Overview

Human Resources Generalist
The City of Hays’ Human Resources Department is looking for a dependable Human Resources Generalist. Duties include recruitment, benefit administration, providing employee and citizen assistance, scheduling meetings, reviewing and paying invoices, conducting new employee orientations, scheduling events, entering payroll information, filing, data entry, and other clerical duties.

Typical work schedule is Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Friday 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

REQUIREMENTS
Valid Kansas driver’s license and a high school diploma or GED required. College degree is preferred. The ideal candidate would have a working knowledge of terminology of human resources management, the ability to solve problems, and a thorough knowledge of office procedures. This employee must have strong oral and written communication, public relation, and organizational skills. A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Applicant must reside within a 40-minute response time of Hays within 6 months of employment. Job offer is contingent on passing a pre-employment physical.

COMPENSATION
Full Pay Range: $15.81 – $25.94/hour. Starting wage based on experience. The City of Hays offers great benefits including health insurance, KPERS, Paid Time Off & Holidays. For more information about the position, pay, & benefits, visit www.haysusa.com/employment.

HOW TO APPLY
Applications will be accepted online only at www.haysusa.com/employment. Opened until filled. Questions about the position may be sent to Erin Giebler, Director of Human Resources, at egiebler@haysusa.com or by calling 785-628-7320. EOE

About City of Hays

Hays, Kansas (pop. 20,500), is a university community serving as a regional center for education, health care, professional services, shopping, culture, arts, & recreation for the western half of Kansas - serving a population of nearly 100,000. This excellent community is recognized among the top Kansas cities in entertainment, health, arts, culture. Hays is home to Fort Hays State University (FHSU), a regional comprehensive university with over 14,000 students, known for its innovation & entrepreneurship. FHSU is the fastest growing university in the Kansas Regents system. The Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center on the FHSU campus is home to the Encore Series, Hays Symphony, & other national & world caliber performances. Hays Med, part of the University of Kansas Health System, is a major employer with more than 1,000 employees. Hays Med is home to the DeBakey Heart Institute of Kansas & one of the top rural medical centers in the United States. The Bricks in Historic Downtown Hays has unique shopping, galleries, eateries, & entertainment. Hays boasts excellent recreational facilities including: full service gyms, Hays Aquatic Park, Smoky Hill Country Club, Hays Municipal Golf Course, an extensive recreational program, & excellent opportunities for walking, running, & biking. Hays is within 45 minutes of two large lakes providing fishing, boating & other water sports. Bike Hays contains 21 miles of connecting trail system. The Hays Municipal Airport provides connecting jet service to Denver and Chicago with several flights in each direction daily. Multiple high-speed Internet providers service Hays. Hays is in an elite group of cities with fiber to the premise. More information about the City of Hays, KS at www.visithays.com.