HR Specialist

Passero Associates’ Rochester Office has an outstanding career opportunity for a Human Resources Specialist to provide exceptional, value-added support to current and prospective employees. Position responsibilities encompass the full lifecycle of the recruitment process which includes sourcing a diverse slate of qualified candidates for open positions, onboarding, and executing candidate engagement activities that result in dynamic candidate and hiring manager experiences.

Key Responsibilities:
• Perform recruitment activities such as sourcing, screening resumes, scheduling interviews, conducting reference & background checks, and extending approved offers to the selected candidates
• Works closely with management to understand current and future job specifications, duties, knowledge, education, skills, and abilities required for positions
• Participate in technical and administrative interviews, when requested
• Identify proactive sourcing strategies through utilization of social media, job boards, career fairs and professional organizations
• Develop and maintain contacts and act as liaison with schools, alumni groups, outreach organizations, and other groups as necessary to meet recruiting objectives
• Identify passive talent through non-traditional methods
• Coordinate and facilitate onboarding and orientation process with new employees, creating critical touch points throughout the employees first 90 days
• Use the company’s ADP Workforce Now System, track applicant flow and new hire demographics to support the firm’s Affirmation Action Plan and to ensure accuracy in governmental reporting
• Assist in the preparation of internal communications regarding new employees
• Assist with benefit administration
• Administer employee reward and recognition programs
• Assist with service award program
• Support employee and organizational development programs
• Performs other HR related duties as required and assigned

Qualifications/Experience
• AAS or BS in Humans Resources, Business, or related field, or commensurate experience
• 3+ years’ recruiting experience
• Recruiting experience in Engineering, Architecture or other professional services, a plus
• Experienced with HRIS/Applicant Tracking Systems; ADP Workforce Now experience, preferred
• Must understand the full cycle of talent acquisition
• Adept with Social Media platforms
• EEO/Affirmative Action reporting experience, preferred
• General HR practices and procedures experience, a plus
• Benefit Administration experience, a plus
• Current knowledge of NYS and Federal employment law
• Strong listening, written and verbal communication skills
• Outstanding interpersonal and relationship-building skills
• Motivated, self-directed, able to handle changing priorities
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and basic PowerPoint

Submit your resume and cover letter today! Visit www.passero.com – Careers, or fax to 585/760-8539 (Req. #1138).

Offering Competitive Salary, Benefits Package & Opportunities for Advancement

EOE/AA – Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran. Passero Associates is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to better serve our clients, our people and the community.

Passero Associates is not able to sponsor visas

Recognized nationally by the Zweig Group as one of the “Best Firms to Work For,” Passero Associates is a growing multi-disciplinary consulting firm providing planning, engineering, architectural design, structural, surveying, sustainability, program management, design-build, construction administration and inspection services throughout ten offices in the northeastern, midwestern, and southeastern United States.

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