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Human Resources Generalist

Company: Utech Products, Inc
Location: Schenectady
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a (Human Resources) HR Generalist to join our team and implement various human resources programs.


Utech - Products, Inc. is an international leader in the distribution of Laboratory Equipment and supplies as well as the development and marketing of state-of-the-art Clinical and Business Software and technical consulting services for the healthcare industry. Our applications are designed for use in all types of medical facilities, from a solo physician's office to large multi-site hospital enterprise-wide applications.

Utech - Products, Inc. takes pride in our employees as well as the products and services we provide. Our global presence, innovation, and financial strength help to make our company a dynamic place to work where your voice is heard. Our businesses can give you flexibility for change, the opportunity to learn about new business, technologies, and markets, and providing unparalleled career options.

Based in Schenectady, New York USA, the Utech - Products, Inc. team is dedicated to providing top-notch service and product support.

Utech's Human Resource Generalist will run the daily functions of the Human Resource (HR) department including hiring and interviewing staff, administering pay, benefits, and leave, and enforcing company policies and practices.


* Analyzes, prepares, and inputs payroll data into ADP Biweekly; Ensures compliance with all applicable state and federal wage and hour laws; Facilitates management and employee understanding of payroll procedures.
* Implements and annually updates the compensation program; rewrites job descriptions as necessary; conducts annual salary surveys and develops merit pool (salary budget); analyzes compensation; Oversee the performance evaluation program and revises as necessary.
* Generating official internal documents such as offer letters, appointment letters, salary slips, and warning letters.
* Creating onboarding plans and educating newly hired employees on HR policies, internal procedures, and regulations
* Maintaining physical and digital files for employees and their documents, benefits, and attendance records
* Conducts recruitment efforts for all exempt, nonexempt, and temporary workers; writes and places advertisements; works with supervisors to screen and interview candidates; conducts reference checking; extends job offers; conducts new-employee orientations; monitors career-path and employee relations counseling; conducts exit interviews.
* Researches, plans, and coordinates training programs.
* Interacts with benefits, disability, and worker's compensation carriers/brokers to distribute benefit information and submit required documentation.
* Review and approve all benefit plan invoices monthly.
* Handles employment-related inquiries from applicants, employees, and supervisors, referring complex and/or sensitive matters to the appropriate staff.
* Attends and participates in employee disciplinary meetings, terminations, and investigations.
* Maintains compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations, and recommended best practices; reviews policies and practices to maintain compliance.
* Assists Finance Department as needed and performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills.
* Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
* Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
* Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate them when appropriate.
* Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
* Thorough knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations.
* The ability to manage change.
* A positive attitude to continued learning.
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, ADP


* This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities but does serve as a coach and mentor.


* Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Accounting or Business, with a SHRM Certified Professional Certification preferred.
* Minimum Experience: 3+ years of equivalent human resources experience.

Job Type: Full-time

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* Monday to Friday

* Bachelor's (Preferred)

* Human Resources: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Utech Products, Inc, Schenectady , Human Resources Generalist, Human Resources , Schenectady, New York

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