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Company Name:Wayne County Government
Location:Detroit, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
Category:Human Resources
Pay:$47,868 - Salary
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Under the guidance of the HR Business Partner to HVCW in the Department of Personnel/Human Resources, the Personnel Manager will serve as the Personnel/Human Resources liaison at the Juvenile Detention Facility (JDF). The Personnel Manager functions as the Leave/FMLA coordinator for JDF, maintains FMLA database for all JDF employees, prepares and processes JDF FMLA leave time requests, etc; assists with the maintenance of departmental personnel records; supervises clerical staff; supports grievance procedure, employee disciplinary actions and internal investigations; conducts general PHR administration and employee relations at JDF; and supports selection and recruitment efforts for JDF. The Personnel Manager also assists in the creation and administration of the Department's personnel policies and procedures; conducts all New Hire Orientations for new employees at JDF; supports JDF training and administration and prepares or supervises the preparation of personnel documents. In addition, the Personnel Manager is responsible for the maintenance, supervision and oversight of personnel information/records for JDF and performs additional duties as assigned.


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • A Bachelor's Degree with a major in Business Administration, Public Administration, Human Resources, or a related degree; AND
  • At least three (3) years of full-time paid human resources experience, which must include processing HR transactions, employee relations, records management, FMLA administration, handling grievances, administering disciplinary actions, and familiarity with HR-related federal and state legislation; one (1) year of which must have been working in a union environment.

*Proof of education must be submitted with the application.

Also, experience conducting investigations into discipline, grievances and employee relations is strongly preferred.

Additional years of the required experience may be substituted on a year for year basis for the required bachelor's degree.

Applicants must describe their experience and training in sufficient detail to allow evaluation of their acceptability under the above qualifications. Failure to do so will result in a rejection of their application.

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