Human Resources Assistant


Human Resources

Reports to

Human Resources Director (HRD)

Job Summary

Under general direction, this position provides support to the Human Resources Director (HRD); assist with activities to recruit, attract, and screen/interview a diverse pool of qualified talent for agency departments/programs; and ensure compliance with employment laws and regulations, and agency policies and procedures. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: collaborate with HRD to consult with hiring managers to understand the requirements, duties, and qualifications desired for the specified vacant position(s); facilitate and/or support with pre-employment screening process, employment reference checks, criminal background checks, coordinating appointments for physicals, drug screens, etc.; prepare new hire file for approval; participate in selection process by sourcing, screening, interviewing and recommending qualified candidates to HRD/hiring manager; provide timely information on the status of recruitment efforts; participate in creating interview guides and administering assessments to align with competencies and requirements, as applicable; assist HRD on recruitment-related materials including job descriptions, postings, and advertisements; communicate with potential candidates during the offer process, identifying start dates, and other pertinent details; coordinate and assist with human resources orientation and ongoing professional development (PD) training; maintain the confidentiality of information and materials received verbally, in meetings or day-to day operations of the Human Resources Department; conduct filing; prepare a variety of material such as interoffice communications, correspondence, forms, statistics, and reports;  participate in developing, implementing, maintaining, and monitoring policies, procedures, standards/guidelines; participate in annual program self-assessment; attend staff meetings, training and workshops; perform related duties as assigned.


Completion of post-secondary education with an Associate Degree (Bachelor’s Preferred) in Business Management supplemented by one (1) year personnel practices experience, data entry/retrieval procedures, computer literacy (operation of computer equipment) and other technological devices or equivalent combinations of experience and/or education; pre-employment drug test, post-employment physical and criminal background checks conducted

Pay Rate

$35,776.00 - $44,699.20 Annualized (Pay Level 24) /Commensurate with experience


$2,000 sign-on incentive ($1,000 at first pay check after hire and $1,000 after six months of consecutive work) and 10% temporary salary increase, per pay period


Medical, Life, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 403(b) Retirement Plan with employer matching, Paid-Time Off (PTO); Paid Holidays, Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and other benefits as applicable to work classification


Regular, Full-Time / Non-Exempt

Work Schedule

12-Months/Year-around / Monday–Friday / 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. 

Posting Dates

10/13/2022 – 10/26/2022


Community Action Akron Summit
Human Resources Department
55 East Mill Street                                     
Akron, OH 44308

Or, E-mail Resume to: resumes@ca-akron.org


Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.  Applications/resumes are kept on file for 6-months. For application for employment, employment opportunities and other agency information visit www.ca-akron.org
Equal Opportunity Employer