Employee Relations Manager

University of Northern Iowa

Provides employee and labor relations information and counsel for employees and supervisors; oversees the administration of employee leave and accommodation services and workers’ compensation; develops and delivers employee relations training and supervisory professional development; assists supervisors with grievance, performance management and discipline processes; researches and provides tools and resources for positive employee engagement and effective performance management; interfaces with Board of Regents (BOR) office and other regents’ institutions to formulate changes to and discuss interpretation of current policies and work rules; and develops and utilizes metrics and assessments.

Bachelor's degree plus at least three years of combined experience in employee and/or labor relations, workers’ compensation and employee leave management required. Demonstrated ability to exercise discretion and sound judgment with sensitive and complex matters also required. Human Resources or employee/labor relations related certification(s); experience with accommodations; and/or supervisory experience preferred.  Criminal and other relevant background checks required.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by December 4, 2020 will be given first consideration.

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UNI is a tobacco free campus.


Job ID: 72109

Posted 18 days ago

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