Overview

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization has a job opening for a Human Resources Administrator for the Shreveport Corps, located in Shreveport, LA.

Job Summary: Coordinates, administers, and monitors the Corps employee personnel program; coordinates and monitors the day-to-day operations of the Personnel Department including personnel records, promotions, transfers, terminations, grievances, worker’s compensation, pension and health plan matters. Monitors and enforces personnel policies and procedures. Compiles, submits and maintains appropriate records with Divisional Headquarters including records requiring Divisional Finance Board approval. Processes and maintains time and attendance records and balances. Serves as a lead worker to office personnel.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of the principles and practices of human resources. Knowledge of labor laws and ability to interpret/enforce the same. Knowledge of general office principles, practices and procedures. Ability to supervise, motivate and evaluate the work of office personnel and volunteers. Ability to interview, screen and select qualified applicants to fill open positions. Ability to organize, maintain, and secure personnel records in an effective manner. Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff. Ability to prepare payroll records and meet established deadlines.

Education and Experience: Two year degree from an accredited college or vocational school in Human Resources or a related field, and Two years experience performing personnel and administrative work, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications: Valid Driver’s License

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to perform mathematical calculations. Ability to sort and file documents alphabetically and numerically. Ability to travel to conferences, seminars, training, etc. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail with constant breaks in concentration associated with answering phones or speaking in person to employees requiring assistance. Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) 5-10% of work time. Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like. Travels to various destinations for conferences, seminars, training, etc. where there could be discomforts associated with changes in weather.

Additional Information: All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

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