The human resource assistant is directly responsible for the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the human resource function.Responsibilities:Develops and administers various human resources plan and procedures for all company personnel.Plans, organizes and controls all activities of the department. Participates in developing department goals, objectives and systems.Implements and annually updates the compensation program; rewrites job descriptions as necessary; conducts annual salary surveys and develops merit pool (salary budget); analyzes compensation; monitors the performance evaluation program and revises as necessary.Develops, recommends and implements personnel policies and procedures; prepares and maintains handbook on policies and procedures; performs benefits administration to include claims resolution, change reporting, approving invoices for payment, annual re-evaluation of policies for cost-effectiveness, information activities program and cash flow.Conducts recruitment effort for all exempt, nonexempt and temporary workers; writes and places advertisements; works with supervisors to screen and interview candidates; conducts reference checking; extends job offers; conducts new-employee orientations; monitors career-path program and employee relations counseling; conducts exit interviews.Establishes and maintains department records and reports. Participates in administrative staff meetings and attends other meetings, such as seminars. Maintains organizational charts and employee directory.Evaluates reports, decisions and results of department initiatives in relation to established goals.Recommends new approaches, policies and procedures to effect continual improvements in efficiency of department and services performed.Create and follow up a training matrix for all departments.Extensive knowledge and experience in identifying legal requirements and government reporting regulations. Provides technical support to plant personnel to ensure compliance with applicable occupational safety and health regulations.Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local employment laws.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:CommunicationConsultationCritical EvaluationGlobal & Cultural AwarenessHR ExpertiseLeadership & NavigationRelationship ManagementEthical PracticeSupervisory ResponsibilityEducation:High SchoolExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:Four (4) year degree or equivalent work experience in HR or related fieldEnglish / Spanish Language Preferably Essential Functions Apply online: www.spherion.com/apply and call the office to schedule an interview!!!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.