Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the human resources and workplace relations activities within organisations.

Human Resources Manager

Job Demand: High

Average weekly wage: $1,886

Where you could work:

National and Multinational Companies - G8 Education, Star Entertainment Group

Government / City Councils - City of Gold Coast, Schools, Hospitals

Medium to large BusinessesFrizelle Sunshine Automotive, HTG, Gold Coast Airport, Queensland Airports Limited 


Human Resources Managers do the following tasks:

  • Determining, implementing, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating human resource management strategies, policies and plans to meet business needs
  • Advising and assisting other Managers in applying sound recruitment and selection practices, and appropriate induction, training and development programs
  • Developing and implementing performance management systems to plan, appraise and improve individual and team performance
  • Representing the organisation in negotiations with unions and employees to determine remuneration and other conditions of employment
  • Developing and implementing occupational health and safety programs and equal employment opportunity programs, and ensuring compliance with related statutory requirements
  • Overseeing the application of redundancy and other employee retrenchment policies
  • Monitoring employment costs and productivity levels
  • May train and advise other Managers in personnel and workplace relations matters