Employee and Labor Relations, HR Generalist, Recruiting and Talent Management
The plant human resource generalist is responsible for providing HR duties on a professional level to support both the plant and the overall goals and objectives of the corporation. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: employee engagement, employee retention and turnover reduction, administration, employee relations, training, performance management, onboarding, policy implementation, recruitment/employment and employment law compliance.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Implements programs that drive employee engagement and reduces turnover
Gathers and analyzes employee turnover and implements actions to reduce turnover.
Handles employee relations counseling and exit interviewing.
Administers the compensation program (pay change requests; 90/180/365-day increases and pay reviews)
Monitors the performance evaluation program and ensures supervisors provide timely completion and feedback to employees.
Drives recruiting strategy and activity to ensure the “best hire”. Coaches management on hiring and staffing decisions.
Assists in preparation of various human resources reports and maintains Office 365 Manufacturing PowerPoint site for plant data.
Recommends new approaches and processes to continually improve efficiency of the department and services performed.
Ensures timely and accurate completion of all new-hire paperwork.
Ensures new hire paperwork is scanned daily and all originals are sent to corporate human resources in a timely manner.
Ensures pre-employment drug testing is done correctly and timely.
Responsible for ensuring the validity and accuracy of all forms of identification provided for I-9s and ensuring compliance the I-9 document and submittal within appropriate time frame for E-verify.
Coordinates new hire onboarding for all plant employees.
Enters new employees into time clocks
Verifies weekly time report and submits to corporate Payroll on Mondays and Thursdays.
Posts / communicates important company activities and updates
Maintains the plant presentation for the “cloud screen” and other plant communication tools
Submits all requests for employment verifications, garnishments, child support and unemployment to Corporate Human Resources.
Performs clerical functions as directed.
Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs. Incumbent will follow other job-related instructions and perform other job-related duties from time to time if requested by department management
High School Diploma or equivalent
Bachelor’s Degree in business, human resources or equivalent (preferred),
Three to five years of HR experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment, or any similar combination of education and experience.
This is a full-time position, typically Monday through Friday, but may take more than 40 hours per week to routinely accomplish job requirements.
Weekends may be required for special events or circumstances.
Internal Number: 1157
About Big Tex Trailers
Founded in 1982, Big Tex is the top utility trailer in the U.S. due to the #1 Dealer Network in the country comprised of highly qualified and dedicated dealers who demand the best for their customers. The over 400 independent Big Tex dealers represent the most diverse line of standard and custom utility trailers available and have provided them to governments, consumers, and industry throughout the country. From its humble beginnings as a two-man company housed in a 3,200 square foot shop.
Big Tex has grown to become the nationally recognized leader in the utility trailer industry with representation in virtually every state as well as Canada and Mexico. Currently Big Tex employs approximately 2,000 employees working in all aspects of our business ranging from manufacturing to sales.
Big Tex has corporate offices in Mt. Pleasant Texas, with manufacturing facilities in Mount Pleasant and Wills Point Texas, Cordele Georgia, Caldwell Idaho, Madill and Kingston Oklahoma. Utilizing the most advanced assembly and finishing processes in the utility trailer industry, Big Tex provides its customers with the highest quality and most competitively priced products available on the market.
For more information, please refer to the Big Tex website at www.bigtextrailers.com.