Northwestern Health Sciences University prepares the next generation of healthcare professionals to deliver and advance health care.
Founded in 1941, NWHSU is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. While the institution's history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, NWHSU now focuses more broadly on integrative care, health, and wellness. In addition to our Doctor of Chiropractic, we offer a Doctor in Chinese Medicine, and offerings in massage therapy, nutrition, undergraduate health sciences, and the allied health professions - medical assisting, medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but advance health care.
The Human Resources Generalist (HRG) provides human resources consultation to employees and the management team to facilitate the delivery of strategic and operational human resources services that support and advance the University's mission. The HRG provides guidance to all levels of management and employees in the areas of recruitment and selection, onboarding, compensation, legal compliance, and interpretation of Human Resources policies and guidelines. This is an excellent opportunity for an organized detail-oriented, and process disciplined individual looking for an opportunity to join a service-oriented HR team. Must have strong communication skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion.
This is a full-time, benefits-eligible opportunity working Monday Friday, 8:00 am 4:30 pm. Flexibility to work remotely up to 2 days per week.
Bachelor's degree in Human Resources
3-5 years' experience
Previous recruitment experience required (sourcing through onboarding)
Previous HR Generalist experience
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent interpersonal and written communications skills
Ability to be attentive to details
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work effectively in a team environment
Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality
Knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations
Proficient with Office 365
Prior experience with ADP workforce preferred
Other Specialized Knowledge/Skills:
Service-centered orientation that understands our function exists to service our mission and internal customers
Ability to work with information requiring confidentiality and a high degree of discretion
Flexibility to adjust work tasks and work schedule as needed to accomplish objectives
Strong initiative, team skills and behaviors
Demonstrated ability to set and achieve priorities
Excellent organizational, project management, and time management skills
Effective oral and written communication skills required
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent computer and software skills, including intermediate spreadsheet, intermediate word-processing, basic presentation, basic calendar systems, and email
NWHSU is proud to offer you and your eligible family members a comprehensive benefits package. Our package is designed to change with you meeting current needs and anticipating your future needs. We offer medical, dental, and vision care insurance. Flexible spending accounts that allow you to pay for out of pocket medical and daycare or eldercare expenses with pre-tax dollars. Life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability that allow you to be protected for an unexpected loss or income interruptions. As your partner in building retirement income, NWHSU provides a 403(b) Plan. On-site clinic services for you and your immediate family. Tuition reimbursement to support employees in job-related courses outside of NWHSU and Tuition Remission for academic courses and continuing education classes offered by NWHSU. Our generous time away program helps you enjoy a health work/life balance.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate.
About Northwestern Health Sciences University
Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. Located in Bloomington, Minn., the university has been a fixture in the market since 1941. Our deep history is rooted in their founding of The College of Chiropractic, established more than 70 years ago.
While the institution's history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, NWHSU now focuses more broadly on health and wellness. In addition to our doctor of chiropractic degree, we offer degrees, course credits, certificates, and specializations in acupuncture and Chinese medicine, massage therapy, nutrition, undergraduate health sciences, and the allied health professions—medical assisting, medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but also advance health care.
NWHSU advances innovative models of integrative care to lead people to live happier, healthier lives. We are educators who believe that integrative, natural healthcare is for everyone. We provi...de needed services for the community in which we live and work. We also believe that evidence-focused integrative care teams deliver a unified approach to promote better health outcomes. Our goal is to transform health care through patient-centered, evidence-based, care that optimizes health and well-being.
Our nearly 130 faculty members annually teach more than 1,000 students across degree and certificate programs and 3,600 continuing education students. NWHSU has more than 8,500 graduates throughout the U.S. and in 21 countries. NWHSU is a not-for-profit institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Our 25-acre, non-residential campus in Bloomington, Minnesota is eight miles from MSP Airport and ten miles from downtown Minneapolis.