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Human Resources & Executive Assistant

Mental Health Connecticut, Inc.
West Hartford, Connecticut 06107
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Mental Health Connecticut, Inc. hasan immediate full-time (Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm) opening for aHuman Resources & Executive Assistant within the West Hartfordarea.


Salary Range: $17-$19 per hour commensurate with experience. MHC offers a competitive benefits package which includes:

  • Medical (Current employee coverage 80% paid for by MHC)
  • Dental
  • Voluntary vision
  • Short Term Disability insurance fully paid for by MHC
  • 403b Retirement Plan (company match is $.50 for every dollar contributed up to 6%)
  • Paid time off (11 Paid holidays, vacation time, personal time, floating holiday time, sick time)


This professional level nonexempt position will assist in performing a variety of administrative and human resources delated duties associated with recruiting, compliance, employee relations, payroll, on-boarding, applicant screening, unemployment compensation, affirmative action, training, and other related functions as assigned.


Reports to: Human ResourcesManager


The Human Resources & Executive Assistantresponsibilities include:

  • Effectively work with and assist a diverse group of external callers and visitors, as well as internal contacts at all levels of the organization.
  • Performs general administrative functions such as preparing reports and correspondence i.e. memos, letters, printing/binding presentations and other documents. Making copies, scanning, faxing, and filing. Proofread copy for spelling, grammar and layout, suggesting appropriate changes as required.
  • Assists with recruitment efforts such as; posting open positions internally and externally, administering the distribution of qualified resumes, prescreening candidates, reference verification and process background checks.
  • Coordinates schedules and prepares materials for new employee orientations; verifies and maintains I-9 and other required Human Resources documentation; maintains company organization chart and employee directory.
  • Establishes and maintains department records and reports with accurate filing and database systems.
  • Assists with the collection, filing, and administration of health and welfare enrollments, changes and terminations.
  • Maintains all employee personnel files according to Federal and State laws and record retention policies.
  • Schedules meetings and maintains calendars for CEO, CHRO, and HR Manager as requested.
  • Prepares general employee relations messages such as; monthly birthday, get well, sympathy, and congratulatory communications to staff on behalf of HR/Executive Office for distribution.
  • Participates in developing department goals, objectives and systems.
  • Maintain and organize office environment which includes; kitchen, lobby, and conference room areas; assist with daily mail distribution.
  • Assist with annual all staff meeting, agency fundraisers, and other organizational events.


If interested in anyof these opportunities, please forwardcover letter, with salaryrequirements, and resume to:

MHCHuman Resources

61 SouthMain Street, Suite 100

West Hartford,CT06107

Fax: 860-529-6833



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Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) is a statewide provider agency and a member of The National Council for Behavioral Health; the agency is one of the oldest organizations (1908) in this country's mental health movement. Our philosophy is the belief that all people have a right to be treated with dignity and respect and are to be encouraged to assume the responsibilities commensurate with their rights. MHC’s leadership position in promoting mental health and wellness for all Connecticut residents. Our dedication to this mission is evident through our focus on mental health education, advocacy and direct service, which promote the four pillars of recovery: home, health, purpose, and community. MHC recognizes and supports the individual needs, goals and aspirations of its clients on their way to recovery. All services and programs are provided in an environment which: 1) fosters consumer and provider growth; 2) encourages an alliance among consumers, families, providers, and the public; 3) strives for cultural competency; and 4) upholds the highest ethical standards for its employees.


Educationand/or Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED required; Associates degree in a Human Resources Management or related field preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a professional environment and the ability to maintain confidentiality.


Certificates,Licenses, Registrations:Valid CT driver’s license, auto insurance and registration.



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