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Associate HR Generalist

Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
Job Description
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.

We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics complies with the Oregon COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Healthcare Providers and Healthcare Staff in Healthcare Settings and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule. Every candidate who accepts a position with Salem Health will be required to furnish proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment ("Fully vaccinated" means having received both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, and at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine). Details can be found on the Oregon Health Authority site here.
Your Role With Us:
In this role, you will employ your base understanding of all HR services and processes to serve as a resourceful partner to the customer by researching issues and providing education and instruction. Using established standards, you will deliver customer support and assist to resolve tier 1 level inquiries, while documenting and triaging complex HR matters that require response from an HR subject matter expert.

This position offers excellent hiring incentives (start bonus/relocation assistance) to qualifed candidates!

Core Functions:
  • Use all modes of communication, including e-mail, phone, etc. to finalize tier 1 matters and provide customer follow-up.
  • Maintain workflows for assigned focus areas/processes. Completes independent assignments during times of low customer volume.
  • Maintain accurate and complete documentation on all customer inquiries, including documenting services performed, instructions offered, etc.
  • Identify escalation paths within HR to respond to complex matters.
  • Transition customer inquiries to the HR subject matter expert in a seamless fashion, providing clear documentation of the situation, steps taken to assist the customer, barriers identified, anticipated action items, etc.
  • Hold an Associate’s Degree and have at least one (1) year of administrative experience; or in lieu of the degree, have at least two (2) years of administrative experience.
  • Minimum one (1) year applicable customer service experience required. Previous HR experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience in a health care environment preferred.
  • SPHR/PHR certification preferred.
  • Proficient in utilizing HRIS systems, applicant tracking systems, Word and Excel required.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Knowledge of federal and state employment laws.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for applicants. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact
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