Job descriptions are the backbone of many HR decisions – so they need to be done right. Whether narrowing in on the tasks of a position, costing out the wage, developing interview questions, or assessing physical and mental demands, they serve a vital role. Good job descriptions are also required for decision making in terms of legal defense in areas such as FMLA, ADA, and Worker's Compensation.
This webinar will cover:
- What should go into a good job description
- Where to get help getting started
Karen Bender, SHRM-SCP, CEBS
Human Resources Consultant
Karen joined Hausmann-Johnson Insurance in 2017 with over 30 years of Human Resources experience. Her experience includes regulatory compliance (FMLA, EEO, FLSA, HR, and Safety), benefits, wage and salary administration, employee relations, training, and payroll. The majority of her industry experience is in insurance and manufacturing and she is knowledgeable in both union and non-union environments.
Karen also provides training services to the UW-Madison Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in HR areas and instructs a class for the UW-Madison Division of Continuing Studies. Further, she developed and teaches courses targeted at providing small businesses (less than 100 employees) with general HR guidance and employment law review to help them maintain compliance and improve their processes.
Karen enjoys working outside, spending time with family, reading, and traveling. She has traveled to 23 foreign countries so far including hiking throughout Europe, a 1,000 mile snowmobile trip in Canada, and exploring off the beaten path in China.