Human Resources Officer

Contact North Contact Nord
Thunder Bay, ON

Contact North Contact Nord
Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network
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Summary: Reporting to the Director, Human Resources, this position will be responsible for: producing timely and accurate payroll and all related payroll functions for a workforce of 250+ staff; coordination of the staff recruitment process including job postings, screening, interviewing and orientation; participation on the Health & Safety committee and coordination and management of all required safety training; providing general support for the Human Resources Department.
Qualifications: Post-secondary education with a degree or diploma in the field of Human Resources. Proven track record in the field of Human Resources with a minimum of three to five years direct experience. Strong computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/Outlook). Related payroll experience preferably with ADP payroll software. Experience handling and respecting confidential information. Background in Health & Safety including knowledge of relevant legislation. Highly developed organizational, time management and communication skills, both oral and written. Bilingualism is an asset. A self-starter with high attention to detail and accuracy and ability to meet deadlines is essential.
Location: Thunder Bay
Compensation: Competitive compensation package including full range of benefits
Qualified individuals are invited to submit a comprehensive resume, complete with references, by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 to: