Human Relations Specialist

25.03.2020 hccgKC Careers

Organization: City of Kansas City, MO

Due date: April 24, 2020

(Job Opening ID #512208) (Human Relations Department/Workforce Division/414 East 12th Street) Full-time position available. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Enforces the City’s Construction Workforce Ordinance along with the Affirmative Action Program for the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (EDC). Establishes effective relationships with contractors, unions, government officials, civic leaders and the general public. Monitors workforce for all City construction projects, as well as those from the statutory agencies, and Disadvantaged/Minority/Women Business Enterprise (DMWBE) issues. This includes, but is not limited to, goal setting, reviewing contractor utilization plan approvals, requests for modification, file closeouts, site visits, investigations, training and monthly attendance at the following meetings: Construction Workforce Board (CWB), Tax Increment Financing (TIF), Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority (LCRA), Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA) and other agencies as requested. Utilizes proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and is able to navigate through various online database systems to prepare monthly analysis reports that are presented to the CWB, TIF, LCRA, PIEA, other agencies and/or requested by the public. Must be a self-motivated individual to work in a fast-paced environment. Exhibits excellent writing, communication, computer, customer service and organizational skills.

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor’s degree and 1 year of professional experience at a legal firm, governmental agency, intergroup relations, public relations, education, social work, or related area of work involving discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodation; alternative dispute resolution; analyzing affirmative action programs and MBE/WBE programs which promotes understanding among people regardless of race, color, religion, ancestry, or national origin, gender, disability or sexual orientation.

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