Total Rewards Specialist required for provincial government agency.

Job #: 889
Job Type: Temporary, initial term six months with possibility of an extension.
Compensation: $26.52 – 29.17/hour
Location: onsite, downtown Toronto location


  • Advise managers and employees on the interpretation of HR policies, programs and collective agreements as they relate to rewards and benefits.
  • Administer organization’s salary structure and compensation program, ensuring compliance with relevant legislative authorities, collective agreements and applicable policies.
  • Use strong coordination and workflow skills to develop implementation plans when there is new legislation or collective agreements to ensure an appropriate and timely integration.
  • Track a variety of metrics related to compensation and benefits, monitoring the competitiveness of organization pay structure and benefits administration against similar employers and recommending adjustments as needed based on industry knowledge.
  • Support general HR programs including performance management, attendance management, timeline structure and responding to general queries by managers and administrative staff.
  • Develop a variety of informational material related to compensation and benefits programs to use at orientations, meetings and forums as required.
  • Provide training and support to enhance understanding of compensation and benefits programs, collective agreements and legislative changes.
  • Manage electronic employee HR information, ensuring data accuracy, integrity and compliance with relevant policies and legislation.


  • Undergraduate degree in a related field of study (ie. Business) and 2+ years’ of related experience
  • Experienced in a unionized environment an asset.
  • Completion, or in the process of completing a HR designation. CHRP designation an asset.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in HR program and service delivery, compensation and benefits strategies and administration, employee relations and HR systems administration.
  • Strong self-motivation and ability to work independently, prioritize based on urgency and respond to fluctuating workload demands.
  • Strong computer skills with experience using HR information systems, report writing programs, database management, spreadsheets, word processing and tracking performance metrics.
  • Working knowledge of relevant HR legislation and demonstrated adherence within professional history.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal and customer service skills to effectively engage with a variety of internal and external stakeholders on matters related to HR and total rewards.
  • Advanced analytic and problem-solving skills to prepare and maintain a variety of reports related to rewards, benefits and broader HR practices.
  • Satisfactory criminal background check and employment references.

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Job ID: 889

Location: Canada Ontario Toronto

Category: Government, Human Resources

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 26.52

Date Updated 04/15/2021

Status New

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