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HR Generalist
2021-06-10 00:00:00

Maximus is looking for a Business Partner in support of our growing call center in Albany! You will support our valuable employees with their employment life cycle including a focus on employee relations and regulatory compliance processes to attract, retain, develop and engage a talented and diverse workforce for organizational excellence.  

Human Resource Director
2021-05-25 00:00:00

Human Resource Director (Part-time 20 hours per week)

We are seeking a part-time Human Resource Director (20 hours a week) to join our highly collaborative team of staff working within our Independent Living Community.  The Human Resource Director will be responsible for administering human resource policies and programs, balancing employee advocacy and the operating needs of the organization. 

The Human Resource Director will work closely with managers and staff to provide comprehensive HR support, including:

  • Employee relations functions including support and counseling regarding personnel and job related conflicts, problem solving and dispute resolution; ensuring organization policies are administered fairly and consistently.
  • Development of policies and procedures that ensure compliance with state and federal employment laws.
  • Actively work to recruit, onboard and retain staff.
  • Coordinate and deliver employee and supervisor training including benefits, policies and procedures and required annual training.
  • Coordinate leave of absence programs including NYS PFL, Disability, and Worker’s Compensation.
  • Coordinate open enrollment meetings for benefits related programs.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Business or related field.
  • Certifications for Human Resource Professionals (SHRM-CP/SCP or PHR/SPHR) preferred
  • Minimum of five (5) years previous Human Resource experience
  • Knowledge of local, state and federal employment laws and procedures
  • Knowledge of state and federal wage and hour laws
  • Knowledge of employee relations procedure and applicable law
  • Knowledge of staffing and employment practices
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and staff, both orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner
  • Consultative and coaching skills

Sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph, Shaker Pointe is located in Watervliet, New York.  Our mission is to offer senior living residences and amenities that serve to promote independent, active and engaged lifestyles for residents 55 years of age and older.

Shaker Pointe is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law

To apply, please send a resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Director of Human Resources
2021-04-22 00:00:00

Director of Human Resources
Capital Region, New York

Liberty ARC is the Montgomery County Chapter of The Arc New York, a statewide advocacy organization serving people with disabilities through its 42 member Chapters.  Our mission:  Together we support people with disabilities to achieve a quality of life each person values. Our values of Quality, Teamwork, Integrity, Respect, Resourcefulness & Person-Centered form the foundation of all our endeavors.

Liberty ARC was founded in 1957 by parents of children with developmental disabilities who wished to establish special education programs in the local community. Over the six decades since Liberty ARC has been established, the organization has grown to include vocational, residential, day, family support, manufacturing and health-related services.  In addition to our Montgomery County presence, we operate programs in Delaware. 

Liberty has earned a national reputation for quality programs and strong fiscal management.  We hold the prestigious Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) Accreditation with Distinction. We have also earned the Albany Times Union’s Top Work Places in 2019 and 2020.
To learn more about Liberty ARC, visit
Amsterdam is located approximately 32 miles west of Albany in the Capital Region, situated in the beautiful, picturesque Mohawk Valley.  Liberty’s main office is located directly off exit 27 on the New York State Thruway, making it a convenient destination from most areas of the Capital District.

The Position:

Responsible for short and long-term strategic direction of the Human Resources function. Major areas of responsibility/management include, but are not limited to, employment, wage and salary administration, benefits, training, employee/labor relations and organizational development. The Director of Human Resources is a member of the agency’s leadership team.

Job Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management or a related field is required.
  2. Minimum of ten years of progressive HR experience, including two years of experience in a management role is required. 
  3. SPHR Certification preferred.

Major Responsibilities:

  1. Develop, implement and monitor Human Resource policies, programs and practices.
  2. Determine and recommend employee relations practices necessary to establish a positive employer-employee relationship and promote a high level of employee morale.
  3. Assure compliance with legal requirements and government reporting regulations affecting Human Resources function.
  4. Protect interests of employees and the agency in accordance with agency Human Resources policies and governmental laws and regulations.  Approve recommendations for terminations.
  5. Direct a process of organizational planning that evaluates structure, job design, and manpower forecasting throughout the agency.  Coordinate activities across division lines.  Evaluate plans and changes to plans.  Make recommendations to senior management.
  6. Develop and implement recommendations for wage and salary structure, pay policies, performance appraisal programs, and employee benefits programs and services.  Monitor for effectiveness and cost containment.
  7. Manage recruiting and placement practices and procedures.
  8. Assure that training programs that address agency needs are developed and implemented.
  9. Direct the organization’s Succession Planning process to include Development Planning and mentorships.
  10. Assure that subordinates and department policies and procedures support personal outcomes and contribute to maintaining accreditation standards through meeting established principles.

Disclaimer – The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed, as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Liberty reserves the right at its sole discretion to amend its policies, programs and/or guidelines, including the contents of this job description, at any time without prior notice.

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