Human Resources Generalist in Rohnert Park, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2141871

Human Resources Generalist

Terrific Sonoma County Manufacturer is looking for a Human Resources Generalist to join their team! Must be fluent in English and Spanish.

Compensation: To $88K plus terrific benefits.


  • Recruit, transfer and promote qualified hourly candidates for open positions
  • Work with hiring managers to ensure adequate staffing levels.
  • Participate on the safety committee and support safety initiatives.
  • Manage the FMLA process to include tracking of time, distribution of forms, follow-up with employees, review) FMLA requests.
  • Prepare new hire paperwork and conduct new hire orientations.
  • Communicate benefits to newly eligible employees and process enrollment paperwork.
  • Process employment paperwork, keeping Payroll and Benefits apprised of active and inactive employees.
  • Create and accurately maintain physical and electronic personnel files.
  • Create and maintain I-9, EEO, training, medical/legal, attendance, and worker's compensation records for the facilities. Update and audit regularly.
  • Provide guidance to employees and supervisors on matters which involve employment.
  • Answer routine inquiries.
  • Investigate and document complaints involving policy violations.
  • Provide support to supervisors/managers on compliance, disciplinary and/or termination matters.
  • Process workmen's compensation-related paperwork and follow-up with injured to ensure an expeditious return to work.
  • Partner with the management team providing support on HR initiatives including Performance Management, Technical Skills Analysis, Succession Planning, Employee Training and Development, etc.
  • Plan, coordinate and assist with events, communication initiatives, and special projects (employee engagement activities, wellness programs, employee newsletter).
  • Actively participate in the continuous improvement efforts of the Human Resources function.

2 plus years of HR generalist experience

Manufacturing experience preferred.

Bi-lingual skills in English and Spanish.


About Nelson:

For more than 45 years, we've been passionate about helping people find jobs they love - rewarding jobs that further career goals. At Nelson, we partner with companies that have outstanding reputations. Working with innovative startups to Fortune 500 companies, our skilled recruiters have access to opportunities beyond what you can find on your own. With Nelson, you'll get the most out of your career. Together, we'll set career goals and find you a position where your skills shine. For a full listing of jobs, go to: and click "Find Work."