Human Resources Generalist in Kent, WA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 11/26/2019

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Job Description

Under limited supervision, perform day to day duties of Human Resource in the Kent facility, including: administration of the policies, procedures and programs. Human Resource Generalist carries out the responsibilities in the following functional areas: employee relations, HRIS, training and development, benefits, compliance, performance management, wellness, organizational development, recruitment and compensation.


* Act as SME for state and federal legal regulations, company policies and procedures, benefits, timekeeping, HRIS, payroll, etc.
* Keeps abreast of the latest legislative and regulatory changes and understand their impact on assigned responsibilities and the organization
* Lead the day to day support for Payroll and HR Administration employees and their work.
* Run reports to meet management requests and needs for payroll and HR related information using the ADP & HRIS database
* Serves as the interface for HR related questions from management and employees
* Assist Recruiter in identifying target schools for strategic partnerships for internships and teaching
* Assist in developing and facilitating employee awareness, engagement and appreciation activities and programs
* Point of contact for all Workers Compensation reporting and light duty review
* SME for FMLA administration and LOA's outside of federal leaves
* Acts as the backup for the Payroll Coordinator
* Consistent member of the Kent Events Committee and communicates the events to all staff
* Builds value-added relationships with all levels of management and plant personnel and works collaboratively to communicate best practices and resolves workforce issues
* Recommends and fosters effective workplace communication policies and procedures. Confirms that company policies and practices remain legally compliant and are administered consistently for assigned areas of responsibilities
* Able to assess risk and communicate effectively through it
* Serves as a backup to recruiting as needed
* General knowledge and understanding of employee benefits & payroll
* Answer routine inquiries from inside and outside the company on paychecks, benefit questions and other payroll related matters in line with written company policy
* Administers the HR Bulletin to the factory along with other HR communication
* Provide guidance and input on performance management, succession planning, and workforce planning and organizational development
* Provide routine and regular communication for all Kent staff
* Perform training for all Human Resources including etime, NHO, iPay, etc.
* Thoroughly and objectively investigate employee relation issues and complaints, making recommendations for appropriate action
* Assist the HR Manager with various projects and day to day tasks as needed
* Perform other duties in Human Resource Department, as required. Composing and typing correspondence regarding payroll and employee reports and procedures, faxing, photocopying, newsletter, assembling booklets, filing, document packets, etc
* Regular and predictable on-site attendance
*Other duties as required in support of the department and the company*

This position does not have any supervisory responsibilities
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate

Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies


* Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas

This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

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Any unsolicited resumes submitted directly to any CIT employee will be deemed a gift. Recruiter/Recruiting Agency forfeits their right to represent submitted candidate upon breach of Company policy.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Extensive knowledge of applicable local, state and federal regulations related to Human Resources activities
* Strong personal computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Able to work effectively with both employees and managers and convey a positive and professional image to employees and external contacts
* Easy to talk to and has great interpersonal skills
* Able to uphold CarlisleIT policy, procedure and culture through relations with internal and external contacts
* Able to read, create and interpret policies and procedural manual
* Able to speak effectively in front of groups of managers and employees
* Able to effectively manage daily interruptions
* Able to adapt to an ever-changing work environment
* Able to calculate figures and amounts including basic mathematical concepts
* Able to solve practical problems and make decisions
* Able to maintain a clean working environment
* Able to maintain the highly confidential nature of payroll and human resources work
* High energy and initiative is a must


* Minimum AA degree; BA degree in Business preferred or equivalent

* Minimum 4-7 years of experience HR experience required

Must maintain industry certifications as applicable to position and value stream that is supported. Including but not limited to; IPC-WHMA-A-620, IPC-JSTD-001, IPC-610, IPC-600 and NASA 8739

* HRCI or SHRM certification preferred.


* Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

* Regular sitting, standing and walking throughout the day to accomplish tasks
* Occasional sitting
* Manual and finger dexterity used regularly with some repetitive finger motions, and required usage of both hands as needed
* Lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 50 pounds
* Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision; able to identify colors, small letters and numbers; hand/eye coordination, depth perception and able to adjust focus
* Hearing and speaking
* Other conditions may include frequent reaching, stretching, pushing, pulling, pinching, grasping, gripping, and crouching or stooping
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