• Human Resource Generalist

    WWAARC- Warren, Washington, Albany Counties
    Job Description
    WWAARC seeks a full-time (40-hour) Human Resource Generalist. The Human Resource Generalist performs human resource related duties at the professional level across all 3 counties. HR Generalist is required to research, coordinate, participate in career/job fairs, networking events, and other career related events to promote and market career opportunities with WWAARC. Responsible for full cycle recruitment and retention; including but not limited to: recruitment, advertising, external/internal postings, working with proficiency within Applicant Tracking System, interviews, on-boarding, references, change of status procedure, and new hire appointments. This position provides administrative support to the HR Department on all personnel and HR system matters including, but not limited to: letters, mailing, filing, data entry including Affirmative Action Plan tracking, and all other HR systems as required Active participation in HR department meetings and strategic planning is required. Travel between the two Administrative Offices is required (Quaker Road , Queensbury & Krumkill Road, Slingerlands).

    Qualifications:
    • Prior experience in Human Resources strongly preferred
    • Experience with HRMS preferred
    • Experience with HRIS/Applicant tracking system, preferred
    • Strong communication skills required: in person, phone, written and electronic
    • Strong computer skills: Word, Excel, Must be willing to learn new computer programs.
    • Administrative experience, in Human Resources a plus.
    • Must be able to work independently and also in teams.
    • A Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in Human Resources or Business, plus one to three years relevant experience is preferred. Minimum qualifications include High School Diploma or equivalent required.
    • SHRM-CP or PHR are strongly preferred. A willingness to obtain HR Certification is required.
    • WWAARC Agency insurable Driver’s License required.

    Anticipated Shift:
    A typical work week is Monday through Friday, day hours; however, this position requires flexibility. The HR Generalist must be available for some evenings and occasional weekends as needs require for recruitment events, projects, training's, and seminars. Travel between the two Administrative Offices is required (Quaker Road , Queensbury & Krumkill Road, Slingerlands); as well as, any travel within the 3 counties. This is hourly non-exempt position.

    What's in it for You:
    • Work where you AND the work you do are valued
    • Full time, Part time and Per Diem available
    • Flexible schedules available - Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekends • Extensive Paid Training offered: days, evenings and weekends.
    • Positive work environment, with advancement potential, for dedicated professionals
    • Generous planned time off, and sick time, group health & dental insurance, life insurance, 403(b) retirement plans, HSA & FSA
    • Work for an agency who welcomes and supports: diversity, individuality and individual expression of our employees and the we people support • WWAARC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, disabled/protected veterans, females, minorities, gender identity, sexual orientation

    WHY WWAARC?
    Warren, Washington & Albany Counties Chapter of NYSARC, Inc. (WWAARC), located in upstate New York, is a nonprofit organization serving nearly 1,000 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We operate 43 residences, 30 Supported Living Program (SLP) apartments, four day programs, a Work Center, Community Employment and have the only Respite Center between Albany and the Canadian border. For over 50 years, WWAARC has represented a longstanding tradition of providing outstanding advocacy, family support, and the very best quality services to many people throughout Warren, Washington and Albany Counties.

    WWAARC Values
    • We value the dreams, aspirations and goals of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their rights to a full, productive and responsible role in society.
    • We value the rights of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities to make their own choices.
    • We value diversity in membership and leadership.
    • We value the dedication and commitment of the staff who serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
    • We value being family-led and professionally managed.

    Contact
    Ricky Lyons Deputy Executive Director, Business & Employment Services Warren, Washington, and Albany Counties ARC (WWAARC), a chapter of The Arc NY 436 Quaker Road Queensbury, NY 12804 334 Krumkill Road Slingerlands, NY 12159
    Phone-518-935-4305
    Cell- 518-502-3089
    Fax-518-459-0935
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