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Payroll Specialist II

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Position Description


DaVita is seeking a talented Payroll Coordinator II to join our Payroll Team! If you have previous Payroll Department experience in a corporate setting working with reports, reviewing and analyzing records and have a clear understanding of gross-to-net calculations then this may be the job for you! Multi-state payroll experience is definitely a plus!


DaVita is an award-winning Fortune 500 healthcare employer that specializes in the Kidney Healthcare arena.  If you're seeking a company with core values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun, then this may be the place for you. 


At DaVita, we “walk the talk” when it comes to our core values!


This position creates, reviews and audits time and attendance and payroll records for large divisions in a multi-state, multi-company environment. Position works closely with other teams within the Payroll department and DaVita.  Participates in year-end Payroll functions as well as exercises knowledge of Payroll tax and law in daily work. Exercises good judgment based on Payroll policies and best practice.



The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive.

  • Audits time records to ensure teammates time is accurately calculated based on Federal and State regulations.
  • Reviews and audits payroll results after time has been imported into Workday to ensure that teammates have been paid in accordance with Federal and State regulations.
  • Works closely with managers to ensure that time and pay are accurately reflected for teammates.
  • Verifies Paid Time Off accruals, balances, and transfers.
  • Demonstrates ability to perform pay calculations including, but not limited to, gross pay to net pay calculations, bonuses, vacations, terminations and other processing exception items.
  • Requires knowledge and understanding of how paycheck is calculated, including pre/post tax deductions, and how the paycheck translates to the Form W-2.
  • Additionally, creates and uploads spreadsheets into the WorkDay payroll system.
  • Actively participates in process improvement teams.
  • Participates in year-end payroll activities and tasks.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    



(Education, licenses, certifications, and experience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skills as required):

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Minimum 3 years of payroll experience in a corporate payroll department, strongly preferred 
  • Multi-state payroll experience preferred
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of payroll processes and procedures in a high-volume,  fast-paced, production environment
  • Payroll system experience required
  • Intermediate computer skills and proficiency in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Experienced handling confidential information and/or issues using discretion and judgment
  • Commitment to DaVita’s values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun with ability to demonstrate those positively and proactively to patients, co-workers, management, physicians, and/or vendors in every day performance and interactions
  • Demonstrated strengths in organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills o Able to communicate effectively, professionally, and clearly with all levels of the organization
  • Able to work in a team environment as well as independently and to foster a positive work environment
  • Strong customer service skills and commitment to service excellence
  • CPP or FCP knowledge, certification
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."


Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Payroll Specialist II
  • Job Function: Payroll
  • Location: Federal Way, Washington