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Human Resource Generalist

Part-Time Position -   20 hours per week

Rocky River Public Library, located in the western Cleveland, Ohio suburb of Rocky River, seeks a part-time Human Resources Generalist to ensure compliance with employment law and coordinate HR-related duties such as benefits administration, performance management, recruitment/employment, and employee onboarding. The position is also responsible for payroll processing, and will work collaboratively with the Library Director and Fiscal Officer.

The successful candidate will possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, attention to detail, a demonstrated knowledge of human resources principles, theories, and concepts, and an excellent command of Ohio and Federal employment law and trends. Applicants should be able to organize work to handle multiple priorities and meet established deadlines, as well as the ability to coach, train, and mentor staff development.

An Associate Degree in human resource management or related field, with a minimum of two years human resource management experience is required.  Preferred qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in business or human resources and prior payroll processing experience. 

Starting salary negotiable depending upon qualifications.

Benefits include membership in the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) and paid vacation and sick leave.

Submit to Rocky River Public Library: A cover letter, resume, Rocky River Public Library job application, and 3 professional references (e-mail preferred) to:
Jamie L. Mason, Library Director
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Road
Rocky River, OH  44116

DEADLINE: Friday, October 23, 2015



Training Specialist

Part Time - 20 Hours

Position Open Until Filled

Rocky River Public Library, an independent, medium sized public library in suburban Cleveland, Ohio, with a population of approximately 21,000 and a budget of approximately 4.8 million, is seeking a part-time Training Specialist. The library’s Training Department offers the community a resource for outstanding computer training programs (approximately 18-26 sessions per month) and offers the library staff continuing education classes to keep up with the constantly changing information world.

A Training Specialist presents training programs to meet staff and public technology training objectives, develops training documents and materials, and works to identify training needs and evaluate training effectiveness.  Essential job functions include:

  • Deliver training and development programs to staff and library patrons.
  • Assist manager in the planning and scheduling of classes.
  • Provide one-on-one meetings and telephone support with patrons and staff.
  • Collaborate with manager to assess training needs.

Minimum requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in education or related field, two years’ classroom experience teaching adults, and advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications, Social Networking, Social Media, emerging technologies, and mobile devices.

Other desired abilities are the following:

  • Ability to express self effectively and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to tactfully and effectively deal with public, staff and patrons of all ages.
  • Maintain a high level of energy, consistently positive attitude, and reliability in task completion.

Hourly pay rate starts at $15.58.  Flexible schedule includes Saturdays, Sundays, and multiple evenings.

Send cover letter, resume, completed application, and three business references (email preferred) to:
Angela Paterek, Training Manager
Rocky River Public Library
1600 Hampton Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116


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