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Human Resources Generalist (Contract)

Haddam, CT

Posted: 02/23/2024 Employment Type: Temp Industry: Human Resources Job Number: 11242

Job Description

Human Resources Generalist - Contract from March through July
$30-35/ hr, depending on experience

We are seeking a skilled HR Generalist to lead our client's HR operations and contribute to the success of our manufacturing company. As a Human Resources Generalist, you will be responsible for a diverse range of HR functions, ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of human resources processes. This is a temporary position with a focus on key areas such as benefits, recruitment, PTO tracking, reporting, and HR compliance audits.


   - Administer employee benefits and address related inquiries.
   - Ensure compliance with payroll and benefits regulations.
   - Participate in the full recruitment life cycle, from job posting to interviewing and offers, and onboarding and orientation
   - Collaborate with hiring managers to identify staffing needs.
   - Maintain accurate records of employee attendance and time-off requests.
   - Generate reports on attendance and PTO usage.
   - Generate and analyze HR-related reports for management.
   - Conduct periodic audits of HR processes to ensure compliance.
   - Stay updated on HR laws and regulations.
   - Ensure HR practices align with legal requirements.
   - Facilitate benefits enrollment processes.
   - Provide day-to-day HR support to employees and managers.
   - Address employee relations matters and escalate as needed.

- Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field is preferred
- Proven experience as an HR Generalist, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
- Strong knowledge of benefits administration.
- Familiarity with recruitment processes and best practices.
- Excellent organizational and multitasking abilities.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


Meet Your Recruiter

Jake Anderson
Staffing Manager, Professional Services

Jake Anderson, the eldest of four siblings, hails from the charming town of Glastonbury, Connecticut, where he grew up in a bustling household of six, accompanied by two lively Boston Terriers. His journey through life has been marked by a combination of academic excellence, work ethic, and a deep passion for sports.

In 2021, Jake proudly earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business-Human Resources, with a minor in Psychology, from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. His dedication to academics was complemented by his commitment to hard work, as he spent summers during high school and college laboring at a local golf course, honing his skills and building valuable life experiences.

Jake's career took off in September 2021 when he embarked on a professional journey within the office support group. Here, he specializes in filling both temporary and permanent roles across a diverse range of fields, including administration, clerical work, human resources, accounting, and manufacturing. His innate ability to connect with people and find the perfect fit for each position has made him an invaluable asset in the world of staffing and recruitment.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Jake's heart beats for the Boston Red Sox, a testament to his unwavering loyalty to his team. He's not just a fan; he's a true "die-hard" Red Sox enthusiast who follows their every game and passionately supports them through thick and thin.

Jake's love for adventure and cultural exploration led him to study abroad in the enchanting city of Florence, Italy, for a semester. This experience broadened his horizons, allowing him to immerse himself in a rich tapestry of art, history, and cuisine.

Jake Anderson's story is one of dedication, academic achievement, and a deep-rooted passion for life's diverse experiences. As he continues to carve his path in the world of business and human resources, there's no doubt that his journey will be marked by success and unwavering enthusiasm for the pursuits that ignite his soul.

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