Human Resources Manager, Oak Creek, WI (pop. 35,243). A vibrant suburban community, Oak Creek is located along the western shore of Lake Michigan and south of the City of Milwaukee. Residents enjoy Oak Creek’s balance of suburban and rural atmosphere, taking advantage of urban-style city services and abundant recreation outlets, coupled with easy accessibility to the larger metro area’s recreational and cultural activities. Oak Creek is one of the fastest growing cities in Milwaukee County. Since 2000, the City’s population grew over 25 percent, and substantial growth is projected into the future. In addition to population growth, the City also opened a new civic center including a City Hall and Library facility in late 2015.
The City is seeking an approachable, pragmatic and forward-thinking professional with strong skills to manage a broad range of personnel services for a workforce of more than 375 full and part-time employees. The City’s Human Resources Management Division oversees all responsibilities related to recruitment, retention, employee development, workplace safety, risk mitigation, benefits education and management, workplace culture, among many other human resource functions.
Oak Creek is a full-service municipality including Police, Fire/EMS, Engineering, DPW (streets, parks and forestry), Water & Sewer, Community Development, Library, Recreation, Health and administrative support services. The City has more than 220 full-time employees and three unions. The HR Manager position reports to the City Administrator.
The City is seeking an energetic professional with strong technical and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate must have an inclusive managerial style, as well as clear, concise, and open communication skills.
The successful candidate will:
Candidates should also have:
The starting salary range is $79,000 – 84,000 +/- DOQ. Candidates should apply by June 20, 2018 with resume, cover letter and contact information for five work-related references to www.GovHRjobs.com to the attention of Lee Szymborski, Senior Vice President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: 847-380-3240. The City of Oak Creek is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posted:May 17, 2018