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HR Generalist

Location: Aromas, CA

Department: Administration

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

We are here to revolutionize the tile industry. By implementing an innovative online platform paired with unmatched product and customer service, we've made it easier than ever to shop for beautiful, sustainable tile sourced and handcrafted in the USA. Our tireless commitment to innovation, transparency, and sustainability have not gone unrecognized. We've had the honor of making the 2015 & 2016 Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. and are the only tile company recognized as a B Corp for how we use business as a force of good. With an innovative product, an ambitious team, and an inspiring mission, we're changing the way you think about tile. 

We're currently seeking a HR Generalist. If you have ingenuity, talent, a passion for what you do, flexibility and an appreciation to do and learn new things, this may be the right opportunity for you! We are looking for a do’er who is focused relentlessly on execution and recognizes that these roles are as much about the details as they are the high level strategic execution. Fireclay Tile is a vertically integrated 115+ person company involving manufacturing, marketing and sales, and finance and accounting play a central role in our success.

This full time hands-on position will be based out of our beautiful Aromas, CA location. We will provide you with competitive compensation that includes a base salary + company bonus plan + stock options, healthcare benefits (medical HSA), 401(k) matching and some other great perks, an awesome company culture, and continued professional development through on-going training, experimenting, and opportunities to grow within the role and organization.

In This Role You Will:

  • Responsible for all phases of employment including advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, placement of personnel, orientation programs and exit interviews
  • Administer all employee benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K, STD, LTD, leaves of absences and paid time off.
  • Serve as a source of contact for managers, and employees on all human resource related matters.
  • Maintain and administer HR reports and records as required by state and federal laws.
  • Maintain and update personnel files.
  • Compute, post, and maintain reports related to employee leave and absentees.
  • Comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Additional duties as assigned by management.

The individual must possess the following:

  • Superior time management skills including the ability to manage multiple issues concurrently and the ability to lead an effective and efficient meeting.
  • Strong recruiting skills
  • Excellent crisis manager who demonstrates that he/she has a high emotional control under adverse conditions and can lead his/her personnel to a successful resolution.
  • Excellent employee relations skills including being an active listener, understanding how to appraise personnel, applying both positive and corrective feedback, being able to resolve conflicts either involving the supervisor directly or as a third party, understands and demonstrates positive motivational skills including coaching and delegation techniques.
  • Demonstrated confidence including providing a consistent leadership style with an acceptable level of professional assertiveness.

You will be great if you have:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Computer literate (proficient in MS Word, MS Excel)
  • BS degree in HR Administration/Business Mgmt
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Safety/CalOSHA beneficial
  • Proficient knowledge and application of HR laws and regulations

Ability to read and interpret regulatory laws and manuals, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively with employees of the company. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.

Fireclay Tile is an equal opportunity employer. We offer healthcare, vacation, 401(k) match, paid time off, maternity/paternity leave, life insurance and disability, and employee stock options. Plus, we make the best BBQs in the world!

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