About the University and the Human Resources Department:
California State University, San Bernardino is a preeminent center of intellectual and cultural activity in Inland Southern California. Opened in 1965 and set at the foothills of the beautiful San Bernardino Mountains, the university serves more than 20,000 students each year and graduates about 4,000 students annually.
The Human Resources Department provides service in the areas of benefits, compensation, employee and labor relations, employment, payroll, performance management, recognition, training and development, leaves of absence and other human resources programs.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Some evenings and weekends may be required. The work schedule for this position during the summer months is Monday through Thursday from 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM (30 minute unpaid meal period).
Anticipated Hiring Range: $2504 to $4200 per month
First Review Deadline: This position will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed beginning June 27, 2018.
Please attach a cover letter, resume (or curricula vitae) and diversity statement. The diversity statement may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational/professional experiences, background/philosophy has prepared you for the role you are applying for at California State University, San Bernardino. (Maximum 250 words)
Reporting to the Director of Human Resources, the Confidential Office Support will provide administrative office support to the Human Resources management team and support/coordinate general office activities by performing a wide variety of administrative tasks independently. Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Incumbent will assist with the preparation and gathering of sensitive data for fact finding, investigations, grievance responses, notice of investigation, collective bargaining, union release time request coordination, meet and confers, disciplinary actions and information requests.
Incumbent will be responsible for coordinating/maintaining confidential documents, meeting notes and assist with determining what items can be filed/archived electronically.
Incumbent will draft memos, edit/format documents and proofreads materials containing confidential and/or sensitive information.
Incumbent will assist with general office operations, answer/direct callers and respond to inquiries as needed to appropriate Human Resources team members or other departments.
Incumbent will maintain the Director's calendar and prioritize all requests for meetings.
Incumbent will make travel arrangements, process travel claims and other reimbursements for the Human Resources team.
Incumbent will assist with organizing the Employee Service Awards, President's Retirement Luncheon and other special programs and events including coordinating catering orders and working with Special Events and Guest Services.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation;
Department work practices, campus policies, administrative policies and procedures;
Business writing practices and protocol;
Principles of employee supervision;
Record keeping methods and procedures;
Modern office practices, procedures, methods, and equipment; and
Microsoft Office software applications and programs.
Plan, organize, and prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines;
Organize, coordinate, and supervise the work of office support staff;
Prepare, proofread, disseminate, and file a variety of office documents;
Interpret office practices and procedures pertaining to departmental and divisional programs and functions to which this position is assigned;
Microsoft Office software applications and programs;
Type at a net rate of 50 words per minute or at an established rate which is proficient for the job assignment;
Operate standard office equipment such as photocopiers, facsimile machines, and ten-key calculators;
Perform basic math computations quickly and accurately;
Interact cooperatively with staff, management, other departments, and public and union representatives;
To take and transcribe dictation at meetings;
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing;
Appear for work on time;
Follow directions from a supervisor;
Understand and follow posted work rules and procedures;
Accept constructive criticism; and
Establish and maintain cooperative working relationship with those contacted in the course of work.
This position may be required to work overtime hours as needed.
Experience & Training and License/Certificate: A combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities may be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Experience: Two or more years of increasingly responsible administrative, secretarial, and clerical experience is required. At least three years of Human Resources experience in a unionized higher education institution or public agency is highly desirable.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business, public or personnel administration, psychology or a related field.
License/Certificate: This position may occasionally drive a personal or campus vehicle. A valid and appropriate California driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position is considered a `mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.
This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html
This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)
California State University, San Bernardino offers a challenging and innovative academic environment. The university seeks to provide a supportive and welcoming social and physical setting where students, faculty and staff feel they belong and can excel. The university provides students the opportunity to engage in the life of the campus, interact with others of diverse backgrounds and cultures, as well as participate in activities that encourage growth, curiosity and scholarly fulfillment. Through its branch campus in Palm Desert, the university mission extends to the Coachella Valley.