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Human Resources Generalist

Elkhart, Indiana
Job Type
30 Jul 2022

As Human Resources Generalist, you will be responsible for supporting progressive Human Resources systems, initiatives, and processes in the areas of recruitment/selection, benefits, compensation, and performance management.

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  • Assist with the administration and development of company-wide HR policies, procedures, and practices while maintaining compliance with applicable legal requirements
  • Respond to inquiries regarding the organization's processes, policies, procedures, and programs
  • Interact with HR team members at other locations to support various projects and initiatives
  • Coordinate distribution/communication of projects including but not limited to Associate Handbook, 401(k) Plan, health, and other employee benefits
  • Facilitate or counsel's team members and leaders to resolve individual or team issues or conflicts
  • Identify potential employee-relations issues and makes recommendations to resolve issues to respective leaders.
  • Conduct thorough investigations about claims of violations of Company policies or Code of Ethics e.g., harassment, discrimination etc.
  • Assist in administration of company compensation and benefits programs
  • Manage short-term disability and/or FMLA leave requests and claims
  • Maintain job descriptions for the Charlotte location
  • Administer HR-related systems, as needed, including HRRequest and Reviewsnap
  • Facilitate the hiring process with supervisors to include recruitment and team selection activities, conducting background/reference checks, wage negotiations, communications, etcetera
  • Coordinate efforts to attract highly qualified candidates through multiple sources - recruiters, electronic boards, colleges/universities, job fairs and professional organizations in accordance with Affirmative Action Program
  • Manage and promote Affirmative Action Program and activities
  • Prepare effective reports and presentations
  • Create and publish monthly metrics
  • Other tasks as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or Business
  • Minimum of 3 years related experience
  • PHR, SPHR, or GPHR certifications preferred
  • Working knowledge of employment laws and regulations
  • Unquestionable integrity and ability to work in a highly confidential environment
  • Self-motivated with the ability to stay on task
  • Innovative team player
  • Intermediate computer skills are required
  • Proficient on Microsoft Office Suite
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Sound judgment with the ability to make timely, and sometimes difficult, decisions
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Able to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Basic competence in subordinates' duties and tasks
  • Versatile, flexible, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities
  • Bilingual skills a plus but not required
  • Strong Communication skills, verbal and written
  • Leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Willing to continually improve self / area / company (including pursuing additional training)

About The Shyft Group

The Shyft Group (NASDAQ: SHYF) is North America's leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing, assembly and upfit for the commercial, retail and service specialty vehicle markets.

The Shyft Group and our brands are as driven as our associates. Every person behind our badge is given the tools they need to make a positive contribution to the company, their community, and their families. Across eight go-to-market brands, in ten states and two countries, we have over 3,000 dedicated employees working as one to lead with innovation, ingenuity, and a dedication to quality craftsmanship.

The Shyft Group rebranded in 2020 to reflect a new focus on high-growth end markets to help ensure long-term profitable growth. Our name and renewed focus reflect the action, speed, and agility we offer the commercial vehicle industry through our growing roster of brands - Utilimaster®, Royal Truck Body®, DuraMag®, Strobes-R-Us®, Spartan RV Chassis®, and Builtmore Contract Manufacturing®.
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  • Job Reference: 671553870-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: The Shyft Group
  • Location: Elkhart, Indiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent