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MPT HR Project Specialist

Internal Recruitment

Recruitment #17-007018-0001

Introduction

Maryland Public Television, which is commonly known by its familiar name "MPT", is a public television network that comprises six television stations that broadcast throughout the entire state of Maryland as well as into the District of Columbia and parts of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. MPT is the only state-wide broadcaster in Maryland. MPT is a member of the Public Broadcasting Service.

This is a Special Appointment position, and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.

LOCATION OF POSITION

Maryland Public Television

11767 Owings Mills Blvd

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Main Purpose of Job

The HR Project Specialist assists and completes a variety of Human Resources project-based tasks including database management, event logistics and communication, project funding and program development. This position provides assistance and information to a variety of MPT employees and community partners, funders, etc. regarding Human Resources activities, events and functions. Position performs a variety of tasks requiring specialized knowledge related to area of assignment.

POSITION DUTIES

  • Event projects planning including MPT race, leadership forum.
  • Assisting in securing project funding
  • Managing the logistics of the events
  • Managing FMLA database
  • Assisting with Internship program
  • Creating presentations for staff members

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.  

Experience: Minimum of 3 years professional experience in Human Resources.

For education obtained outside the United States, you will be required to provide proof of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service.

SELECTIVE QUALIFICATIONS

 Must have at least six (6) months experience using Adobe Publisher for HR related projects.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • HRIS System (Workday, NEOGOV, PeopleSoft)
  • Recruitment regulations
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Access and Power Point
  • Success in obtaining sponsorships

LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION

This is an internal only recruitment.  Only current MPT employees may apply.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

This position requires the incumbent to work overtime beyond normal work hours, a flexible schedule including nights and weekends, and occasionally travel throughout the State of Maryland.

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants must provide sufficient information on the application to show they meet the qualifications for this recruitment. 

All information concerning the qualifications, including submittal of any required documentation (diplomas, transcripts, certificates, licenses, etc.) must be submitted and received by the closing date. Failure to include all relevant education and experience on your application will result in your application being disqualified from further consideration.

EXAMINATION PROCESS

The examination for this recruitment will be an evaluation and rating of your training, education, and experience provided on your application. Therefore, it is essential that the application is filled out completely and accurately, listing all relevant education and experience, addressing the specific qualifications shown above and submitting any required documentation (diploma, transcript, certification, license, etc.).

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to submit your application online, or encounter difficulty attaching required or optional documentation, you may submit via email to jjones@mpt.org by the closing date and time. The MD State Application Form can be found online. Please be sure to include your name, identification number (Easy ID#) and job announcement number on any documentation to ensure timely processing.

PLEASE DO NOT FAX OR EMAIL UNSOLICITED DOCUMENTATION

Paper applications, required documents, and any addendums may be mailed or faxed (410-581-4382) by the closing date and time to:

Maryland Public Television - HR

11767 Owings Mills Blvd.

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Please read the job announcement in its entirety before applying for this recruitment. Applicants must meet both the minimum and selective qualifications to be considered, and to appear on the list of people eligible for hire.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

Maryland Public Television (MPT) is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of MPT that all persons have equal opportunity and access to employment opportunities, services, and facilities without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply.