Human Resources Generalist

Fort Walton Beach Developmental Center - Fort Walton Beach, FL (30+ days ago)

It will be very helpful if you would please include a cover letter that connects your experience to the responsibilities of the job.

Fort Walton Beach Developmental Center (FWBDC) is seeking an experienced Human Resources Generalist with solid skills in recruiting front-line staff. This position is part of the management team at FWBDC and reports to the Administrator, and has an important impact on the lives of our residents through positive human resources results.


  • Bachelor degree in Human Resource Management, or related field
  • Two years of HR Generalist experience
  • Possess a valid FL driver’s license
  • Acceptable driving record for the past three years
  • Successful substance abuse test
  • Successful criminal background check


  • Demonstrate respectful and effective employee engagement and problem solving
  • Knowledgeable with payroll and/or HRIS systems. Experience with ADP is helpful
  • Maintain HR files, reports and processes for successful annual audit review
  • Very strong people interaction and communication skills
  • Strong skills in MS Office products (i.e. Office, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Very effective organizational skills
  • Experience in a 24/7 operation is a plus


  • Manage and execute recruitment efforts to meet staffing requirements
  • Complete administrative duties (data entry, new-hire, termination, unemployment claims, etc.) in a timely manner
  • Coordinate benefits efforts with management
  • Facilitate compensation recommendations and decisions within guidelines
  • Ensure professional and effective employee relations efforts
  • Provide reporting on a timely basis
  • Provide training and technical HR support to managers and supervisors
  • Meet HR filing, reporting and quality assurance requirements, including an annual audit
  • Represent HCDC and the management team in a positive and professional manner
  • Manage Worker’s Compensation and unemployment insurance claims

This is a role that works with all levels of employees, and requires strong HR skills.

FWBDC is a 64-bed residential community for individuals with developmental disabilities. You can make a difference in the lives of our residents and their families.

For the right person, this might be the most rewarding job you have ever experienced. Salary for this position ranges from $38,000 to $42,000, based on experience.

FWBDC is a drug-free and tobacco-free work place and adheres to all equal employment requirements.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $38,000.00 to $42,000.00 /year


  • Human Resources: 2 years


  • Bachelor's


  • Fort Walton Beach, FL


  • Driver's License

Required work authorization:

  • United States