Human Resource Business Partner (HRBP) - Industrial Technology
Feyen Zylstra is seeking a tech savvy, innovative Human Resources Business Partner. This role is responsible for providing HR generalist leadership and support to one of our key groups, our Industrial Technology team. This includes project and day to day support in the areas of full lifecycle recruiting, employee relations, leader support, employee engagement and training and development. This role will work closely with designated leaders to help find the talent for this high growth technology team providing solutions on our customer’s plant floors. In addition, this person will be part of the People Services team responsible for developing and providing best in class HR solutions, tools and consultation to help our teams achieve business goals.
·Full Lifecycle Recruiting – effectively uses systems and technology to identify and use diverse talent sourcing avenues to proactively identify talent pipelines, screen potential candidates, and support hiring managers and the hiring team to facilitate final candidate selection and onboarding. Provides high touch to candidates and leaders throughout the process.
·Consultation – consults with designated leaders to provide guidance regarding HR related issues such as policy interpretation, understanding workforce trends and metrics, training needs and building relationships to build employee morale.
·Employee Relations-manages and resolves employee concerns and assists leaders with employee relations issues, serves as the “key contact” for all employee issues (benefit, leave, policy questions, etc.) in the designated work group
·Performance Management-helps facilitate “people processes” for the designated team, including the performance review process, employee surveys, compensation reviews, development plans, assessment training needs assessment, career paths, etc.
·Special Projects-Supports the People Services leadership and HR team by contributing to HR related projects and initiatives
·Participates in team and business unit meetings as needed
·Ensures consistency and compliance in the execution of recruiting and generalist related tasks
·Builds relationships with external partners and internal leaders and employees
·Demonstrates the values of FZ in daily execution of tasks and interactions with others
·Bachelors in Human Resources, Organization Development, Business or a related field
·Eight or more years of experience serving in a HR generalist capacity with at least two years’ experience in full lifecycle recruiting
·Prior experience recruiting for and supporting Engineering, IT, and/or Technology related work groups required.
·Personal passion for technology
·Strong relationship building and networking skills.
·Strong system skills, including experience with applicant tracking systems, job boards, social media
·Solid computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
·Knowledge of HR related laws and issues and ability to handle complex employee issues independently
·Strong organization, follow-up and documentation skills
·Effective written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
·Ability to handle stressful and sensitive situations with tact, professionalism and confidentiality
·Demonstrated influence and leadership skills with the ability to put others at ease
·Strong emotional and cultural intelligence
·Ability to provide coaching and feedback to others in constructive way
·Demonstrated cultural awareness and competency around diversity and inclusion to help build inclusive work environments
·Partners effectively with team mates and internal stakeholders
·Demonstrates a positive and customer focused attitude
·High integrity and strong work ethic, capable of working self-directed
·Driven with a sense of urgency, execution focus, and ability to meet deadlines
·Willing and able to travel ~10%, including day and overnight trips in Michigan and overnight out-of-state travel in the U.S.
We offer generous benefits, competitive compensation, paid time off, training and development, opportunity for growth, and the chance to work with a winning team and a great company culture. Candidates are required to pass a drug screen and reference checks.
For over thirty years, we have provided industrial technology solutions for leading industrial, manufacturing, and automotive, food and beverage, and material handling customers. FZ is different. We are a knowledge-based firm that specializes in providing complex solutions for our customer’s plant floor environments in the areas of Controls & Automation, Industrial Networking and Digital Products. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan with offices in Metro Detroit, Kalamazoo, and Traverse City, Michigan, Nashville, Tennessee, and Charleston, South Carolina, FZ serves clients based throughout the country. For more information on FZ, please visit www.feyenzylstra.com.
FZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or other protected classes.