Human Resources Generalist - 10692-1A

Job description

Updated: Oct 15, 2020
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Job Type:

Job Opening Id: 10692

Reports To: Human Resource Business Partner

Working Title: Human Resource Generalist

Department: Human Resources

Bargaining Unit: 99

FLSA: Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 007596

Job Location: UCI Medical Center, Orange

Percent of Time: 100%

Work Schedule: 8-5, M-F

Employee Class: Staff: Career

Position Summary:

UCI Health Human Resources is committed to driving culture to deliver excellence in patient care through people, partnerships and performance. As an academic health system powered by a top research university, UCI Health's physicians and scientists produce leading-edge treatments and technologies that set national and international standards of care. UCI Health, a four-times ANCC Magnet hospital, delivers world-class, highly specialized care and engages patients and families as partners to improve their health and that of their communities.

The Human Resource Generalist is responsible for supporting and implementing Human Resources strategies, programs, processes and policies among client departments at the Medical Center in Orange, CA. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: employee relations, labor relations, training, performance management, policy implementation, talent acquisition, compensation, employment law, compliance, benefits and disability.

Compensation Range:

Commensurate with experience

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Bachelor's Degree in HR, or equivalent education and experience; 5+ years HR experience with a focus in consulting/partnering on a variety of HR issues with managers and employees. Must be highly motivated with a high level of initiative Strong attention to detail Demonstrated ability to maintain discretion with sensitive and confidential information Demonstrated skill in partnering with management and employees in areas of conflict resolution, employee relations, change management, and performance management Exceptional verbal, written, and presentation communication skills Proven success in building rapport, working independently and working with diverse employee groups Strong organizational and time management skills in a fast paced, high volume, ever changing environment Demonstrated ability to handle very difficult or volatile situations / individuals effectively. Demonstrated analytical, active listening, and critical thinking skills. Ability to partner with leaders to help them accomplish business unit objectives balancing both internal practices and policies and the need to think out of the box for creative, relevant HR solutions. Demonstrated ability to maintain discretion with sensitive and confidential information Demonstrated knowledge of HR law Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word


Current PHR or SPHR Certification

Demonstrated experience with HRIS and other systems, preferably PeopleSoft HCM, TAM and ePerformance Experience in a unionized environment Experience working in a healthcare, UC, union, and/or public sector environment

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.




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Job No:
Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 10/31/2020
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