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Human Resources Assistant

Northwestern Michigan College
Traverse City, MI
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Position Title: Human Resources Assistant

Department: Human Resources

Reports To: Director of Human Resources

Anticipated Starting Date: February 3, 2020

Starting Salary: $17.97 Hourly

Excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, vacation, paid sick leave, and tuition benefit. For more details about benefits, go to https://www.nmc.edu/hr/ and click on Salaries and Benefits

The Human Resources Assistant is the first point of contact for employees, directing requests to the appropriate person. This position provides orientations - one-on-one or in small groups for all new hires. This position will primarily support the recruitment process along with other human resource functions including posting positions, processing applications, extending job offers, and providing HR software technology support for all hiring managers through highly detailed and organized communication. Other responsibilities include office management and administrative support. The successful individual will be a relationship builder and welcoming presence in the HR office



  • Associate's degree required (preferably in business or related field)
  • Ability to build positive working relationships
  • Current experience using databases, Microsoft suite, Google suite, calendaring and cloud-based software
  • 2 years' recent experience working in an administrative/office role
  • Experience managing projects and/or processes (example: event planning)


  • Customer service experience in a professional setting
  • Experience dealing with people and sensitive situations

FOUNDATIONAL COMPETENCIES: Essential for all NMC employees

  • Ethical behavior and integrity
  • Commitment to quality service, responsible stewardship, continuous improvement
  • Agility/adaptability/tolerance for ambiguity
  • Accountability/personal responsibility
  • Commitment to lifelong learning
  • Create/Contribute to a culture of innovation and thoughtful risk-taking
  • Collaboration/Team work
  • Value all people


Supervises others in accordance with NMC's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding, recognizing employees; addressing performance problems or gaps


This is a full-time, 40 hour per week position


Applications submitted by 4:30 pm on January 13, 2020 will receive first consideration.This position will remain open until filled. Applications must be submitted online at http://www.nmc.edu/jobs For assistance call 231-995-1025 or 1-800-748-0566 x51025 or email hr@nmc.edu

Non-Discrimination Policy Notice

Northwestern Michigan College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, height, weight, marital status or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities and admissions. nmc.edu/nondiscrimination

Michigan Law requires that a person with a disability or handicap requiring accommodation for employment must notify the employer in writing within 182 days after the need is known

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This position is located at 2200 Dendrinos Drive, Traverse City, MI.

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Posted: 2019-12-30 Expires: 2020-01-28

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