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Director of AA/EEO

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Director of AA/EEO
Union Level
Department Human Resources
Campus Stockton
Posting Number 201301243P
Full or Part Time Full Time
Number of Months 12
Work Schedule

Work performed during standard business hours. Additional time may be required to meet business needs or deadlines.

Please see ‘Special Instructions to Applicants’ below for specific instructions on cover letter.

Position End Date
Open Date 01/05/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

In the cover letter please explain your experience managing an Affirmative Action program, and managing EEO policies and practices.

Position Summary Information

Primary Purpose

Under the general supervision of Assistant Vice President for Human Resources, oversees the University’s affirmative action and equal employment opportunity programs.

Essential Functions

1. Implements and maintains the affirmative action plan and all processes and procedures related to equal employment opportunity, non-discrimination and actively promoting the value of diversity in employment, fairness and consistency in our administrative practices in line with University values and applicable laws and regulations.

2. Supervises the EEO Coordinator.

3. Supports search processes to continue to diversify our faculty and staff.

4. Develops and recommends policies and procedures to implement the AA/EEO programs for nondiscriminatory employment practices.

5. Designs and implements reporting systems to measure effectiveness of the AA/EEO programs. Ensures that our data is sufficient for reporting and internal use purposes.

6. Oversees the preparation of or prepares and analyzes reports on selection statistics. Develops action-oriented programs.

7. Receives and investigates inquires and formal complaints of unlawful discrimination from applicants and employees.

8. Responds to complaints from enforcement agencies (OFCCP, DOL and EEOC).

9. Monitors and advises on institutional policies, procedures, operations and activities for compliance with AA/EEO.

10. Develops and implements educational and outreach programs regarding employer and employee rights, responsibilities and obligations.

11. Meets with search committee chairs or committees and hiring managers to provide resources and to explain expectations for future selection processes.

12. Oversees recruiting practices for the University including effective advertising and outreach to meet our goals and comply with applicable laws and regulations.

13. Reviews and approves new hire and compensation related decisions throughout the University.

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree.
• Four (4) years’ experience in Human Resources.
• Two (2) years’ experience in Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity.

Strong working knowledge of:
• Affirmative action and equal employment opportunity practices, laws, executive orders and other regulations and Department of Labor wage and hour requirements.
• Principles and procedures for AA/EEO recruitment, selection and hiring and strategies to diversify a workforce.
• Data collection and affirmative action reporting.
• Communication (written, oral and presentation) skills sufficient to convey largely unfamiliar processes, practices and policies to employees.

Preferred Qualifications

• Working knowledge of compensation practices as they relate to EEO.
• Higher education experience.
HRIS experience (preferably Banner).
• Experience with an OFCCP audit.
• Experience conducting investigations related to compliance.
• Proven ability to work successfully with diverse populations and demonstrated commitment to promote and enhance diversity and inclusion.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative but not definitive of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Requires extended periods of sitting and repetitive hand/wrist motion while using computer keyboard and phone. Occasional standing, walking, climbing stairs, bending, stooping and reaching. Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.

Work Environment/Work Week/Travel:
Work performed during standard business hours. Additional time may be required to meet business needs or deadlines.

Hiring Range Commensurate with experience, exempt
Background Check Statement

Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check

AA/EEO Policy Statement

University of the Pacific is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Pacific is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff and does not discriminate in its hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex/gender, marital status, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, medical condition, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, or mental or physical disability.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you first learn about this employment opportunity?
    • University of the Pacific Website
    • Craigslist
    • LinkedIn
    • Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
    • Chronicle of HIgher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium - Northern California (NorCal HERC)
    • Modesto Bee
    • Pacific Employee
    • Personal Referral
    • Professional or Association Listserv
    • Publication or website from a professional organization
    • Sacramento Bee
    • San Francisco Chronicle
    • Stockton Record
    • Agency Referral
    • Other Online Job Board

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document