Payroll Assistant - FT - Days - Accounting

Clerical, Administrative &Registration Edinburg, Texas


Position at DHR Health


This position is responsible for maintaining accurate payroll records for the employees of DHR. The Payroll Assistant will ensure that payroll is processed and distributed in a timely manner, maintain and update DHR employees’ PTO, and serve as a resource for employees who have any questions about payroll.



  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Accounting I and II courses taken at a college level preferred.
  • Two (2) or more years experience in payroll processing is required.
  • Organizational skills are necessary
  • Must be able to be sensitive to cultural and bilingual issues.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with all levels of nursing, administration, and physicians
  • Prefer hospital experience



  • Payroll experience in a hospital setting is preferred. Knowledge of accounting terminology is preferred.
  • Ten (10) key and computer skills to include excel is required.



  • Promotes the facility mission, vision and values by effectively communicating them to others. Considers mission, vision and values in developing services, standards and practice
  • Responsible for the smooth running of payroll and supervising of staff.
  • Handles questions or issues regarding Payroll to employees, directors and senior management.
  • Works closely with HR and Benefits.
  • Ensures proper signatures/approvals are received on PARs, timesheets, checks and pay practices.
  • Prepares payroll analysis and month to end accruals as deem necessary by senior management.
  • Responsible for the payroll applications to include accuracy of configurations ADP, E-time, PC Time Clock.
  • Prepare in service and orientation sessions to educate new employees and directors on Payroll process.
  • Reviews and process the bi-weekly payroll transmission.
  • Responsible for the configuration of Payroll Applications: ADP, E-time, and PC Time Clock.
  • Other duties as assigned