Penn State Health Project Coordinator HR (Local) - PSH HR Operations in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Shared Services

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: 8:00a - 5:00p


Responsible for the coordination and daily operations of the Penn State Health Hershey Medical Center Human Resources Department to include coordinating, planning and organizing needs, including special projects and initiatives. Uses judgement to interpret policies and procedures, investigate and resolve issues while maintaining a high degree of confidentiality and excellent customer service. Handles a wide range of HR support and is able to work with little or no supervision.


Bachelors degree required.

2 years of HR or related experience required. Relevant HR coursework may be substituted for experience.


Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (Advanced Level) required.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Strong interpersonal, organizational, and coaching skills required.

Ability to independently lead and manage multiple projects and carry out complex or sensitive projects in a timely manner required.

Ability to gain the confidence and cooperation of leadership and peers as required.


Bachelors degree in Human Resources or related field preferred.

HRIS and Kronos experience preferred.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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