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Director of Human Resources

Company: Illinois Park and Recreation Association
Location: Skokie
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Job Description:

Search the online job posting and see if there's something for you. This is the place to find your next career move. -$95,000 to $117,000 hiring range depending on qualifications and experienceDue to an upcoming retirement, the Skokie Park District is beginning the recruitment and hiring process for the position of Director of Human Resources. This position is part of the district's administration leadership team, and reports to the Executive Director. We offer an exceptional workplace, and an excellent immediate benefit package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage effective on the first day of employment. We are proud of other benefits offered to full-time staff. Some of our key benefit offerings are highlighted below: -Generous paid vacation, sick and personal leave, paid parental leave, 8 paid holidaysParticipation in IMRF (a defined benefit pension plan), and other voluntary retirement plansDisability benefits provided by IMRFLife insuranceContinuing education benefits and participation at job related seminars and conferencesOpportunity to participate in medical and dependent care flexible spending planFacility Usage benefits for employee and their immediate familyDiscounted rates for the following programs: preschool, childcare at our full service day care center, enrollment in our before/after school childcare program and summer camp programsQualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Human Resources, Business Administration, Public Administration or closely related field preferred. MBA or Master's Degree in Human Resource Management or related field a plus. Prefer an individual that possesses a current PHR and/or SHRM-CP certification. A minimum of at least five (5) years of experience in human resource management that includes risk management and benefit administration. -Experience with administering IMRF benefits, and claims administration desirable. Experience with UKG HRIS software a plus but not required. Experience with ACA (Affordable Care Act) reporting and compliance required. Prior participation in the IAPD/IPRA Distinguished Agency (DPRA) certification process a plus. Position requires excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills, -strong supervisory, customer service and interpersonal skills. Must have the ability to interact with all employees and all levels of management in a knowledgeable, positive, professional and helpful manner. Must have the ability to maintain confidentiality, possess good judgment, and be approachable.Duties: Responsible for overseeing the district's human resource function. Major areas of responsibility include employee relations, recruitment and hiring, wage and salary administration, benefit administration, onboarding, training, personnel policy development and revision, and ensuring that the district is in legal compliance with all State and Federal employment laws. Serves as a lead member of the district's Safety Committee and loss control review process; works -closely with PDRMA (Park District Risk Management Agency) staff and manages all workers' comp, property damage, vehicle claims and patron claims for the district. Administers all unemployment claims and represents the district at unemployment hearings. Counsels supervisory staff in employee relations, manages investigations, discipline, performance improvement plans and terminations. Serves as a resource to employees that are experiencing work related or personal problems. Maintains all personnel files and accurate job descriptions for all positions. Oversees the payroll process that is performed in house. Supervises the full-time Payroll/HR Coordinator and part-time HR department staff. -To apply: Complete online employment application. Please include resume, cover letter and a list of at least three (3) professional references. -Use the link below to apply:Contact: Questions about this position may be directed to Lynn Seebacher, Director of Human Resources at or by calling 847-933-4357.The Skokie Park District is an equal opportunity employer. -ContactLynn SeebacherEnter the e-mail address below that you would like to send this to.

Keywords: Illinois Park and Recreation Association, Skokie , Director of Human Resources, Executive , Skokie, Illinois

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