15 days old
2018-08-012018-08-31

Human Resource Generalist

Blount Fine Foods
Fall River, Massachusetts 02720
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Company Summary:

Blount Fine Foods is a private, family owned company that has been in the food business since 1880. Our product line includes refrigerated and frozen gourmet soups, side dishes and entrees for food service and retail. The company, headquartered in Fall River, MA, is the largest producer of Clam Chowder in New England and the largest manufacturer of Lobster Bisque in the country.

Position Summary:
The Human Resource Generalist supports all manufacturing human resources functions including recruitment and retention, compensation and benefits, employee relations, regulatory and legal compliance.

Daily/Position Responsibilities:

  • Ensures consistent and fair administration of Company policies and procedures. Modifies and enforces company polices as needed.

  • Evaluates employee relations and work-related problems, meeting with supervisors and managers to determine effective remediation techniques.

  • Be accessible to employees in their work areas (including the manufacturing floor) in an effort to keep in touch with overall employee morale, identify employee problem areas and offer feedback and/or follow-ups as needed. 

  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of employment law and labor law in order to reduce legal risks and ensuring regulatory compliance.  Partner with outside legal counsel as needed.

  • Provide performance management guidance to line/function management.

  • Manages Workers Comp Reporting, Coordinates Light Duty/Return to work program with EHS Manager.

  • Conduct new hire orientations and trainings.

  • Works with Talent Acquisition Manager to develop staffing plans, and implements appropriate recruitment activities to fill positions on a timely basis.

  • Conducts analysis to creatively address labor pool shortages or opportunities.

  • Coordinates with temporary employment agencies as needed.


 

 

Requirements

 

Skills/Requirements:

 

•Knowledge of HR practices and strategies, employment law, recruitment programs and selection processes, and manufacturing operations.

 

•Good communication (written and verbal) through all levels in the organization

 

•Ability to operate in a fast paced environment with multiple deadlines and being able to meet deadlines while working through interruptions


Experience/Education:

•Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field (BA/BS) preferred.

•Minimum of 3-5 years of applicable experience in Human Resources.

•Experience in Recruiting and Employee Relations required.

•Working knowledge of MS Office and experience with HRIS required.

•Good project management, organization and prioritization skills.

•Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish preferred


 

Please send resumes to:

 

Rachel Raposo, Talent Acquisition Manager

 

rraposo@blountfinefoods.com

 

Blount Fine Foods is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability


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