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TA - Background Check Specialist

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: San Juan
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together. The Talent Acquisition Bacgkround Check Specialist position is responsible for providing customer service to the Talent Acquisition organization including vendor partners, hiring managers, Human Capital employees, applicants, and employees with all functions related to the recruitment process. Will also provide consultation and partner with recruiters. This position enables our Talent Acquisition function to be as productive as possible.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling discovery calls, job posting assistance and scheduling recruiter and hiring manager interviews
  • Preparing offer letters, on - boarding new hires, initiating pre - employment background screening, drug testing, TB testing and completing new hire and internal transfer ID generation.
  • Collaborate, consult and communicate effectively with all TA stakeholders throughout the recruitment lifecycle
  • Effectively manage shifting levels of workload in a dynamic environment
  • Work effectively with other Human Capital functions to ensure consistency in policy and process management
  • Identify and assess customer needs utilizing systems and technology to take the appropriate action
  • Support and adapt to process improvements and future enhancements / best practices
  • Gathers and analyzes information to understand problems and situations
  • Train new TA Service Advisors and Recruiters that join our department
  • Identify issues related to the recruitment process and escalate as appropriate
  • Assist on projects related to Staffing, Mergers & Acquisitions, onboarding, assessments and technology case management
  • Work independently and continually think outside of the box; conveys openness to change and willingness to try new things
  • Communicate in a clear and concise manner
  • Approach processes and projects from a broad TAS and Global perspective
  • Maintain discretion when tasked with processing confidential informationYou'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.Required Qualifications:
    • Associate's Degree or higher degree completed
    • 1+ years of experience working in a Talent Acquisition function
    • Intermediate experience with MS Office
    • Bilingual Proficiency (Spanish/English) Preferred Qualifications:
      • Master's Degree
      • Experience in background check process
      • Knowledge of recruiting technologies (Taleo, PeopleSoft, HireVue and TalentSource)Careers with Optum. Our objective is to make health care simpler and more effective for everyone. With our hands at work across all aspects of health, you can play a role in creating a healthier world, one insight, one connection and one person at a time. We bring together some of the greatest minds and ideas to take health care to its fullest potential, promoting health equity and accessibility. Work with diverse, engaged and high-performing teams to help solve important challenges.At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone-of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income-deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes - an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

        Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, McAllen , TA - Background Check Specialist, Other , San Juan, Texas

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