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Human Resources Assistant

778

Statewide
Job Postings
106th

Out of 439
Jobs In-Demand
2,470

Currently Employed
in Indiana
$15.12 - $21.98

Avg. Hourly Wage
Indiana
$15.48 - $22.86

Avg. Hourly Wage
USA
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Human Resources Assistant - Indiana Regions Overview:

The graph above shows that there were 778 job postings for the occupation of Human Resources Assistant in Indiana during 2013 and 2014. The vertical bar chart shows which regions had the most demand for Human Resources Assistant. These numbers represent current demand as advertised in online job postings and do not necessarily indicate projected job growth in the future. Nevertheless, these numbers are a valid barometer for gauging recent job demand statewide and regionally in Indiana.

What Human Resources Assistant Do:

Compile and keep personnel records. Record data for each employee, such as address, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports, and date of and reason for termination. May prepare reports for employment records, file employment records, or search employee files and furnish information to authorized persons.

Common Job Activities:

  • Process, verify, and maintain personnel related documentation, including staffing, recruitment, training, grievances, performance evaluations, classifications, and employee leaves of absence.
  • Request information from law enforcement officials, previous employers, and other references to determine applicants' employment acceptability.
  • Process and review employment applications to evaluate qualifications or eligibility of applicants.
  • Arrange for advertising or posting of job vacancies and notify eligible workers of position availability.
  • Record data for each employee, including such information as addresses, weekly earnings, absences, amount of sales or production, supervisory reports on performance, and dates of and reasons for terminations.
  • Explain company personnel policies, benefits, and procedures to employees or job applicants.
  • Provide assistance in administering employee benefit programs and worker's compensation plans.
  • Select applicants meeting specified job requirements and refer them to hiring personnel.
  • Inform job applicants of their acceptance or rejection of employment.
  • Interview job applicants to obtain and verify information used to screen and evaluate them.
  • Gather personnel records from other departments or employees.
  • Examine employee files to answer inquiries and provide information for personnel actions.
  • Answer questions regarding examinations, eligibility, salaries, benefits, and other pertinent information.
  • Search employee files to obtain information for authorized persons and organizations, such as credit bureaus and finance companies.
  • Compile and prepare reports and documents pertaining to personnel activities.
  • Administer and score applicant and employee aptitude, personality, and interest assessment instruments.
  • Prepare badges, passes, and identification cards, and perform other security-related duties.
  • Arrange for in-house and external training activities.

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