Human Resources Director

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Here's why you should join our team:

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us).
  • Work/life balance: When you need to take time off for you and your family, no worries – and no questions asked.
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program.
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless.

As a Human Resources Director, you will provide input and assist in planning, guidance and execution strategies to reinforce and maintain a positive corporate culture in accordance with corporate standards.

As part of your daily work, you would have to:

  • Respond to employee questions, concerns and inquiries.
  • Serve as an HR Business partner for assigned operational Departments and/or Units.
  • Manage the HR processes related to specific functional areas within HR as required/assigned.
  • Insure compliance with all state and federal employment related statutes such as EEOC, non-discrimination, record keeping, etc.
  • Investigate employee relation matters and recommend appropriate actions.
  • Actively coach and counsel managers in people management practices.
  • Manage HR programs/practices to complement the achievement of long term strategic business objectives.
  • Travel to other client sites, customer depots, as needed.
  • Monitor and administer performance management programs and corrective actions.
  • Ensure adherence and administration of all HR policies, procedures, guidelines and operating and measurement systems.
  • Monitor, participate in and drive workforce planning and recruitment activities.
  • Other related tasks.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field
  • 10-15 years of progressive experience as HR Generalist or HR Manager, in a multinational / multicultural environment
  • Working knowledge in recruitment and selection, workforce planning, and financial budgeting
  • Solid understanding and experience in HR Management tools, Microsoft Office skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal and state labor laws
  • Resilient and able to deliver in a demanding and changing environment
  • Must have the ability to work with people at all levels within an organization
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to properly handle confidential and HR sensitive information
  • Flexible, open minded, fair and balanced judgment

Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Possibility to work remotely

Where did you hear about Lion?