Human Resources Generalist

Kaiser Aluminum

Chandler, AZ

The Human Resource Generalist, located at our Kaiser Aluminum plant in Chandler Arizona, reporting to Sr. Human Resources Manager will execute plant Human Resource functions, including but not limited to the hiring process, administering pay, benefits, and leave provisions, and enforcing company policies and practices. This position will support union and non-union employees and enable positive employee relations while supporting optimal productivity of our employees.

What you will work on: 

  • Recruits and interviews qualified job applicants; collaborates with departmental managers to understand skills and competencies required and conducts pre-employment screenings.
  • Performs routine tasks required to administer human resource programs and policies.
  • Partners with the union on disciplinary matters, disputes, and investigations.
  • Handles routine labor relations inquiries related to policies, procedures, grievances, and the collective bargaining agreement; refers complex matters to Sr. Management. 
  • Reviews employee timecards and administers employee payroll changes.
  • Monitors and reports various HR metrics to Sr. HR Manager.
  • Attends and participates in employee disciplinary meetings, terminations, and investigations.
  • Maintain and update various databases, spreadsheets, and reports while meeting deadlines.
  • Provide support to the team through assigned projects and day-to-day activities.

What you will bring to the role: 

  • Bilingual preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Ability to interact professionally with all levels of the organization.
  • Ambitious, with the intellectual curiosity and drive to identify challenges and recommend solutions
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple, concurrent demands and appropriately prioritize responsibilities.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Models and leads within our Values.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Must maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Knowledge of employment and labor laws with ability to learn and deepen knowledge.