DRS: HR Specialist - 10x2013


Job Opportunities


Human Resources Specialist (2 positions)

(May be underfilled as a Human Resources Associate)

 Deadline: Wednesday, November 13, 2013


 OPEN TO:                  State Employees and the Public

 POSTING NUMBER:     13-53

 LOCATION:                25 Sigourney Street, Hartford, CT  06106

 SALARY:                   $68,603 to $ 93,544 annually

ELIGIBILITY:  Candidates who have passed the Human Resources Specialist or Human Resources Associate examination and are on an active certification list promulgated by the CT Department of Administrative Services (DAS); or State employees who have attained permanent status as a Human Resources Specialist or Human Resources Associate. 


POSITION DESCRIPTION AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Department of Revenue Services is currently recruiting for two motivated Human Resources Specialists.  The selected individuals must have excellent organizational, analytical, and communication skills, as well as exceptional interpersonal skills.  This position will provide a full range of Human Resources services to 600+ full-time employees and up to 140 temporary clerks including, but not limited to:  recruitment, interviewing, applicant screening, workforce planning, position management, FMLA, worker’s compensation, retirement counseling, conducting orientation and training sessions, interpreting collective bargaining contracts and human resources policies, reviewing classifications, counseling employees on retirement, career counseling, separations, promotions and transfers, etc.  This position also assists supervisory staff and management regarding agency and state human resources procedures, statutory and contractual provisions.  May represent the agency at hearings and grievances.

NOTE:  The filling of this position will done be in accordance with reemployment,
SEBAC, transfer, promotion and merit employment rules.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing their qualifications for the position, a completed state Application for Employment (CT-HR-12) and their two most recent performance evaluations/PARS via mail to the address listed below.

Please note: We are unable to accept applications by email or fax.


Department of Revenue Services

Human Resources, 19th Floor

25 Sigourney St. Ste 2

Hartford, CT 06106

Attention: Kim Zordan

(860) 297-5700



The Dept. of Revenue Services is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.