Chicago, IL - Metra is a nationally recognized commuter rail system serving the City of Chicago and surrounding suburbs. The system operates 242 stations on 11 rail lines and is the fourth busiest commuter rail system in the United States. Metra is seeking a progressive, innovative, experienced leader in human resources to serve as its next Chief Human Resources Officer. This position is a key member of the executive team and leads a comprehensive range of human resources services for a workforce of more than 2800 employees. This person will lead all of Metra’s human resources programs including, but not limited to talent acquisition and retention efforts, compensation and benefits administration, workforce/succession planning, employee development and diversity and inclusion initiatives. All labor relations and collective bargaining duties are handled by a separate department.
Starting salary range is $160,000 - $175,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package including pension, 401k and 457 deferred compensation options. Residency in the City of Chicago is not required. Submit resume, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references by August 3, 2020 to www.GovHRjobs.com to the attention of Heidi Voorhees, President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: 847-380-3243.
Metra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.