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Company: Bob's Discount Furniture
Location: Taftville, CT
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel


Bob's Discount Furniture is currently searching for a highly motivated on site, bi-lingual Human Resources Manager to support our Distribution Center located in Taftville, CT.  The HRM will report to the Human Resources Director and will have responsibility to oversee the HR Generalist for that location and to support multiple departments and locations.  The HRM will assist location managers with HR issues and help with the implementation of services, policies, and programs. This person will contribute to the accomplishment of Human Resources practices and objectives that will provide an employee-oriented, high-performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity and standards, goal attainment, and the recruitment and ongoing development of a superior workforce.

A successful candidate will boast strong knowledge of Human Resources practices, have experience with employee relations and confidential investigations, will possess excellent communication and organizations skills and have an effective understanding of Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS). In addition, this person will have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multi-task and have a strong attention to detail and accuracy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Management and Development of HR Generalist
  • Recruiting and staffing responsibility
  • Performance Management
  • HRIS proficiency
  • Assist with Talent Management and Succession planning process
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Employee Relations
  • Solid understanding of HR practices and Employment Law
  • Employee safety, welfare, wellness, and health reporting; and employee services
  • Maintaining appropriate files
  • Compliance
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Bilingual - Ability to read and speak Spanish fluently
  • High attention to detail
  • 5 years minimum experience in a role within Human Resources
  • Solid understanding of applicable laws
  • Experience with some form of HRIS
  • Full understanding of and competence with Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to use sound judgment and decision-making skills
  • Schedule flexibility - although primarily M-F, there is one later shift every other week (11a-8pm) – twice per month
  • Ability to work on-site each day at DC1 location -70 Jewett City Road Taftville, Ct 06380
  • Ability to assist a staff of approx. 300 employees (including ancillary depts)
  • Experience in Distribution Center, Warehouse etc. environment a plus
  • Experience with Workday or other applicant tracking systems

Bob's Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.

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