Job Title:

HR Coordinator, temporary (mat leave contract)


Pet Valu


Calgary, AB

Closing Date:


This position will provide valuable exposure to various functions of Human Resources.  This role combines administrative tasks as well as project and generalist opportunities.  Contacts in this role include: field and office personnel ranging from entry level to senior management staff.  From this position, previous incumbents have gone on to become HR Generalists. This role supports Canada West, including Alberta and British Columbia.

Job Summary:

Providing HR support to the Store Operations Department:

  • posting job ads for vacant store positions utilizing recruitment posting/tracking software
  • providing other recruitment support as needed (including Operations Management positions)
  • assisting employees with the HR self-serve and time and attendance system training and questions
  • assisting with:
    • employee relations questions and issues; providing interpretation of Company policy and Employment Standards regulations
    • performance management issues
    • compensation programs
    • the disability leave of absence and return to work program
  • processing pay changes and status changes of store personnel
  • creating reports as requested
  • training new store employees in all HR-related practices
  • other projects as assigned by HR Director

Education and Experience:

  • 1-3 years of prior HR administrative experience, required
  • 2-4 years of Human Resources client group support experience, an asset
  • Post Secondary education with a focus in Human Resources Management

Unique Skills

  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Ability to work independently is required
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated analytical problem solving skills (confirmed in a test)
  • Demonstrated experience in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel (confirmed in a test)


To apply please visit:  

You will be asked to take a critical thinking test and a written abilities test (MS Word & Excel).

We welcome all applicants however only those who meet the job requirements will be contacted.

Posted 2017-03-24

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