Position: Human Resources/Benefits Specialist

Location: Cookeville

Job Description: The Upper Cumberland Development District and Human Resource Agency (UCDD/UCHRA) has a full-time opening for a Human Resources/Benefits Specialist. Bachelor’s degree in business administration or human resources is preferred; a related degree and/or related work experience may be considered. Prior supervisory experience is preferred. Applicants should submit a resume no later than 4:30 p.m. on Jan 15 to careers@ucdd.org or to 1104 England Dr., Cookeville TN 38501.

Job Duties:

  • Oversees multiple Human Resources functions.
  • Ensure legislative and regulatory compliance
  • Ensure timely and accurate reporting
  • Perform pre-employment screenings
  • Perform new hire orientation
  • Perform benefit enrollment
  • Maintain employee personnel and medical files

Job Requirements:

  • Exemplary organization habits, time management, and attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing to staff of varying skill sets and responsibilities
  • Proficiency in office software applications; ability to learn reporting platforms
  • Knowledge of employee benefits programs and applicable state and federal Human Resources law

Interested applicants should submit a resume no later than 4:30 p.m., Jan 15 to careers@ucdd.org or to 1104 England Dr., Cookeville, TN 38501

Attn:  Human Resources
1104 England Dr.
Cookeville, TN 38501