Human Capital Specialist

MAXIMUS

MAXIMUS

Human Capital Specialist

Lynn Haven, FL
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    MAXIMUS is a leading operator of government health and human services programs and has partnered with state, federal and local governments to provide critical, high quality health and human service programs to a diverse array of communities. Operating under MAXIMUS’s founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People® since 1975, MAXIMUS Federal Services is entirely focused on helping government agencies run programs cost-effectively and serve program constituents with improved outcomes. By being a responsible steward for government programs, we help the federal government deliver on its promises through our people, process and technology. Our focus is always on outcomes and results that connect citizens more effectively with government services.

    Job Summary:

    The Human Capital Specialist will provide guidance in one or more functional areas of the human capital department (e.g., recruitment, hiring, new hire orientation, I-9's, reports, payroll, benefits, data management, assisting external walk in applicants and internal employees, employee wellness and engagement, accommodations, leave management, investigations, progressive discipline, termination, unemployment claims, along with helping ensure department policy and process consistency and effectiveness).

    Essential Job Duties:

    • Prepare or maintain employment records related to events such as hiring, termination, leaves, transfers, or promotions
    • Interpret and explain human resources policies, procedures, laws, standards, or regulations
    • Inform job applicants of details such as duties and responsibilities, compensation, benefits, schedules, working conditions, or promotion opportunities
    • Address employee relations issues, such as harassment allegations, work complaints, or other employee concerns
    • Maintain current knowledge of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and affirmative action guidelines and laws, such as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
    • Maintain and update human resources documents, such as organizational charts, directories, or performance evaluation forms
    • Confer with management to develop or implement personnel policies or procedures
    • Perform other duties as may be assigned by executive management
  • Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree with 3+ years of experience.
    • May have additional training or education in area of specialization.
    • Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope & complexity.
    • General application of concepts & principles.
    • Contributes to the completion of organizational projects & goals.
    • Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.
    • Applies knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks.
    • Communicates on complex or sensitive issues or drafts such responses for supervisor or manager.

    EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.

  • Industry
    Government Administration
  • About Us
    With a focus on more effective and efficient government programs, MAXIMUS has operated under our founding mission of "Helping Government Serve the People"​ since 1975. Our 30,000+ professionals deliver high-quality business process and technology solutions, as well as specialized consulting services for government agencies across North America, Australia, the United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia and Singapore. Together, we offer better solutions that lead to better lives for participants of health, welfare-to-work, and child support programs.