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HR Generalist
Job Title: HR Generalist
Address: 150 State Street Suite 400 Rochester, New York 14614
Phone: 585-256-4635
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Others
Years of Experience:  5
Travel: None
Starting Salary:
# of Openings: 1
HR Generalist

This job has a dual role of supporting Rochester Chamber employees from an internal HR standpoint, as well as supporting Rochester Chamber members through the HR Services duties.


Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
I.  Internal HR:
  • Responsible for the entire employee life cycle from hiring to termination, including new hire paperwork, handbook review and benefits orientation, employee relations issues, terminations and exit interviews. 
  • Maintain employee files and HR data.
  • Administers employee benefits and maintains legal compliance for a variety of insurances including medical, dental, life, 401K, PFL, FMLA, ADA, as well as workers’ compensation, disability, unemployment.
  • Responsible for ensuring online timecards are approved by employees and managers each week.
  • Process payroll twice a month
  • Administers programs, policies, practices and activities that support management’s efforts including job descriptions, handbook and policy/benefit reviews.
  • Assist with training and development activities, performance appraisal process, etc.
  • Coordinates employee activities such AED training or defensive driving seminars.
II. HR Services:

  • Manage Friday HR Briefings including coordination of speakers, determine topics, as well as preparation, handout copies, and room setup.
  • HR Services duties including responding to member HR helpline inquiries, participate in HR forum meetings and assist with preparation, assist with custom survey projects, assist with labor law guide and survey sales processing, Salesforce membership database entries/registrations, etc.
Education, Experience and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s in Human Resources or related field preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of five (5) years of applicable human resource generalist experience preferred, with solid understanding of key human resources areas.
  • Experience with payroll processing preferred, especially Paychex Flex.
  • Well versed in and able to apply knowledge of NYS and federal labor laws
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint, comfortable with Internet research and use of technology in general.
  • Professional Human Resources certification a plus
Fast-paced work environment that requires the ability to multi-task and shift gears at a moment’s notice. Strong focus on both internal and external customer service and ability to maintain strict confidentiality.

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Rochester Chamber to provide equal opportunity in employment and conditions of employment to all individuals regardless of age, race, color, religious beliefs, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, veteran or military status, disability, pregnancy-related condition, predisposing genetic characteristics, genetic information, marital status, familial status, prior arrest, domestic violence victim status, non-job related convictions, participation in lawful activities outside of our workplace, or any other status protected by law.


Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 2/8/2019

Company Information
Company Name: Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce
Attention: Janine Mason Placement Specialist RBA Staffing Janine.Mason@RBAStaffing.com

  Listing #:   178   
  Date Created:   2/8/2019
  Last Updated:   2/8/2019
  Date Expired:   3/10/2019
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