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Human Resources Generalist

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Guardian Industries is a leading worldwide manufacturer of float glass and fabricated glass products for the commercial and residential construction industries. The company and its subsidiaries operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

We are currently looking for a Human Resources Generalist for our R&D and Glass Manufacturing sites located in Carleton, MI. The Human Resources Generalist will be accountable for the HR processes that guide employee’s experience related to Guardian. We aim to hire an individual who is highly motivated and energetic, confident yet humble, socially agile, and a team player.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Actively participate in the employment lifecycle, including interviewing candidates utilizing behavior-based interview techniques, preparing offer letters, on-boarding new hires, as well as conducting exit interviews.
  • Interact frequently with employees and effectively address, document, and monitor all employee relations issues
  • Ensure professional development of employees and managers at multiple offices and manufacturing facilities through in-depth training on company policies and other topics aligned to business strategy
  • Coordinate and facilitate building activities and communication meetings, and present general HR information at building functions
  • Manage HR employee data within payroll system, including transfers, new hires, terminations, salary modifications, etc.
  • Keep employee records and files up to date and in compliance with applicable legislation.
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality while working with sensitive health, salary, and employment information
  • Other HR Projects related to the facilitation of company culture and employee engagement

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in HR or a related field
  • Ability to work independently, with little supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others via strong relationships and analytical skills.
  • Strong computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Experience presenting in public
  • Experience with or willingness to support a 24 hour manufacturing type environment
  • Detail-oriented, with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience building relationships with diverse groups of people at all levels of the organization

Guardian offers an entrepreneurial environment for risk-takers and results-oriented individuals and a unique culture that focuses on results, playing to win and rewarding employees for their commitment to excellence. We are very proud of our management structure, which is specifically designed to avoid bureaucratic nonsense and allows the individual to flourish.

Guardian offers excellent compensation and benefits packages. If you are looking for a company that you would be proud to join, and have the above qualifications, we would like to talk to you!

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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