Human Resource Generalist

  • Category
    Human resources - HR Manager
  • Contract Type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Aurora, Ontario

Human Resource Generalist

Our client is a supplier to the manufacturing market and take pride in their work culture and expertise. Reporting to the HR Manager, the position is responsible to create, maintain and drive a positive and sustainable Health and Safety Program, as well as Human Resource responsibilities. This role is “hands-on” where the incumbent will work directly with internal customers across the organization and be on the plant floor each day.


- 5+ years’ recent and relevant experience in Health and Safety, within a manufacturing environment
- Human Resource Management Certification and/or equivalent
- 2+ years of accident investigation and WSIB Claims Management experience
- Must have experience with Human Resources, specifically in Employee Relations
- Experience with payroll preparation (not processing) an asset
- Solid knowledge of Employment Standards Act, Occupational Health & Safety Act, Ontario Human Rights and Privacy
- Display a “leadership” attitude when promoting safety and security by being an example at all times.
- Problem solving through identifying, gathering, analyzing and addressing problems in a timely manner.
- Must be able to make sound, logical and independent decisions when addressing sensitive employee issues

RESPONSIBILITIES - Human Resource Generalist

- Keep current in the knowledge of employment legislation and informs managers/supervisors as needed
- Provides support to employees, promoting an open- door environment
- Assists with developing and maintaining HR policies, procedures and related documents as needed
- Assists with development/implementation of performance evaluations as needed
- Maintain and update employee files (Training, Performance Reviews, Discipline, etc.)
- Assists with and prepares reports related to absenteeism, performance reviews status, turnover, vacation, etc.
- Must adhere to the OHSA and its’ regulations
- Must ensure the company always complies with OHSA
- Implement a sound safety program, as per WSIB and OHSA regulations
- Ensure all legislated and certification training is scheduled and completed on a timely basis
- Create, launch and manage H&S training programs as required
- Create, implement and maintain Health and Safety Procedures and related Forms
- Spearhead JH&SC meetings
- Must keep current with the laws and recommend new safety related initiatives when appropriate
- Lead in accident investigations and coach management on maintaining accurate documentation
- Manage all WSIB Claims and Return to Work Programs
- Prepares various documents, correspondence and presentations ass required
- Assists HR Assistant and HR Manager in recruitment and hiring when required
- Assist HR Assistant and HR Manager with orientation and onboarding as required


If you have the skills and experience required and are interested in this Human Resource Generalist position in Aurora, ON – please apply here with your resume in MS Word (ideally).

Craig Charnock
Account Manager, Engineering and Manufacturing
Roevin Engineering Recruitment
ccharnock (at)


Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Roevin's Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Roevin representative.


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