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STARS Career Opportunity

Human Resources Generalist

Location: Winnipeg base

Closing Date: May 24, 2013

The HR Generalist, working out of our Winnipeg base primarily focuses on communication to internal stakeholders in regards to Human Resources policies, procedures, laws, standards and regulations, as well as providing resolution to employee concerns while supporting the day-to-day HR operations.

You are a recognized leader in support services with an above average compliment of leadership, coaching and recruitment skills. You have the ability to work independently and in a team setting. You have broad knowledge and expertise in the daily operation of Human Resources, with extensive experience in building relationships and with change management. You have exceptional organization skills, excellent communication skills with significant business acumen. You are a champion for employee engagement.

In your previous 7 or more years’ you have been a generalist in a fast paced environment. You have facilitated new hire orientations, and supported and participated in the full recruitment process. Intermediate Microsoft Office, recruitment concepts, and HR systems such as performance management are among your core competencies. Researching, developing and supporting Human Resources initiatives is an exciting and challenging part of your career path as is being an integral part of STARS culture.

You have Post Secondary Education in Human Resources or a related field. A Certified Human Resources Professional designation would be an asset.

We offer a competitive salary based on education and experience, as well as an excellent organization-paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program.

More importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely within the chain of survival.

To explore this opportunity further, please submit your resume to Close date: May 24, 2013.

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The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 27,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.