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Human Resources Generalist

Job ID 5725407 Date posted 09/13/2017

Matheny Medical and Educational Center

65 Highland Avenue

Peapack, NJ 07977

Matheny Medical and Educational Center, a unique special hospital and school for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities, is seeking a:

Human Resources Generalist

*Full Time*

  • Assists in all functional areas of human resources with particular attention to benefit administration, recruitment, and records management.
  • Assists with the administration of the employee benefits program including health, dental, retirement, and voluntary benefits.
  • Assists with all aspects of recruitment and onboarding.
  • Interprets personnel policies/procedures to employees as appropriate.
  • Responsible for payroll changes in HRIS and maintains all necessary documentation in the personnel files.
  • Develops, prepares, generates, and analyzes on-going reports pertaining to employee information and data. Effectively utilizes the HRIS to obtain, store, and analyze pertinent data.
  • Assists with preparation for audits and reviews by accrediting agencies.
  • Maintain and update human resources policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for ensuring continued compliance with all local, state and federal health, safety and employment laws and regulations.
  • Assists with special projects as assigned.


  • Must have at least 5 years HR experience with an emphasis in benefit administration
  • Must have experience using HRIS, Paychex experience preferred
  • Must be proficient in all computer systems including MS office, Excel
  • Must be adaptable, flexible and a team player
  • Strong communication and the ability to multitask is essential
  • Healthcare knowledge and experience desired
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university required
  • PHR certification preferred

    Matheny offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes medical/dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, tax deferred retirement plan, and generous paid time off.

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    EOE M/F/D/V

  • Become a key member of the Human Resources team at Matheny. Human Resource professionals come from a variety of backgrounds, bringing an assortment of knowledge and skills to every area of our business. Click on your desired Human Resources job to learn more about the exact qualification.

    It takes special people to care for those with special needs.

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    While the great majority of Matheny patients have cerebral palsy as their primary diagnoses, Matheny also has patients with spina bifida, Lesch-Nyhan Disease (LND) and a wide range of uncommon conditions including Rett syndrome, Angelman syndrome, Cornelia De Lange syndrome, Wolf-Hirshorn syndrome and 4Q Deletion syndrome. Lesch-Nyhan Disease is a rare x-linked recessive disorder associated with cognitive impairment, high levels of uric acid in the blood, kidney involvement and the hallmark symptom -- severe and involuntary self-injurious behaviors. Matheny is recognized as the leading source of information on care issues regarding LND.

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