Human Resources Generalist

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Date: Mar 9, 2018

Location: Horse Cave, KY, US

Company: Dart Container

Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 16,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

The HR Generalist will provide a wide range of human resources support to the department and company. They will be responsible for maintaining and building knowledge and skills in all HR disciplines from employee orientation and recruitment, compensation and benefits, EEO, legal requirements, and training and development.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Ensure consistent policy and procedure application, including progressive discipline, problem resolution, and work force diversity to maximize employee satisfaction.
  • Address employee relations issues, such as harassment allegations, work complaints, or other employee concerns.
  • Administer, interpret and explain human resource policies, procedures, laws, standards, or regulations.
  • Prepare and maintain employment records related to events such as hiring, terminations, leaves, transfers, or promotions, using human resources management system.
  • Administer LOA process for the plant.
  • Develop and/or implement recruiting strategies to meet current or anticipated staffing needs, including the coordination with outside staffing agencies to secure agency employees based on departmental needs.
  • Conduct new employee orientations and process hiring-related paperwork.
  • Conduct exit interviews and ensure that necessary employment termination paperwork is completed.
  • Facilitate timely and consistent entry of hourly payroll and payroll data into HRIS.
  • Partner with HR Manager to develop, implement, maintain, and monitor AAP process.
  • Monitor for the consistency in application of policies and procedures and compliance with governmental regulations for facility.
  • Conduct training for all employees (hourly & salaried).
  • Provide counseling/coaching for all employees including management and supervisors regarding employee relations matters.
  • Create reports, analysis, action plans and documentation to corporate departments as required.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources and two (2) years of HR generalist experience OR high school diploma/equivalent and four (4) years of HR generalist experience
  • Experience with handling employee relations issues
  • Experience with Microsoft applications to include, but not limited to, Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues.
  • Ability to travel domestically up to 5% (travel is not the norm but may be required occasionally)
  • Valid driver's license

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish



Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.


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