HR Generalist (7595U), First Contact Central Services, Berkeley Regional Services -
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Departmental Overview Berkeley Regional Services (BRS) is comprised of six (6) 'service regions' that provide local high-quality administrative support to their groupings of schools, colleges and departments.
Berkeley Regional Services (BRS) also provides central services to campus in the areas of:
Onboarding for newly hired employees
Benefits and Leaves support
Responsibilities Client Relations through our call center and case management system
Responds to client inquiries with heightened response expectations.
Applies professional HR concepts when counseling employees concerning work-related issues of low to moderate scope and complexity.
Consults with Generalists and CSS managers when working on non-routine issues of complex or sensitive nature.
Works with Generalist group to resolve routine employee relations issues. May draft counseling memos.
Conducts exit interviews as required. Satellite Office Management
Staffs satellite locations and manages operations of the satellite locations
Responsibilities include completing new hire packets with new employees and explaining University policies.
How to Apply Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Other Information This position is a 40-hour per week, Temporary (Contract Appointment) role from February - May 31, 2019, supporting the UCPath Conversion Project on our First Contact Team.
Conviction History Background This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.