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Human Resources Assistant

  • ID: 473884
  • Posted: 12/4/2020
  • Location: Santa Clarita, CA
  • Category: Admin - Administrative
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 - 9 Months


Acara Solutions is hiring a Human Resources assistant for an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets.  Location is in Santa Clarita, CA.  (91350)

This is a 6 month contract position (coverage for maternity leave).

Position Purpose:
The Human Resources Assistant provides specialized administrative support to the HR Department. This position is the first point of contact for the general membership.
Essential Functions:
  • Provides administrative support to the HR Consultant, Site Leader or HR Manager
  • Provides administrative support for all facets of the recruiting and staffing process
  • Maintains member records in HRIS system including new hires & terminations
  • Acts as a liaison with Payroll, initiating and processing change of status forms. May handle payroll processes in some non-domestic locations.
  • Provides support and information to the general membership regarding HR resources, policies and procedures
  • Works to improve HR processes
  • Participates in HR project work
  • Performs employment verifications and background checks.
  • Conducts New Member Orientation
Other Functions:
  • In smaller plants, the HR Assistant may also be responsible for: 
    • Maintaining Benefits records in HRIS system
    • Assisting with the administration of Disability and Worker's Compensation cases
    • Administering the employee badge system
    • Acting as a backup for the switchboard operator
  • Maintains calendars and schedules for HR Generalist and HR Manager
  • Ability to appropriately manage confidential information 
  • Ability to plan and organize; strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to communicate effectively, using good judgment, tact and discretion 
  • Solid knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Ability to learn and apply database management and/or HRIS user environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a team-based environment 
  • Ability to multi-task effectively, while ensuring quality results and timeliness 
  • Good customer service skills 
  • Basic understanding of HR function 
  • Strong problem-solving skills
Job Requirements

Education or Formal Training: 
  • High School Diploma required; Associates Degree or equivalent work experience preferred. 
Experience Required: 
  • 2 years experience in an Administrative Assistant role required. 
Experience may be substituted with a four-year degree and a demonstrated interest in HR

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Alerons strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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