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Career Opportunity: Human Resources Specialist
(Full-time, Algona)
Posted June 26, 2015

Iowa State Bank in Algona has an immediate opening for a Human Resources Specialist.

Reporting to the Human Resources Officer, this position will be responsible for administrative and operational duties in the areas of recruiting, orientation, training, HR recordkeeping, HRIS file maintenance, benefits administration, employee relations, and various other HR duties and tasks. This job will place a heavy emphasis on internal customer service.

Ideal candidate will have a four-year degree in Business with a minor or emphasis in HR. PHR certification strongly preferred at time of hire or obtained within one year. Three or more years of progressive HR experience preferred but not required.

This position is designed to be a growth opportunity for the right candidate. We are eager to invest in an individual who has the desire and the talent to pursue a long-term career with our Bank. Pay and advancement potential is tied directly to proven performance.

ISB Algona offers an excellent pay and benefit package, competitive time off programs, and a professional work environment. Our Bank has a proven track record spanning 85 years. We are looking for a self-starter who demonstrates high integrity, initiative, diligence, teamwork and a strong desire to accept new challenges.

Our benefit package for full-time employees includes:

  • 401(k) retirement & profit-sharing plan
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life & Disability insurance
  • Section 125 flexible spending account
  • Paid vacation, sick leave and holidays


  • Competitive base wage
  • Annual eligibility for discretionary increase based on performance
  • Bonus eligibility after one year of employment

Other benefits include:

  • Banking privileges (free checking, free safe deposit box, etc.)
  • Weekly casual dress days
  • Employee events

Instructions for applying for a job at Iowa State Bank:

To apply for a position at Iowa State Bank, please follow these instructions:

Unless otherwise instructed all paperwork should be submitted to:

Kristie Brown
Iowa State Bank
5 E. Call St.
Algona, IA 50511

Submitting an employment application does not guarantee an interview. Applicants are evaluated based on work history, job skills, background checks, skill tests, other pre-employment assessments and other job-related factors. Employment applications are kept on file for a period of six months but this does not guarantee a call back from Iowa State Bank. Applicants are encouraged to re-apply each time an opening is advertised.

If you are interested in a career at Iowa State Bank, please contact Kristie Brown.

NOTE: All compensation and benefit programs are administered in compliance with state and federal law. All programs are discretionary and can be changed, amended, cancelled or revoked at any time at the company’s discretion. Terms and conditions of compensation and benefit programs will be provided at time of hire. Compensation and benefit programs are not guaranteed.

Iowa State Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.