Human Resource and Benefit Specialist

Job Summary

A Human Resources and Benefit Specialist is responsible to various tasks within the Corporate Staff Team. The HR and Benefit Specialist focuses on a specific task such as HR compliance and reporting, benefit administration, hiring, safety and health, and training.

Responsibilities of a Human Resource and Benefit Specialist:
  • Administering  benefit plans
  • Administering health and safety plans
  • Assuring compliance with labor laws
  • Compiling data used for employee annual reviews, employee terminations, and audits from government agencies
  • Facilitating hiring of new employees
  • Processing exit interviews and associated paperwork
  • Maintain and update employee handbooks
  • Maintain and update employee access portals and HR information
  • Ensures HR communications are distributed and read by all employees
Skills of a Human Resource and Benefit Specialist:
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of a broad range of human resource strategies and practices, safety and health, hiring and employee relations; able to apply these strategies and practices in compliance with employment regulations.
  • Ability to create a culture of diversity, inclusivity, collaboration, consensus management, and teamwork.
Qualifications of a Human Resource and Benefit Specialist:
  • A bachelor's degree in human resources preferred or relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite
  • Legal experience preferred but not required
  • Coursework in information technology and conflict management preferred but not required
  • Professional associations such as The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) preferred but not required
  • Must be willing to wear a face covering during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Job Detail:
Full time with benefits
Wage DOE

Note: EPC is an employer with over 100 employees and will have to comply with the upcoming OSHA ETS rule requiring employees to do weekly COVID-19 testing if they are unvaccinated. 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Applicants with disabilities may contact the Corporate Staff via telephone, e-mail, and other means to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time. Please contact the Corporate Staff calling (208) 263-8541 or by emailing

This is a management position
This is a full-time position

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