HR Business Partner in Portland, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 10/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Portland, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

HR Business Partner

Downtown, Portland

M-F, 8am-5pm

6 month contracted opportunity!

Start date of Mid-November

Great opportunity to gain a wide-range of experience in a large Insurance and Financial service provider! 

What is in it for you:

  • Work in the heart of downtown Portland
  • Close to public transportation, food carts, and Wednesday Farmers Market. 
  • Local company that supports communities where we live and work
  • Supportive team environment
  • Consistent work schedule- Weekends Off

Key objective for the Role:

  • Drives and deploys integrated local talent management, employee development, compensation, performance management, and organizational transformation and workplace strategies

  • Educates and trains leadership and management on strategic HR topics such as; compensation philosophy, goal setting, differentiation talent

  • Drive and leverage employee engagement initiatives that elevate and sustain high levels of employee engagement;

Position Requirements:

  • Solid assertiveness, leadership courage, influence, planning, attention to detail, organization, , change leadership, collaboration and stakeholder management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and division management; express ideas clearly and persuasively in written, oral and presentation form
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize data trends and develop appropriate responses in partnership with the business and the larger HR team
  • Project Management experience required. Hands-on experience in development and execution of a project plan required
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience in the field


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Industrial Relations, Psychology, Business, Organizational Effectiveness or related field preferred

How to Apply:

Please apply directly or call the Portland branch at 503-227-3332. Please ask for Maureen Wehrley or Liisa Erickson.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.