Senior Human Resources Analyst (19892474)

City Of San Mateo, CA San Mateo , CA 94401

Posted 3 weeks ago

San Francisco/Peninsula

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Close Date
8/18/2019 at 5pm or until 50 applicants


$8,531.00-$10,177.00 Monthly

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About San Mateo

San Mateo is a city of more than 100,000 residents located in Silicon Valley. One of the City's strengths is its diversity, both in the ethnic makeup and the physical development of the community. San Mateo has a vibrant business and retail environment with national and international businesses, two major shopping centers and an active downtown.

You would be joining over 500 people whose mission it is to serve the San Mateo community with a collaborative, innovative and professional spirit. We are looking for someone who embodies our shared values of respect, creativity, inclusivity, transparency, and integrity in their words and actions.

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330 West 20th Avenue San Mateo, 94403


We invite applications for the position of:

Senior Human Resources Analyst, Employee Development & Workforce Planning

Closing date: Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Why Join our Department?

We recruit and support high-performing employees who together serve the San Mateo community. We are looking for a forward-thinking professional with a passion for Human Resources to join our team. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a great organization and make valuable contributions for the benefit of the City of San Mateo's dedicated employees.

Look to some of the reasons why the City of San Mateo is a great place to work:

What You'll Do

The Senior Human Resources Analyst reports to the Human Resources Director. Duties include developing and maintaining internal and external training programs; providing direct training to employees; anticipating immediate and long-term workforce needs; designing and implementing employee recognition programs; representing Human Resources at community meetings; managing an assigned budget; supervising a Human Resources Technician; and working effectively with cross-departmental teams. For a complete list of duties, reference our job specifications at

Who You Are

  • You are highly motivated and possess knowledge of advanced principles and practices of employee development and workforce planning

  • You have the passion and ability to direct and perform complex human resources work

  • You thrive in an innovative and forward-thinking environment

  • You desire to contribute to a positive work environment that fosters motivation, collaboration, coaching and engagement of our workforce

What You Bring

  • At least seven years of increasingly responsible Human Resources experience

  • The equivalent of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver's license

Bonus Points (highly desirable but not required)


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What We Offer

  • Comprehensive benefits package including generous paid leave and health benefits

  • CalPERS retirement (2% @ 55 for classic members; 2% @ 62 for new members). Classic employees contribute 7.84% to CalPERS and New members contribute 6.75% to CalPERS

  • Participation in the Social Security Program

  • City contribution of 1.5% of base salary to Deferred Compensation, and a 1.0% match to the Employee's contribution

  • Free Fitness classes through City of San Mateo Parks and Recreation

  • Credit Union Membership

  • Bilingual Differential $195 monthly (if applicable)

Special Instructions

Are You Ready? Apply.

Submit an online application, rsum, and supplemental questionnaire at or to the Human Resources Department, City of San Mateo, 330 W. 20th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403, (650) 522-7260.

Application Deadline:

Recruitment will close by August 18, 2019 @ 5:00 p.m. or upon receipt of the first 50 applications, rsums, and supplemental questionnaires, whichever occurs first.

Interview Process

All applications, rsums (required) and supplemental questionnaires received will be reviewed for minimum qualifications. A limited number of the most highly qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the examination process which may consist of an oral panel interview, tentatively scheduled for August 30, 2019.

An eligible list will be established for those who pass the examination process. Current and future vacancies may be filled from this list. The list will remain in effect for at least six months, with the possibility of an extension for an additional six months. Once placed on an eligible list, and at the time a vacancy occurs, eligible candidates may be contacted for department level interviews.

Date Posted

July 26, 2019

Note: The City of San Mateo reserves the right, at its discretion, to limit the number of qualified candidates invited to the selection process.

Fine Print

Prior to hire, candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment process, including a driving record review, reference check, and a Department of Justice (DOJ) fingerprint check. A conviction history will not necessarily disqualify an applicant from appointment.

Candidates with a disability who may require special assistance in any phase of the application or testing process should contact Lourdes Coles, Sr. Human Resources Analyst, at or (650) 522-7264. Do not upload any documents related to your request for accommodation in CalOpps.

The policy of the City of San Mateo is to grant equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, ancestry, physical or mental disability, sexual preference, marital status or national origin. It is the intent and desire of the City of San Mateo that equal employment opportunity will be provided in recruiting, hiring, training, promoting, wages, benefits, and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment. The City of San Mateo is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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Senior Human Resources Analyst (19892474)

City Of San Mateo, CA