This position provides entry-level professional human resource services to faculty, staff and administration of multiple colleges and serves as the Benefits Specialist for the specified region by providing technical expertise and human resources function oversight in the area of Insurance and benefits. This position is responsible for the integrity of work in the areas such as Affordable Care Act, TRA, and SRP. The incumbent will resolve complex issues related to benefit eligibility with Minnesota State's system office and Minnesota Management and Budget and provide direction and oversight to the staff of the transactional service center and the colleges served. As directed, maintain confidential files containing collective bargaining proposals and counter proposals, strategies, costing information and other labor relations information as defined by M.S. 13.37.
Note: Work location for external applicants will be Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park campus. Internal candidates may work remotely from their home campus.
Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business, public policy or similar OR two (2) years of para-professional human resources experience OR equivalent combination of education and work experience
Knowledge of employee benefits plans including health insurance and retirement plans
Knowledge of employment laws pertaining to employee benefits and insurance such as the ACA, HRA's and public pension/ retirement plans
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel
Proficiency in producing and analyzing reports used to guide decision making
Demonstrated excellent customer service experience
Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management or related field
Certification(s) in applicable specialty areas such as CEBS, S/PHR, SHRM S/CP
Human Resources experience working in the Minnesota State system (formerly MnSCU)
2 years of experience with federal and state employment laws
2 years of experience working with HRIS systems
Demonstrated experience maintaining and working with confidential material
Founded in 1972, Hennepin Technical College is the largest technical college in Minnesota. With campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie, Hennepin Technical College has a diverse student population of more than 9,500 and offers degree and non-degree coursework in over 45 programs. Achieving a 99% job placement rate within its network of industry partners, Hennepin Technical College prepares students for in-demand and high-paying employment opportunities Hennepin Technical College is a member of Minnesota State, which includes 30 community and technical colleges and seven state universities serving approximately 400,000 students. It is the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States.
To apply for this position, applicants must submit their application/resume through the State of Minnesota career website at http://www.mn.gov/careers. To view and apply for this vacancy, search Job ID 38760. Mailed applications will not be accepted.
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Internal Number: 19313
About HENNEPIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Hennepin Technical College with campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. The college is strategically positioned to meet the economic and workforce development needs of business and industry throughout Minnesota. HTC faculty and staff are committed to preparing students to be successful in obtaining the education and skills that can result in employment and a career. Curriculum is industry validated and delivered in an environment that emulates the work setting. Students receive a well-rounded educational experience that gives them the skills and ability to secure the first job in their career as well as to advance in their career.