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Personnel Coordinator

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Personnel Coordinator
Classification Title Administrative Support Coordinator I
Job Summary

Under the general supervision of the Personnel Analyst, the incumbent will work with confidential information that must be handled with a significant level of professional judgment as a result of possible impact on the campus community.
Specific personnel-related duties include, but are not limited to: preparing and processing documents and records, creating and maintaining logs and spreadsheets as needed; maintaining electronic files and records, scheduling appointments, gathering data through queries, and preparing reports. Assists and serves as back up to the Personnel Analyst. It is imperative that the incumbent ensures and maintains the confidentiality of all personnel materials and other sensitive information at all times.

FLSA Non-Exempt - This position is covered by health benefits, and is non-exempt, (eligible for overtime compensation) according to the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Classification Salary Range

2,846 – 4,711 monthly

Hiring Range 2,846 - 2,988/ monthly
Salary Grade/Range 1
Step N/A
Is this position Hourly or Intermittent? No
Regular or Temporary Regular
Full Time or Part Time Full Time
Pay Plan 12
Work Hours Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, hours may vary depending on dept needs.
Department Information


Minimum Qualifications

Entry to this classification requires a fully functional knowledge of and skill in standard office procedures and practices, as well as an ability to understand and operate in a variety of organizational structures. Additionally, incumbents are expected to have a thorough knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation and be able to clearly communicate orally and in writing. Some positions may require knowledge of business mathematics beyond basis arithmetic. The ability to use and quickly learn new office support technology systems and software packages is also a prerequisite.
These entry qualifications would normally be obtained through a high school program, technical/vocational program, or their equivalents combined with several years of related office work experience.

Required Qualifications

1. Experience and proficiency using standard office software (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.) to prepare reports and effectively communicate with colleagues and business partners.
General Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
2. Thorough knowledge of English grammar, punctuation and spelling.
3. Thorough knowledge of office systems and ability to use a broad range of technology, systems and packages.
4. Ability to independently apply a wide variety of policies and procedures where specific guidelines may not exist.
5. Working knowledge of budget policies and procedures.
6. Ability to perform business math, such as calculate ratios and percentages, track financial data, and make simple projections.
7. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with numerous interruptions while maintaining a professional atmosphere and exercising tact and good judgment.
8. Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
9. Effective written and verbal communication skills
10. Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, establish priorities and meet fluctuating and time-sensitive deadlines.
11. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a diverse population of administrators, faculty, staff, and students and handle highly sensitive interpersonal situations
12. Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Conditions of Employment:
- Ability to pass a background check.

Preferred Qualifications

13. Experience working in an institution of higher education.
14. Experience using university systems such as Common Management Systems (CMS)/PeopleAdmin
15. Experience handling confidential documents and materials
16. Knowledge of university infrastructure, policies and procedures

Physical Demands
Required Licenses/Certifications
Is Background Check Required Yes
Background Check Disclaimer

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.

Eligibility Verification

Candidate will be required to provide official transcripts of their highest degree earned and must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.. California State University, Sacramento is a sponsoring agency ( ie. H-1-B Visa).

Hiring Preference Eligible on-campus applicants in California State University Employees Union (CSUEU) Bargaining Units 2, 5, 7, and 9 will be given first consideration in the recruitment.
Conflict of Interest

The duties of this position include participation in decisions that may have a material financial benefit to the incumbent. Therefore, the selected candidate will be required to file Conflict of Interest Form 700: Statement of Economic Interest when they first occupy the position, an on an annual basis, complete ethics training within 6 months of appointment, and attend this training every other year thereafter.

California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act

The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in the California State University Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Equal Employment Opportunity

California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS0124P
Number of Vacancies 1
Open Date 11/15/2017
Close Date 11/29/2017
Open Until Filled
First Priority Review Date 11/29/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants

For questions regarding this search, contact:

Contact Name Employment Services
Contact Phone 916-278-6326
Contact Email

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * These entry qualifications would normally be obtained through completion of a high school program or its equivalent and some experience in an office environment. Do you meet these entry qualifications?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe a previous experience working in a fast-paced environment with numerous interruptions. Specifically, what did you do to maintain a professional atmosphere? Provide examples of when you had to use tact and good judgement.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents