Human Resources Associate
Irwindale, CA 
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Job Description
Job Details
Job Location
Irwindale Branch/Corp - Irwindale, CA
Remote Type
Optional Work from Home
Position Type
Full Time
Education Level
High School
Salary Range
$20.00 - $25.00 Hourly
Travel Percentage
Job Shift
Monday - Friday
Job Category
Human Resources and Training

SCE FCU is looking for a detail-oriented, self-starter to join the Human Resources team. The ideal candidatedelivers exceptional internal service, works in a deadline-driven environment with attention to detail, and contributes to team fun!

The HR Associate provides professional support to one or more functional areas of Human Resources. Supports the HR department in administrative functions that include, personnel records management, onboarding new hires, and other administrative tasks. Assists with team member communications such as pre-employment screening, responding to routine questions on HR policies and procedures, identifying potential issues and grievances, etc. Gathers information and prepares reports as necessary. Exposure to sensitive and/or highly confidential information is a normal part of the day-to-day experience.

A hybrid remote work option is available for this position. Some functions of the role must be performed onsite in Irwindale, CA. Working full-time onsite will be required while in training and the new hire orientation period.


Administrative Support

  • Provides administrative support as assigned such as distributing mail received in the office, preparing correspondence, maintaining/updating the phone directory and organizational chart, etc.
  • Audits payroll reports against personnel records and paperwork pertaining to transfers, changes in job classifications, and increases. Ensures changes affecting payroll have proper documentation and approvals. May assist with preparing and following up with necessary documentation.
  • Assists with monthly reconciliation of HR and Training Department budget, HR Clearing account, and Activities Committee account, maintains HR intranet site, logo apparel, and business card orders.
  • Responds to employment verification requests.
  • Orders disaster recovery and emergency supplies and maintains usable unexpired inventory.
  • Assists in new hire on-boarding activities including running backgrounds, conducting new hire orientation as needed. Processes new hire NMLS backgrounds and assists team members through the process. Assists with offboarding documentation and paperwork.

Records and Reports

  • Compiles files and maintains personnel records. Files employment records. Researches and provides information to authorized individuals. Scans documents into electronic records platform and indexes them accordingly.
  • Prepares internal and external reports including but not limited to team member of the month nominations, overtime and meal premiums data, and other reports as requested.
  • Audits payroll changes and recurring payroll deductions against insurance billings and other personnel records.
  • Compiles data from personnel records and prepares statistical and analytical reports.

Activity and Event Planning

  • Supports and contributes to team member activities and events (e.g. recognition activities, holiday celebrations, annual meetings or banquets, etc).
  • Assists with coordinating recognition activities such as anniversaries, Team Member of the Month, etc. Compiles reports from recognition channels.
  • Tracks anniversary award inventory and distributes service tenure gifts as an aspect of the organizations recognition program.
  • Serves as the main contact for scheduling of the organization's main assembly/meeting room. Manages room reservations and addresses scheduling conflicts. May assist other team members with arrangements for room setup and clean-up as necessary.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

  • High School diploma required
  • Two to three years related experience in Human Resources; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Working knowledge of HR functions and practices
  • Knowledge of employment law and HR responsibilities preferred

Language Skills

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before small groups of team members of the organization.

Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Human Resource systems and Internet software; and be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Knowledge and experience in working with Paycom a plus.

Other Skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and situations
  • A significant level of trust and diplomacy is required to be an effective subject matter expert in the position.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

"In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at SCE FCU will be based on merit, qualifications and abilities. SCE FCU does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, citizenship, age, disability (physical or mental), military or veteran status, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition, genetic characteristics or information, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law.

This nondiscrimination policy extends to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment as well as the use of all company facilities, participation in all company-sponsored activities, and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits and termination of employment. We will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. This policy covers all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination and access to benefits and training."


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Monday - Friday
Salary and Benefits
$20.00 - $25.00 Hourly
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2 to 3 years
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