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HR Generalist

Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Waxahachie, TX, 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 15,000 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.


Do you want to be a part of something BIG? Dart's Waxahachie, Texas plant is looking for 2 HR Generalists to join our team and support the exciting changes and growth happening!


In this role, you will provide coaching and counsel to our business leaders in a variety of employee relations areas (such as performance management, policy interpretation and career development). Our ideal HR Generalist will have a caring attitude, a passion for helping others and will be a team-player who is excited to partner strategically with plant leadership to achieve our goals in better serving our employees and customers.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Support, consult, train and coach all levels of the management team regarding people-related laws, policies, programs and issues to help managers make informed decisions, which ultimately advance business objectives. Collaboratively influence and/or challenge perspectives when appropriate
  • Coordinate, administer and support various HR programs/initiatives, using continuous improvement methodologies to monitor programs for efficiency/effectiveness
  • Conduct new employee onboarding/orientation as needed
  • Monitor employee satisfaction and engagement though various methods such as pulse surveys, and stay/exit interviews
  • Provide counseling/coaching for all employees, including management, regarding employee relations matters
  • In consultation with management, administer disciplinary actions and terminations in accordance with corporate guidelines and applicable local, State and Federal laws
  • Support, counsel and coach management regarding interviewing candidates, hiring, terminations, promotions, performance reviews, leave management, etc.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal HR Generalist candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Written and verbal fluency in both English and Spanish preferred 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Business, Organizational Development or related field
  • Three (3) years of experience as an HR Generalist (or similar position)
  • Three (3) years of employee relations experience, including coaching, counseling, conducting workplace investigations and terminations
  • Customer-focused attitude, with high level of initiative, professionalism and discretion
  • Must be approachable, flexible and available to interact with employees at all levels
  • General knowledge of employment laws and practices
  • Ability to travel to other Dart locations and/or to attend HR related conferences as necessary (about 5% domestic travel)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Requires a favorable motor vehicle report upon hire

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • HR Certification (SPHR, PHR, SHRM-CP, etc.)
  • HR Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with SuccessFactors/SAP HCM

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

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 ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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