HR Generalist in Cypress, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/11/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Cypress, CA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions has an amazing opportunity for a Human Resources Generalist for an International company. in Cypress. The HR Generalist to partner in all generalist aspects of managing human capital, such as talent acquisition, candidate sourcing, recruitment support & screening candidates, positive employee relations initiatives and programs, building training and development and help on a tactical level to drive the overall organizational development needs.  Support executive leadership in general administrative support. To provide transactional back up support on payroll and benefits.  Process improvement initiatives and continuous improvement on day to day tasks. Do not miss out on this opportunity apply now

Job Duties

  • HR Generalist
    • Partner with the business to deliver HR support in driving the business strategy and goals
    • Handling day to day HR matters related to production and non-production employees
    • Fostering a culture of open communication and positive employee relations
    • Able to build trust and handle confidential matters
    • Can handle time critical situations and assess risk
    • Provide guidance and coaching to first level supervisors on day to day employee issues
    • HR policy interpretation and recommendations as needed
    • Using judgment and escalating to Global Director of HR when required
    • Provide HR guidance and answer policy related questions as required
  • Talent Acquisition
    • Posting positions on most suitable websites depending on the role
    • Managing LinkedIn recruiter website and all the postings in HR Central
    • Ensuring all recruitment forms are completed on a timely basis
    • Reviewing applicant traffic to ensure talent strategy is delivering the desired outcome
    • Maintaining necessary requirements for applicant tracking and reporting
    • Conducting phone screens and scheduling interviews
    • Working with hiring managers to ensure full understanding of the role and job description being sourced
    • Guiding and coaching managers on effective behavioral interview techniques
    • Providing regular status updates to hiring managers and Global HR Director on open recruitment items
    • Completing HR Central recruitment process and ensuring all steps are completed timely and accurately to on-board new hire
    • Reviewing and reporting monthly metrics on recruitment initiatives
  • Employee Relations & Talent Development
    • Fostering positive employee relations and HR practices
    • Keep utmost confidentiality when dealing with employee relation issues
    • Able to guide and coach first level supervisors on day to day employee relation matters
    • Strong legal knowledge of local employment laws
    • Participate in safety meetings to drive culture of safety first and come up with innovative ways of engraving this in all daily functions
    • Develop and deliver training programs as needed for various employee groups
    • Ensure training documentation and process is reviewed with a focus on continuous improvement
    • Assist Global Director as needed in driving various HR initiatives
  • HR Administration
    • Day to day administration activities related to new hires, terminations, transfers or changes related to the employee population
    • Back up on all payroll and benefit related functions (ADP payroll processing, benefit processing, pension & 401K, annual salary review process, etc.)
    • Coordinate administrative activities related to annual performance review for all employees – including training supervisors on best practices in conducting performance reviews
    • New hire orientation and on-boarding, review and enhance the existing program
    • Ensuring all local state and federal training is conducted and monitored
    • Develop fully documented processes and annually updated work instructions for all administration related activities
    • Maintain and update HR forms and handbook as needed

Work experience requirements

Five years directly related HR generalist experience or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with SuccessFactors and ADP a plus
  • Highly organized, self-motivated individual who can work independently
  • Planning: an ability to think ahead and prepare action plans to achieve results.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with members of all levels of the Company and with people of varying personality types.
  • Able to work well under pressure and multitask
  • Strong knowledge of California employment law, CA department of fair employment and housing, FMLA, wage and labor
  • Ability to deliver training sessions and communicate effectively to various audiences
  • Functions well in a fast paced, innovative environment
  • Experience with handling sensitive and confidential material
  • Demonstrated ability to partner with the operations and collaboratively drive HR programs and initiatives
  • Payroll, Benefit and pension knowledge and able to ensure accuracy, timeliness and attention to detail
  • Understanding of compliance requirements and audit controls
  • Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university
  • HR training and or SPHR certification an asset