Medtronic Temp HR Information Spec II in Galway, Ireland

Temp HR Information Spec II


Galway, County Galway, Ireland

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Aug 09, 2017


Together, we will change healthcare worldwide. Join us in our Mission to alleviate pain, restore health and extend life worldwide. Let’s work together to address the universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives, optimize costs and efficiencies, and expand global access. Together, we can make a real difference in the global disparity in care. By providing quality care at the lowest possible cost, we will succeed as a company, and take the future of healthcare Further, Together.


At our AskHR Department in Medtronic, plc, we focus on providing employees with a single point of contact for all of their HR questions and we support HR in the execution of core processes to ensure consistency, effectiveness and efficiency promoting use and adoption of our HR technology platforms. AskHR Representatives are directly involved in providing customers with accurate, consistent and timely responses to their questions and issues regarding HR transactional and technology needs, developing an in-depth understanding of the customer’s needs and engages with customers to ensure quality of response, contributes to the continuous development of knowledge base tools to provide consistent responses to customers, escalates cases in a timely way to appropriate Subject Matter Expert (SME) or Center of Expertise (COE) if functional expertise is required and promotes the use of self-help tools such as Workday and knowledge base to encourage customers to answer questions on their own


You will contribute to continuous improvement working with the HR Service Center team to achieve solutions/improvements for all processes/tasks performed in the HR Shared Service Center and pro-actively works on an efficient information flow between HR Partners and other parties. You will be responsible for systems administration, including administering and maintaining HR Information systems including Kronos, Workday, ServiceNow, MS SharePoint and other internal information systems. You will also act as the technical point of contact for all HR systems including addressing user queries as a member of AskHR. You will also maintain content on local site builder website including processing of change requests from the HR team. You will partner with Payroll to ensure accurate payroll administration through HRIS interfaces and you will also support the implementation of HR system related projects both planned and on an adhoc basis including the processing of annual leave updates, changes to policies and other technical projects that arise. You will support data integrity through the monitoring of data on all HR systems through developing auditing tools and robust processes to support data integrity initiatives. This may include producing data uploads and undertaking data cleansing projects as required.


We are looking for a candidate qualified to degree level 8 in Human Resources or Information systems discipline . 1-3 years relevant experience is desirable but is not a specific requirement for this role. You are a dynamic team player with an interest in further developing within an international HR Shared Service environment and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.

You will demonstrate critical thinking, ability to collaborate and create alignment, generate ideas and set high standards focusing on the customer whilst fostering diversity inclusion in everything that you do.

You are a strong problem solver with the ability to handle multiple competing priorities. You like to work in a team environment and can also work using your own initiative. You have strong attention to detail and have a technical aptitude possessing strong computer skills such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint etc.

Leadership Expectations provide the framework for what we expect from all employees at Medtronic – outlining the actions and behaviors we must develop and demonstrate in pursuit of our Mission and global growth goals.


We are committed to being experts in what we do, with a clear vision of where we are going and the plan to get there.

■ Demonstrates Global Business Acumen

■ Thinks Critically and Makes Sound Decisions

■ Sets Strategic Direction


We partner with and involve others, knowing that diverse talent, skills, and perspectives lead to better outcomes.

■ Collaborates and Creates Alignment

■ Attracts, Deploys, and Develops Talent

■ Fosters Diversity and Inclusion


We are bold thinkers who create new ideas and bring our best solutions forward to benefit our patients, partners, and customers.

■ Focuses on Patient and Customer

■ Generates Breakthrough Ideas

■ Initiates and Leads Change


We do what we say we are going to do, delivering results with the highest standards.

■ Sets High Standards

■ Instils Operational Excellence

■ Drives Accountability

■ Models Ethical Behavior