Junior HR Generalist

Junior HR Generalist

Specialty: Human Resources

Job Description

Katie Hudson
Regional Director

Katie joined Leddy Group in 2015. She was promoted at the beginning of 2021 from Sr. Staffing Manager to Regional Director for the Lebanon market.  Katie is one of the only team members in our company who has successfully touched every specialty over the course of her tenure: Accounting & Finance, Administrative, HR, Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, and Engineering.   

603.727.0102 | KHudson@leddygroup.com

A global manufacturer is looking for an experienced HR professional with strong interpersonal and Excel skills for their Junior HR Generalist position! You’ll assist the company’s HR Manager with payroll, employee relations, recordkeeping, and various administrative tasks. The ideal candidate is bilingual in Spanish and English. This dynamic company offers excellent benefits, a collaborative environment, and career progression opportunities!

Responsibilities of the Junior HR Generalist

  • Promote and develop positive employee relations by providing direct HR support to the manufacturing facility
  • Manage facility payroll function
  • Resolve and address all employee questions and concerns by partnering with plant leadership team
  • Conduct preliminary investigations
  • Assist with FMLA/LOA processes
  • Respond to Unemployment claims and Worker Comp claims as directed
  • Respond to facility HR correspondences
  • Help manage employee recruitment and onboarding
  • Assess and streamline current processes
  • Enforce federal and state compliance on payroll, employee relations, and leaves
  • In consultation with the HR Manager, assist plant leaders with the management of corrective action to drive performance and adherence to company policy
  • Coach and develop leaders on processes, procedures, and performance management
  • Interpret company policies and processes to ensure consistency for facility leadership and employees
  • Facilitate employee communications to ensure clarity and understanding
  • Manage monthly employee engagement events
  • Support plant operations, assess plant needs, and implement change
  • Participate in corporate projects and initiatives
  • Oversee reception and delegate tasks appropriately
  • Perform other duties as assigned or required

Qualifications of the Junior HR Generalist

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or a related field preferred
  • 2-5 years HR Generalist experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • 2-5 years payroll experience
  • Bilingual in Spanish; must be able to speak, write, and read in English and Spanish
  • Knowledge of state and federal employment compliance
  • Experience handling and resolving a wide range of employee relations issues
  • An intense focus on customer service
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to build relationships with a diverse group of employees
  • Must be comfortable developing and conducting group presentations to employees
  • Ability to remain calm in various situations
  • Ability to assess escalation needs
  • PHR certification and/or experience with Titan, Kronos, Success Factors a plus

This Junior HR Generalist position works Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. Apply today to join an established company that has been in business for over 60 years!

To apply, please email a copy of your resume to lebanon@leddygroup.com, call 603-727-0102, or apply online at www.leddygroup.com.

Veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

Junior HR GeneralistAbout Leddy Group

We are a privately owned, regional staffing company serving northern New England since 1994.  We put the right people in the right places through our specialties:  Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, Engineering, HR, Industrial and Skilled Manufacturing.  We combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. Our goal is to exceed your expectations; our success is tied directly to your satisfaction.

Katie Hudson
Regional Director

Katie joined Leddy Group in 2015. She was promoted at the beginning of 2021 from Sr. Staffing Manager to Regional Director for the Lebanon market.  Katie is one of the only team members in our company who has successfully touched every specialty over the course of her tenure: Accounting & Finance, Administrative, HR, Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, and Engineering.   

603.727.0102 | KHudson@leddygroup.com

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