ABM Industries, Inc. PAYROLL SPECIALIST in Jamaica, New York

ABM (NYSE: ABM) is a leading provider of facility solutions with revenues of approximately $5.1 billion and over 130,000 employees in 350+ offices throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM's comprehensive capabilities include electrical & lighting, energy solutions, facilities engineering, HVAC & mechanical, janitorial, landscape & turf, mission critical solutions and parking, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes - from schools and commercial buildings to hospitals, data centers manufacturing plants and airports. ABM Industries Incorporated, which operates through its subsidiaries, was founded in 1909. For more information, visit www.abm.com.
Job Title
High School or GED
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Accounting & Finance
Job Type/ FLSA Status
Salaried Exempt
Travel Required
Shift Type
Job Description

Position Summary

The Payroll & Accounts Payable Specialist performs payroll, accounts payable tasks and administrative functions for field operations. The payroll specialist must be prepared to handle payroll questions from employees and find resolutions to any concerns about their paycheck. Ability to perform office administrative practices and procedures, establish and maintain effective working relationships with management, clients, and vendors.

Essential Duties
Responsible for the preparation and processing of weekly payroll. Reconcile payroll prior to transmission and validate reports.
Process PTO pay, employee pay adjustments, tips and post information onto designated records.
Request new or revised field employee paychecks from the corporate accounting
Process employee information, such as exemptions, transfers, terminations and resignations.
Create new hire profiles in payroll system. Update as needed, including but not limited to, Port Authority badge number, expiration date, customs seal color and add date.
Distribute and collect time-cards each pay period. Review and tracking of overtime report.

Accounts Payable
Process vendor invoices for payment.
Monitor vendor statements to ensure payments are up to date.
Correspond with vendors and respond to inquiries.
Research and process payroll discrepancies.
Perform compliance for unclaimed payroll checks.
Attendance tracking.
Assist with the day-to-day efficient operation of the cabin operation.
Comply with all safety, security, compliance and quality standards and procedures established by AirServ, its clients, and regulatory authorities.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise extreme discretion.
Strong work ethic and team player.
Additional duties as assigned.
*Job duties may be modified at any time.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The individual may be required to stand, walk, and climb stairs for the majority of the work shift.
Individual may be required to lift 50 pounds or more for the majority of the work shift.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Specific Job Knowledge, Skill, and Ability
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements described herein are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Language Skills
Ability to communicate effectively in the English language. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and procedure manuals, and employee handbooks. Must also possess and utilize effective listening skills.

Math Skills
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals

Reasoning Ability
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

General Company Requirements
Employee must comply with the Company's uniform and grooming standards and must wear his or her SIDA badge/Airport ID at all times.
Employee must comply with all guidelines and policies set forth in the Air Serv Corporation Employee Handbook. These policies include, but are not limited to, the Company's Zero Tolerance Discrimination and Harassment Policy, Retaliation Policy, Ethics Policy, and Security Policy. Employee must also comply with regulatory agency requirements, including, but not limited to, the ADA, ACAA, DOT, TSA, FAA, and Federal, State, and Local authorities.

Minimum Requirements

High school diploma or GED required.

Previous experience operating service vehicles preferred.

Must be 18 years of age or older.
Must submit to and pass a drug screen.
Must possess a valid driver's license.
Must meet all requirements to receive required airport SIDA badge and Customs Seal (if applicable), including successful completion of a background check and ten-year work history.
This job description is subject to change at any time at the discretion of management.
Must work schedule as assigned.

John F Kennedy Airport, NY 11430 US (Primary)
ABM is an EOE (M/F/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation)

ABM is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation)