Human Resources Generalist

  • Express Employment - ID | IL | IN
  • Lake Zurich, IL, USA
  • Feb 15, 2018

Job Description

Human Resources Generalist

Bilingual : Spanish/English required

Human Resources Generalist is needed for a growing manufacturing company in Lake Zurich! Must be bilingual/fluent in Spanish and English.

Seeking a candidate with at least 3-8 years of experience in a generalist or HR admin role, ideally from the manufacturing industry. Duties will include supporting the HR team with new hire orientations, employee relations, onboarding, etc. Will focus in areas of benefits and recruiting while cross-functionally working with the entire human resource team.

Salary commensurate with skills and experience.

HR Certification a plus.

Duties of Human Resources Generalist include:

  • Implements human resources programs by providing human resources services, including talent acquisition, staffing, employment processing, compensation, health and welfare benefits, training and development, records management, safety and health, succession planning, employee relations and retention, AA/EEO compliance, and labor relations; completing personnel transactions.
  • Develops human resources solutions by collecting and analyzing information; recommending courses of action.
  • Improves manager and employee performance by identifying and clarifying problems; evaluating potential solutions; implementing selected solution; coaching and counseling managers and employees.
  • Completes special projects by clarifying project objective; setting timetables and schedules; conducting research; developing and organizing information; fulfilling transactions.
  • Manages client expectations by communicating project status and issues; resolving concerns; analyzing time and cost issues; preparing reports.
  • Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Protects organization''s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Human Resources Generalist Skills and Qualifications:
  • At least 3-8 years of Human Resources experience as a generalist and within benefits and recruiting.
  • Bilingual- fluent in English/Spanish (read, write and speak)
  • High School Diploma/GED required, Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Industry experience from manufacturing and/or distribution strongly preferred
  • Maintaining Employee Files
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral)
  • Resolving Conflict
  • Employment Law
  • Project Management
  • Office Experience
  • Administrative Skills
  • Resourceful

Why apply? Our client offers a fast paced team environment, great benefits and room for career growth!


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Express Office: Libertyville

836 South Milwaukee Avenue

Libertyville, IL 60048