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HR Generalist

Company: Penske
Location: Reading
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

HR Generalist (**Job Number:** 2206676 )

**Position Summary:**

The Human Resources Representative provides dedicated support to our corporate departments and is responsible for performing professional human resources work in a variety of concentrations, including associate relations, staffing, training and development, and special projects. This position will work closely with Leadership in a proactive approach to ensure the right associates are in the right jobs and are fully engaged and properly developed to provide sustained business success. Additionally, the HR Representative will provide metrics to our corporate departments to help them identify opportunities and develop strategies.

**Work Location:** Penske's Green Hills Corporate office located at: 2675 Morgantown Rd., Reading PA 19607

**Major Responsibilities:**

* Provide Human Resources support to Corporate Departments in the following areas of concentration:

* Associate Relations: Advise associates and management on interpretation of human resources policies, programs, and procedures. Investigates associate complaints and works with HR Leadership and Legal Counsel to resolve.

* Recruiting: Support department in its recruiting efforts by collaborating with managers and corporate recruiter. Anticipate staffing needs and work proactively to develop a staffing strategy.

* Learning and Development: Facilitate New Associate Orientation for corporate associates, lead trainings for departments as needed and support the company's organizational development strategy by coaching and advising managers on the career development process, performance management and succession planning.

* Engagement: Advise department managers on strategy and activities that will promote a positive working environment and will develop managers' skills to reward and recognize and create a culture of engagement.

* Diversity and Inclusion: Ensure that corporate managers foster an inclusive work environment. Promote diversity awareness training. Utilize and encourage the use of a diversity lens when sourcing and selecting candidates for open positions.

* Compliance: Responsible for compliance of HR related matters in corporate departments (e.g. I-9s, required training completion).

* Special Assignments and tasks as assigned including:

- Supporting the onboarding program as needed

- Administration of Associate Discounts

- Coordinating the Corporate Internship program

- Coordinating HR department-sponsored events, such as: Veteran's Day Recognition Event, Bring your Child to Work Day, etc.


* Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field preferred

* 2 years of Human Resources generalist experience required.

* Detail oriented with strong organizational and documentation skills.

* Skill in operation of variety of computer software programs, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

* Ability to interpret Human Resources policies, procedures and laws.

* Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

* Ability to collect, compile and analyze information and data.

* Project management experience, high-level organizational skills and experience working with outside vendors.

* Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

* Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

**Physical Requirements:**

- The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

- The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

- While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

- Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

**About Penske Truck Leasing**

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates a premier fleet of vehicles and serves its customers from locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Penske's product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit to learn more.

**Work Locations** :

100 Gundy Drive

100 Gundy Drive

Reading, PA 19607

**Primary Location** : United States-Pennsylvania-Reading

**Job** : Human Resources

**Penske Oracle Job (US & CA only do not edit):** : PTL.Human Resources Representative

**Req ID:** 2206676

Keywords: Penske, Reading , HR Generalist, Human Resources , Reading, Pennsylvania

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