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Career Opportunity at COSTI

Career Opportunity at COSTI

Human Resources Manager


The successful candidate will be a member of the HR team and report to the Director of Human Resources. The HR Manager will support our management team in the areas of: recruitment, job evaluation, health and safety, employee relations, and other human re


  • Counsels management and staff regarding human resources issues. Provides advice and guidance on the interpretation of the Collective Agreement, Human Resources related legislation, policies and practices.
  • Supports managers in addressing employee relations and performance issues, using each issue as an opportunity to understand the true root cause and develop a plan to resolve the issue.
  • Ensures performance appraisal reviews are conducted and assists managers as needed.
  • Tracks and monitors the disciplinary process.
  • Leads, coordinates and participates in the full cycle of recruitment within the agency. Recruits and monitors conformance to hiring practices and Collective Agreement obligations. Oversees all aspects of the onboarding process for new hires in Microsoft Dynamics NAV (HRIS).
  • Reviews the work of Senior HR Administrator in relation to updating HRIS for any changes related to rates, contract extensions, assignment change, layoffs etc.
  • Member of the Job Evaluation Committee.
  • Participates and supports manages in Job Evaluation process and its meetings.
  • Provides resources for management during collective bargaining.
  • Provides health and safety consultation to location managers and WSIB management of claims.
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Human Resources Management.
  • Minimum of 3 (three) years of experience as a Human Resources Generalist within a unionized environment. CHRL or CHRP Certification desired, but not required.
  • Previous experience with an integrated HRIS system required. Demonstrated experience working with Microsoft Dynamics NAV an asset.
  • Computer skills are required in Microsoft Office with emphasis on Excel, Word, and internet/intranet.
  • Thorough knowledge of Ontario labour and employment related legislation.
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills in English. The ability to speak another language is an asset.
  • Positive approach to managing relationships and problem solving.
  • Proven ability to work within a multicultural setting.
  • Highly developed organizational skills and detail orientated.
  • JHSC Certification Parts 1 and 2 an asset.
  • Location:

    1710 Dufferin Street, Toronto

    Duration of Position:

    Start July 15, 2019

    Starting Salary Range:

    $59,569 to $64,773 + benefits

    Posting Date:


    Closing Date:



    This is a full-time non-Union position scheduled to work 35 hours per week

    If you are interested, please quote Reference #79-19
    and send your resume with a covering letter to:

    Manager, Staffing and Orientation
    COSTI Immigrant Services
    1710 Dufferin Street
    Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2
    Fax: 416.658.6590

    "We thank all applicants for their interest in COSTI. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please."

    COSTI encourages applications from individuals reflecting the diversity of our community. COSTI is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and when requested, will make reasonable effort to accommodate people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes when filling positions.