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Robert Half International HR Specialist in North Chicago, Illinois


Are you looking at getting back into work? Or, maybe looking for a change in your current career? We would love to have you apply! We are currently looking to on-board candidates for the role of a HR Specialist. The HR Specialist will be working with one of our top healthcare clients in North Chicago, IL. The HR Specialist will be working from home. As a HR Specialist, you will be responsible for the following job functions:

  • Primary support for leave disability and workers compensation administration.

  • Support on return-to-work status questions regarding job protection, workers compensation claims, transition from active employment questions

  • Manage workers compensation claims greater than 40 hours of loss time to ensure appropriate resolution

  • Audit and approve payroll when employees are on leave

The client is looking to schedule phone interviews right away for this HR Specialist role! If you are looking for a great opportunity to get you foot in the door with a healthcare company that has ample room for growth within the role and company, don't hesitate to send in your application.

All candidates are eligible for benefits after the first 40 hours of work!


Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or 3-5 years of equivalent experience

  • Have strong knowledge of leave and time off legalities policies etc

  • Knowledge of benefit and leave administration experience preferred

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Tools

  • Project management experience

OfficeTeam, a Robert Half Company, matches professionals in the administrative field with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-full-time basis. Whether you're a seasoned administrative pro or starting your career, we have options for you.

Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.4154. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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Salary: $34.29 - $35.29 / Hourly

Location: North Chicago, IL

Date Posted: February 23, 2021

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 04720-9502862096

Staffing Area: Office u0026 Administrative