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Human Resources Consultant (Employee Relations)

City of Austin
Austin, Texas 78704
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

This position will responsible for planning, designing, developing, implementing and evaluating major human resources programs within the area of Employee Relations.

Provide advice and counsel to management and other employee groups on a broad range of human resources issues and decisions within the area of Employee Relations.

Identifies, analyze, and recommends solutions for various human resources problems within the area of Employee Relations, monitoring implementation of agree upon actions until the problems has been resolved.

Advise and influence management in making sound employee relations related decisions.

Ensures compliance with federal and state laws, including reporting requirements.

Conducts training departments in changes in policies, personnel procedures and classification programs.

Skill in oral and written communication including investigatory interviewing techniques.

Skill in planning, organizing, and problem solving.

Skill in handling multiple tasks and prioritizing.

Ability to mentor and train.

Maintain knowledge of employee relations and applicable federal, state, and local laws and ordinances governing personnel activities.

An assessment maybe administered.

When completing the City of Austin employment application:

•Please be sure to detail on the application all previous employment that you wish to be considered as part of your qualifications.

•A detailed, complete City of Austin application is required for the position to help us better evaluate your qualifications. For each of your positions, please describe your specific experience as it relates to the minimum and preferred qualifications. Please be thorough in completing the employment application and list all experience that is relevant to this position, including your supervisory and/or leadership experience if applicable. This is the criteria that will be used to select candidates for interview, and the starting salary will be based on overall relevant experience.

Please note that your resume will not substitute for a complete employment application. Statements such as “see resume” will not be accepted.

•Please describe your specific experience as it relates to the minimum and preferred qualifications when responding to the supplemental questions on the application.

If you are selected to interview:

•Military/Veterans must provide a copy of their DD214 at the time of initial interview to receive military/veteran interview preference

•If you are identified as a top candidate, verification of your education, to include High School graduation or GED, undergraduate and/or graduate degrees, will be required.


Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in a related field plus four (4) years of human resources experience in the human resources specialty assigned.

Experience may substitute for one (1) year of the required education up to a maximum of four (4) years substitution.


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