Human Resources Administrator - Closing Tuesday July 23, 2024

Port Hope, ON, Canada
Full Time
Mid Level
The Human Resources Administrator is responsible to provide administrative assistance, research and confidential support to the Manager, Human Resources and Human Resources Department.

Benefits and Perks
  • Employer paid Group Health, Dental and Life Insurance after three months of employment
  • OMERS Pension Plan from the date of hire
  • Professional Development and Skill Based Training Opportunities
  • Alternate Work Arrangements
  • Wellness, Social and Staff Ambassador Committees
  • Employee and Family Assistance Plan
  • Perks and Savings Partnerships
$63,371 - $74,135

  • Completion of a Community College or Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management.
  • One (1) to two (2) years' experience in Human Resources or equivalent
  • Certified Human Resources Professional or Certified Human Resources Leader designation in progress; or willing to attain
  • Provide coordination support for the recruitment process such as prepare advertisements and post jobs; screen resumes for selection of candidates for interviews; schedule interview times for selected candidates; prepare interview packages; participate in interviews as required; administer testing; conduct work references; advise candidates about selection outcomes; draft employment agreements and circulate for review and signature; monitor for return of completed employment agreement and file.
  • Coordinate and conduct onboarding of selected new employees; communicate corporate benefits, policies and procedures; issue new hire paperwork; review paperwork to ensure completeness; record and monitor document completion; follow up as required to request documents.
  • Coordinate and conduct employee training by updating the database with new employees, deactivation employees, issuing compulsory training to all new hires, monitoring completion of assigned training; reviewing and recommending training to meet organizational needs.
  • Assist in the development and revision of job descriptions by gathering sample information through research online and from other municipalities, and work with management to refine the responsibilities and skill requirements for the position.
  • Assist the Manager, Human Resources in the development and organization-wide execution of a People Plan with a focus on employee acquisition, retention, development and engagement strategy.
  • Coordinate and maintain the Alternative Work Agreement (AWA) program ensuring annual updates are facilitated.
  • Coordinate and conduct the performance appraisal process for the probation period review and annually (or more frequent as may be required); monitor/record completion of performance appraisals; identify corporate training opportunities; provide management with the employee compensation information for wage step increase approvals.
  • Provide administrative support for other Human Resources functions
  • Conduct active and ongoing Diversion, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) advocation throughout the organization through education and training.
  • Execute the Records Management system establishing and maintain files in paper and electronic format.
  • Responsible for active participation in the Joint Health and Safety Committee and as Recording Secretary.
  • As a member of the Wellness Committee, participate in and lead events and activities, encourage and support health and wellness initiatives in the Corporation.
  • Assist the Manager, Human Resources with monitoring matters respecting Occupational Health and Safety Act, Employment Standards, Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, Human Rights and related employee and labour legislation; establish and maintain Human Resources contacts and resources; maintain technical knowledge and skills in the profession.
  • Conduct research and gather data from other Municipalities to provide information on topics such as compensation, labour and employee relations matters, policy revision and development.
  • Assist the Manager, Human Resources in the development and execution of operating procedures for the HRIS and Payroll System.
Submit Application
Please submit your cover letter and resume online at on or before Tuesday July 23, 2024.

Recruitment Process


The Municipality of Port Hope is a progressive employer who believes a diverse and inclusive workplace strengthens the team and fosters an environment where everyone feels as though they belong and their dignity, beliefs and identity are respected.

We are committed to creating and sustaining an environment that provides a supportive workplace and equal opportunity for all employees. Accommodations can be requested throughout the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Applications will be reviewed, and interviews may be scheduled prior to the job posting closing date. All applicants will receive an automated email confirming the submission of their application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be further contacted by Human Resources.

Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Municipal Act, as amended.


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