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HR Administrative Assistant – Alpena (A19-085)

Make more than a living. Make a difference. Work for Alcona Health Center!

Alcona Health Center is a non-profit, Federally Qualified Health Center that is making a real impact in the Northern MI communities we serve, offering medical, behavioral health, dental and pharmacy services.

We are looking for a highly motivated, resourceful, and talented individual to join our team as Administrative Assistant (A19-085).  This is a full time position in our Alpena Administrative Annex location. Base wage $12.35/ hour depending on qualifications, experience, etc.

Benefits this position offers:

  • A positive work environment and a family friendly schedule
  • Family Health Benefits – Medical, Dental and Vision (90% Employer Paid)
  • Paid Leave includes holidays, personal, sick, and vacation
  • Short/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Continuing Education Assistance

General Summary:

The Administrative Assistant assists with the administration of the day-to-day operations of the Finance and Human Resources Department functions and duties as directed.

Overview of Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provide administrative support for the Department of Human Resources including, general office support (filing, phones, data entry), reporting and submission, establishing and maintain personnel files and processing paperwork (benefits, FMLA, etc.), assisting with events and surveys, conduct programs (new employee orientation, service awards, etc.), processes mail and packages, and other Human Resources duties as assigned.
  2. Provide Administrative Support for the Finance, assist with preparation and distribution of bi-weekly payroll, conduct quarterly vendor debarment lookups, edit and update various Excel spreadsheets, carry out regular clerical functions which involve faxing, filing, and copying, greet and assist visitors, receive, sort and forward interdepartmental and external mail.
  3. Prepare correspondence or other documentation both physically and electronically.
  4. Exercise discretion and strict confidentiality with all information including but not limited to sensitive personal information, wage data, and medical information.
  5. Adheres to AHC Attendance policy, accurately records attendances and manages PTO/sick time. Responsible for regular, predictable attendance and to work hours as scheduled.
  6. Accepts and performs other job related duties, projects and responsibilities, as required.

Professional Knowledge:

  1. Possesses a basic level of written and verbal communications skills, computational and computer skills and mathematical knowledge typically acquired through completion of a high school program.
  2. Job duties are basically learned in training or on the job.

Required Certification and/or Licensures:

Possesses a current State of Michigan driver’s license and valid automobile insurance.

Technical Skills & Abilities

  1. Prepares basic correspondence and simple reports in Microsoft Word.
  2. Uses Microsoft Excel to create tables and simple displays of information.

Communications Skills

  1. Effectively communicates routine or non-technical information to co-workers and others.
  2. Exercises tact and diplomacy in the resolution of mild conflicts or disagreements.
  3. Requires the effective communication of written information (including electronic correspondence).

We’re glad you are considering Alcona Health Center for employment! Successful candidates will work as a valued member of our team of medical professionals to provide quality, comprehensive care in the Patient Centered Medical Home model.

To Apply:

  • Please include your resume and letter of interest indicating why you believe you are a good fit for this role and how you can contribute to AHC.
  • Please apply directly via Indeed (https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Alcona-Health-Center/about) or through our AHC Career Website ‘s application process at https://www.alconahealthcenters.org/careers.
  • Applicant Review Date: 02/12/2020. Position will remain posted until filled.

We’re glad you are considering Alcona Health Center for employment! Successful candidates will work as a valued member of our team of medical professionals to provide quality, comprehensive care in the Patient Centered Medical Home model.

Thank you.

Alcona Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Alcona Health Center is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Alcona Health Center are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Alcona Health Center will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Alcona Health Center encourages applicants of all ages.