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Assistant Human Resources Director

Hennepin Technical College
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota 55445
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Assistant Human Resources Director

Hennepin Technical College is looking for an Assistant Human Resources Director to complete a dedicated team of professionals serving the largest technical college in Minnesota with campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie. This is a strategic leadership position and business partner to all campus divisions, the CHRO, HR Staff, and the System Office.

The purpose of this position is to provide strategic planning, leadership and serve as a business partner to the campus, the CHRO, HR Staff and external clients. The Assistant HR Director will be second in command in the human resources office and will act as CHRO in the CHRO's absence. She/He will manage the day-to-day operations of the human resources office; provide lead work direction, training and coaching to HR Staff. The Assistant HR Director will be a strategic partner with campus leadership, managing projects, leading total quality improvement initiatives, and, providing human resource data to internal and external clients. The Assistant HR Director will provide labor relations advice and counsel to staff and leadership. The Assistant HR Director serves as the designated Affirmative Action Officer and Disability Coordinator.

PLEASE NOTE: To be qualified for this position, you must meet all of the following Minimum Qualifications. Ensure that your cover letter and resume contain descriptions of your work experiences sufficient for comparison against the requirements stated below.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in HR Management or a related field and at least three years of progressive HR experience demonstrating leadership and participation in strategic planning
  • Experience with affirmative action plans and the application of affirmative action in the hiring process
  • Demonstrated experience with accommodation requests under the ADA
  • Demonstrated experience managing projects and rolling out new initiatives
  • Demonstrated experience leading continuous improvement initiatives
  • Demonstrated experience managing data requests and producing reports
  • Proven ability to develop positive working relationships with union officials
  • Experience entering data into and retrieving data from a Human Resource Information System
  • Experience using new technologies to support work
  • Experience using an applicant tracking system
  • Knowledge of employment laws such as FMLA, FLSA, ADA, EEOC, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to interact respectfully with diverse populations


Preferred Qualifications:

  • SPHR or PHR certification
  • Master's degree
  • Knowledge of and experience with State of Minnesota or MN State policies, procedures, and compensation systems
  • Experience with visa procedures


Founded in 1972, Hennepin Technical College is the largest technical college in Minnesota. With campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie, Hennepin Technical College has a diverse student population of nearly 20,000 and offers degree and non-degree coursework in over 45 programs. Achieving a 98% job placement rate within its network of industry partners, Hennepin Technical College prepares students for in-demand and high-paying employment opportunities. Hennepin Technical College is a member of Minnesota State, which includes 30 community and technical colleges and seven state universities serving approximately 400,000 students. It is the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States.

To apply for this position, applicants must submit their completed application/resume through the Minnesota Management & Budget (MMB) Employment website: https://mn.gov/mmb/careers/. A cover letter is required in the screening question portion of the application. Please include a brief summary of knowledge, skills and abilities relevant to the job posting and any additional pertinent information. To move forward in the process, you must meet all of the minimum qualifications. NOTE: Incomplete applications will not be considered for an interview. Search for Job ID 21712 to view and apply for this vacancy. Mailed applications will not be accepted. This position will remain open until filled. First review of applications will begin May 9, 2018.

HTC is committed to diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.

HTC is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and educator. A member of the Minnesota State Colleges &Universities System.

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