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HR Generalist

Posting date: 04/03/2016
Salary: 90 000 - 105 000 USD
Job Location: USA
Industry: Chemicals
Contact Phone Number: +31 20 4919874


  • Partner, consult and contribute to site decisions and strategy and translate these strategies into tangible HR priorities and actions.
  • Coordinate employment/placement/transfer/promotion to maintain proper staffing levels in the site consistent with company policies under EEO/AAP guidelines.
  • Partner with Site Leadership to resolve conflicts and provide guidance and counsel for HR issues.
  • Recommends and/or reviews supervisory recommendations for discipline, suspensions, or terminations.
  • Interpret and implement changes to Company HR Policies and Practices for managers/supervisors/employees for effective and consistent employee relations.
  • Provides consultation and support on performance management, talent management, and organizational development processes required to support the businesses.
  • Identify new opportunities where HR can add value, standardize and drive consistency in HR practices across the manufacturing sites
  • Help coordinate across
  • Refining Catalysts and catalyst manufacturing sites when applicable to drive implementation of long-term initiatives such as, Workforce Planning, OneHR and OpEx Culture and Talent Management Initiatives Upon direction and guidance from the HRBP for Refining Catalysts Manufacturing, provide support and leadership for Refining Catalysts Manufacturing director as well as sister Refining Catalysts manufacturing sites at Attapulgus and Midga.


  • Bachelors degree in Human Resources or equivalent degree is required plus 4 years of progressive professional experience in human resources or a Masters degree in Human Resources or equivalent degree plus 2 years of progressive professional experience in Human Resources. Candidates with professional human resource certification (PHR/SPHR) are preferred. Candidates with an MBA or Masters degree are preferred. Knowledge of federal and state labor laws including EEOC is required. Experience providing HR support in a manufacturing environment is highly desirable Candidates with experience in employee relations is a must; labor relations experience is desirable. Working knowledge and experience with LEAN or similar data driven process improvement methodologies with the ability to facilitate and/or lead project teams to successful implementation preferred. Experience in cultural transformation initiatives preferred (Mindsets and Behaviors, Behavior Based Safety, driving culture transformation through LEAN, etc.) Position is based in Savannah, Georgia, candidate must be willing to travel 25% primarily within GeorgiaPrinciple

Job conditions:

  • An employer is a global chemicals company, one of the largest in the world with over 110,000 employees.Financially sound and will offer infinite career opportunities to professionals.Company offers excellent pay, benefits and full relocation to include home purchase. Under the direction of the HR Business Partner, the HR Generalist will be accountable for providing the full range of Human Resources support for the Savannah, Georgia site. He or she will also be part of the Global Refining Catalyst Business Unit HR team, which supports three global manufacturing sites located in NA.