Director of Human Resources

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative
Fredericksburg, VA
Mar 14, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
Executive, Director
Full Time
DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) is a progressive member owned utility with a service area that spreads from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay. REC serves over 165,000 connections in portions of 22 Virginia counties. REC has a job opening for the position of Director of Human Resources. A four (4) year degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university required. Major emphasis in human resources management, personnel administration, psychology, industrial relations, business administration, or business management or equivalent with emphasis in business and human resources administration is preferred. Must complete at least one (1) professional development activity annually. Must have at least four (4) years directly related progressive experience at a management/supervisory level in human resources, payroll, and insurance administration. Must possess a workable knowledge of applying business and labor laws, payroll, benefits and insurance administration. Must understand the principles of management and supervision in properly motivating employees to effective performance and a coordinated team effort. Must possess basic computer skills, to include a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Must be objective, reliable, and prompt in performance of duties. Must be of highest integrity, and use discretion, and confidentiality. Must have the ability to effectively analyze programs, handle abstract facts, develop solutions to problems, and the ability to work with all kinds of people. Collect, compile and analyze information and data, and interpret and apply laws, ordinances, and policies. Must have an attitude in this position to reflect a willingness to cooperate, perform, and contribute to the department's goals of providing excellent member service to the total organization. Perform other duties as assigned. Most of the work is performed in the headquarters office. Occasional trips to the regional offices (safety meetings, meeting with employees, etc.) may be required. Attendance of seminars and conferences several times a year is also required. Must be able and available to work outside of normal duty hours to assist with service restoration and/or other emergencies that may arise. Candidates interested in applying for this position should submit their cover letter with salary requirements and resume by 03/21/2018 to: Job Code# 16FB03082018 - REC - Human Resources, PO Box 7388, Fredericksburg, VA 22404 or e-mail to or fax to 540-891-5990. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Free Lance Star. Keywords: Director of Human Resources, Location: Fredericksburg, VA - 22404