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Sr Personnel Technician

Apply now Job no: 496544
Department: Provost & VP for Acad Affairs
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Hourly Staff
Categories: Administration, Office, Clerical, Administrative Support
Status: Full Time
Temporary: No

Job Title:

Personnel Technician, Senior


$16.90 hr/G2

Job Summary: Performs a variety of complex to advanced administrative tasks involving discretion and moderate amounts of independent judgment related to the oversight of the daily operations of the personnel office for part-time faculty.
Duties/Physical Demands:
  • Monitors and reviews operations of unit; ensures smooth work flow; ensures work product meets professional standards.
  • Serves as informational resource to staff; investigates and resolves problems or difficulties related to area of expertise; providing routine and non-routine information.
  • Perform various financial and budgetary tasks including preparing and monitoring budgets, prepare fiscal reports, or reconciling and processing payments; may maintain inventory of supplies.
  • Maintain and process employee records, gathers and analyzes statistical information; writes and prepares reports.
  • Oversees student employees; enforcing policies and procedures; establishes schedules and reviews performance; has functional guidance of staff.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all information.
  • Payroll Processing: enter and maintain accurate and up-to-date records in the personnel and payroll database (and student database as necessary), including proofing and auditing of monthly payroll and resolving any discrepancies; be responsible for special payments including, but not limited to, grant payments; review submitted documents for completeness, including budget information. Needed skillset: math proficiency; attention to detail.
  • Process new appointments submitted through the applicant tracking system; which may include: creation of offer letters; assisting new employees with new-hire requirements, as needed, including submission of all required forms and documents (in-person, on phone, via email). Make system updates based on audit reports; maintain tracking documents and make corrections as needed.
  • Monitor, review and troubleshoot Electronic Personnel Action Forms (EPAFs) for part-time faculty academic year re-appointments and all summer teaching appointments; monitor appointments for compliance.
Minimum Qualifications:

Requires eighteen months of coursework or training beyond high school in Business Administration and three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and expertise. Ability to maintain confidential information required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of unit's operations, policies, and procedures
  • Supervisory skills
  • Knowledge of computer and office applications
  • Research skills
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

Generally typical office environment. May require some walking, standing, or bending. May have periodic assignments which entail dealing with modestly unpleasant conditions.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Pre-employment drug testing may be required for this position. Submit cover letter and resume. Inquiries may be directed to Beth Matix at Screening of applications will begin February 21, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.
As part of the University’s commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe living, learning, and working environment, we encourage you to read Miami University’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report at:, which contains information about campus safety, crime statistics, and our drug and alcohol abuse and prevention program designed to prevent the unlawful possession, use, and distribution of drugs and alcohol on campus and at university events and activities. This report also contains information on programs and policies designed to prevent and address sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Each year, email notification of this website is made to all faculty, staff, and enrolled students. Written notification is also provided to prospective students and employees. Hard copies of the Annual Security & Fire Safety Report may be obtained from the Miami University Police Department at (513) 529-2223.
Benefit Eligible:


A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.

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