McHenry County


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We’re hiring for a Human Resources Coordinator.

Job Summary:

McHenry County Human Resources office is seeking a full time Human Resources Coordinator.  This role will assist the Recruitment Specialist, the Benefits Specialist and assist with the Program and Communication functions in the department.

Hours:  37.50/hr a week Monday – Friday 8am – 4:30pm

Salary: $48,211 (Annually)

Recruitment Related Functions: 25%

Maintain a complete and accurate library of job descriptions, creating and updating as required.
Support the development and management of recruitment activities and events as assigned, including contacting applicants, coordinating interviews and setting up recruitment events.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Benefit Related Functions: 25%

Accurately enter benefit information into required software systems for new employee enrollments and current employee changes.
Support the development and management of Wellness Program meetings, programs and activities as assigned, including working with vendors and setting up trainings and assist employees with benefit questions.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Program and Communications Functions: 50%

Monitor, update and create internal/external channels on the HR website and HR Sharepoint pages.
Support employee and supervisor training/education, programs/activities as assigned; including but not limited to annual on-line compliance trainings, Student Loan Repayment and Tuition Reimbursement programs.
Support and manage compensation study activities, data management and communications with internal/external entities.
Manage and further develop external internship/job shadowing program and internal mentorship programs.
Performs other duties assigned.

Education and Experience:

Associates degree required.
Bachelor’s degree desired in business, human resources or related field with coursework in business, human resource management, professional writing, and/or industrial psychology.


At least 2 years’ experience in related field of work required.

Benefits at a glance:

3 medical plans
2 Dental plans
2 Vision plans
Accident/Life insurance
IMRF pension plan/457 deferred comp plan
Far-Reaching Wellness Program
Free insurance for single coverage under the H.S.A PPO Plan
Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account
Tuition Reimbursement/Student Loan Repayment programs
Paid vacation, sick and personal days
13 paid Holidays.

Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening.

McHenry County is an equal opportunity employer.  No applicant for employment shall be discriminated against because of age, race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, Veteran status or disability.

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