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Human Resources Specialist


Chico, California 95926
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We are currently seeking a skilled Human Resources Specialist who is passionate about people—supporting and developing talent through our company’s policies and managing procedures. Our ideal candidate is attracted to a values-driven organization that places the collective priorities and needs of the team ahead of the individual, is responsible and reliable, and willing to regularly contribute to making our company a better place to work.

Reporting directly to the Director of Business Operations, the Human Resources Specialist should be highly efficient, organized, and approachable. We expect applicants to have a solid knowledge of various HR functions including personnel recruitment and evaluation, employee relations, staff training and development, safety, knowledge of employment law, payroll, compensation and benefits.

Candidates must be experienced professionals possessing an associates or bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field from an accredited institution.  They will have at least 2 years’ experience handling similar operations and duties and shall have:

  • A commitment to the vision, mission, and core values of NorthStar
  • 2+ years relevant experience in HR work.
  • Successful job-related experience as a Human Resources Specialist or other HR position with increasing levels of responsibility.
  • HR Credentials (e.g. SHRM-CP, PHR) preferred.

Possess the following qualities:

  • Positive and personable
  • Excellent collaborator
  • Attentive listener, with a perceptive nature
  • People person who enjoys working with a diverse range of individuals
  • Understanding, empathetic and relatable
  • Professional integrity and sense of responsibility and accountability

Additional information regarding this position is available upon request including a Position Description and Key Accountabilities.

If you value community engagement, superior client service, a lifetime of learning, and believe you possess the commitment, character, and skills to become part of our innovative team, we would like to hear from you.

About Us

Established in Chico, California in 1983, NorthStar is a team of professionals who exist to consistently provide the best designs, plans and solutions for our clients. We have experts in the fields of engineering, architecture, surveying, and environmental planning. 

Our core purpose is to develop People and to enhance our communities.

Our passion—moving projects from concept to completion, tackling every obstacle with determination and creativity until a solution is found, and having fun doing it, is why we come to work every day.

We exist to solve problems, learn, guide, teach, and to ultimately be the best team of design and infrastructure experts.

NorthStar benefits include a generous salary, health insurance package, profit sharing, and safe harbor 401k. Additional details can be found on our website


To Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume in person or by email to:


111 Mission Ranch Blvd, Ste. 100

Chico, CA, 95926



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