May 07, 2021

Human Resources (HR) Assistant

  • Robert Half
  • BOURBONNAIS, Illinois, United States
Human Resources

Gig Description


A Steel Manufacturing company is looking to add to their expanding team with a Human Resources Assistant. The ideal candidate would be a self-starter eager to grow their career within their field. Renowned for its incredible work environment, the company is seeking a highly-skilled and ambitious candidate to join their team. Daily responsibilities will include handling a variety of personnel related administrative tasks while providing clerical support to the HR department and employees regarding human resources related activities, policies, processes, and procedures. If you're based in the Bourbonnais, Illinois area, you may want to check out this HR Assistant opportunity offered on a short-term temporary basis.


- Explore the internet to locate potential customers

- Participate in planning new employee orientation meetings

- Be in charge of administrative and office responsibilities

- Maintain employee database records


- Excellent communication and organizational skills

- Familiar with office applications and software, as well as Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS)

- Approachable and appropriate demeanor when interacting with all levels of staff in a rapidly changing environment

- Experience handling confidential business matters and information with discretion

- Disciplinary Action experience

- Benefits administration experience required

- Adeptness in Onboarding

- Demonstrated knowledge of New Hire Orientations

- FMLA experience

- General familiarity with Engineering Recruiting

- Practical knowledge of Recruiting Functions

- Background working with Human Resources (HR) Administration

- Policy Interpretation experience

- Ad Hoc Reporting experience highly preferred

- Strong familiarity with leave of absences

- Desire to thrive in scenarios of team-based work or independent tasks, always looking to learn more and take initiative on a number of different projects and tasks

If you are a self-starter who is passionate about supporting a dynamic and growing company, we would love to hear from you! Contact us now - this position is available and will be staffed by the end of the week!


Budget (hourly or project based)

$18.00 - $20.00 / Hourly