Human Resources Business Partner - (Hybrid Work Schedule Option)

Arapahoe County Government


Littleton, CO 80120


$69,836 – $111,566
per year

This posting has been re-opened and if you have already applied, you are still being considered and will not be able to apply to this posting again.  

Come work with an amazing Human Resources team at Arapahoe County!  The HR Business Partners is responsible for partnering with key members of the County's leadership and management team on organizational strategies and programs to ensure successful acquisition, development and retention of high-quality talent to support the organization's objectives and success. Designs, develops and administers effective employee relations, staffing and retention programs. Assists with process development, implementation and refinement of metrics collection projects and collaborates with key personnel to ensure continued optimization of metrics reporting. This position may support various departments /elected offices based on business needs.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, meaningful work, and a flexible and supportive work environment.  Some of the benefits of working for Arapahoe County include:
  • 15 days (120 hours) of paid vacation per year
  • 13 paid holidays (104 hours) and 1 additional floating holiday (8 hours) per year
  • 12 days (96 hours) of paid sick leave per year
  • Flexible work schedules and hybrid work schedule option  
  • Training and development opportunities to help you grow in your professional career
  • Comprehensive health insurance and retirement plans – see benefits tab for more detail


• Builds Strategic relationships with the Department/ Offices that enables incumbent to assess and anticipate Department / Offices human resource needs.
• Partners with HR Manager, Legal Office and department/office managers to provide all-encompassing HR support in the areas of coaching, counseling, employee relations, internal investigations and facilitated conversations.
• Works with HR Manager, County managers and elected officials on issues related to succession planning.
• Ensures that HR processes and practices are in compliance with applicable local, state and federal laws.
• Participates in process improvement efforts in order to streamline or improve HR systems and processes.
• Performs workforce research and analysis intended to ensure that HR priorities are fully aligned with overall trends, challenges, and shifts in workforce demographics.
• Provide technical support concerning development and interpretation of Arapahoe County policies and related procedures. Assists in updating and formulating department / office policies and/or procedures as necessary. Maintains constant network of resources in the outside market to obtain information on comparable policies and maintain competitiveness.
• Partners with managers to develop and update job descriptions on an as-needed basis ensuring accuracy and legal content
• Travels to various county locations frequently.

Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
• Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, practices, and operating requirements of human resources management; employment, compensation, employee benefits, budgeting; and planning.
• Employment law expertise
• Staffing expertise
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Strong presentation skills appropriate to the audience
• Comprehensive knowledge of performance measures/business impact analysis
• Ability to develop and administer human resources policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
• Knowledge of assessment tools and the ability to evaluate the effectiveness of on-going programs and the ability to develop refinements and/or corrective solutions
• Strong computer skills; must be proficient in M/S Office programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Familiarity with PeopleSoft or other HRIS programs
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment
• Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing business demands

Behavioral Competencies (these are required for all positions at ACG): 
Service First
Excellent Quality
Responsive Government
Visionary Thinking
Caring Leadership
Effective Communication
Fiscal Responsibility
Respect for Others

Job Requirements

Education and Experience: 
• Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration, or a related field.
• 3 years high level HR generalist experience.

Preferred Education and Experience:
• Employee Relations.
• Investigations.

Any equivalent combination of education and work experience that satisfy the requirements of the job will be considered.


 Supplemental Information:
• Work is generally confined to a standard office environment.

The following are some of the physical demands commonly associated with this position.
• Spends 80% of the time sitting and 20% of the time either standing or walking.
 • Occasionally lifts, carries, pulls or pushes up to 20 lbs.
• Occasionally uses cart, dolly, or other equipment to carry in excess of 25 lbs.
• Occasionally climbs, stoops, kneels, balances, reaches, crawls and crouches while performing office or work duties.
• Verbal and auditory capacity enabling constant interpersonal communication through automated devices, such as telephones, radios, and similar; and in public meetings and personal interactions.
• Constant use of eye, hand and finger coordination enabling the use of automated office machinery or equipment.
• Visual capacity enabling constant use of computer or other work related equipment.
• Driving required 10-20% of the time

Below, please list any special physical demands associated with this position. For instance, exposure to hazardous environments, blood borne pathogens, extreme heat/cold, use of power equipment or machinery, wearing of PPE (personal protective equipment).
Occasionally: Activity exists less than 1/3 of the time.
Frequently: Activity exists between 1/3 and 2/3 of the time.
Constantly: Activity exists more than 2/3 of the time.

How to Apply

All Interested Applicants must apply online at the link below:


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