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Senior Human Resources Generalist

Wurth Louis and Company Brea, CA

  • Expired: September 22, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Leverage Your Broad Human Resources Experience to Make a Strong Impact at an Employer of Choice Expand Your Skills and Experience While Playing a Key HR Role; Help Drive Exciting Changes You're a proven Generalist with strong HRIS knowledge and broad human resources experience, including payroll and benefits. You have strong employee relations skills and the ability to interact effectively with exempt and non-exempt employees from the C-Suite to the warehouse floor. If that describes you, the role of Senior Human Resources Generalist offers you some compelling opportunities.

You will: Join us during a transformative time. We've made some exciting changes over the last few years, including new leadership, process improvements and newly remodeled, state-of-the-art offices, and still have a number of key initiatives yet to come, such as the implementation of a new payroll system. You will have a direct impact on those initiatives.

Enjoy a good deal of variety as you provide both tactical and strategic support and take ownership of payroll, including the upcoming implementation, hiring and onboarding, compensation and benefits and more. You are bound to add to your skillset in this diverse role. Have wide exposure to our operations, including interacting with employees across 19 sites.

Have the best-of-both-worlds enjoy the energy and enthusiasm of a vibrant, growing company, alongside the resources and opportunities of a global giant. We are a decentralized part of a global organization with more than 400 companies spread across 80 countries. We appreciate our employees and reward them with a strong, collaborative culture, a competitive salary, excellent training, comprehensive benefits and more.

Reporting to the Human Resources Manager, as Senior Human Resources Generalist, you will provide HR support in our corporate offices and 19 Wurth Louis branches primarily located in the Pacific Northwest and the South. Your responsibilities will include payroll backup, local compensation and benefits administration, employee relations / performance management, recruiting, safety and other compliance, workers compensation case management, investigations, reporting and more. Your role will be tactical, such as maintaining records and reporting, but also strategic, including helping identify and drive process and system improvements.

You leverage your strong critical thinking, interpersonal communication and follow-up skills daily. To be a strong fit for the Senior Human Resources Generalist opportunity, you will have: 3-5 years of progressive human resources experience in a generalist role Strong computer and HRIS systems experience including MS Office Suite applications (intermediate Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.); payroll systems, UltiPro / UKG Pro highly preferred; database management and record keeping. Experience with a system implementation(s) is an advantage A foundation and strong knowledge in multiple functional areas of Human Resources, including payroll, benefits programs, employee engagement and exposure to full-cycle recruiting General knowledge of employment laws and practices Strong critical thinking skills Bilingual English / Spanish is a plus A bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business or related field is highly preferred, though we will consider candidates with a strong HR generalist background and hands-on experience; relevant certifications highly preferred You will primarily work a Monday - Friday day shift but will need the flexibility to work extended or weekend hours on occasion.

We are currently working remotely but anticipate returning to the office in Brea soon. Wurth Louis and Company was founded in 1975 and is a recognized leader in the woodworking and cabinet hardware industry. We engage in mass distribution, partnering with hundreds of suppliers, and an even larger amount of products.

Currently, we have over 60,000 line items with over $170 million annual sales. Our industrial customers range from Mom & Pop shops to large multi-million dollar companies. We do both B2B and B2C sales.

Headquartered in Brea, California, Wurth Louis and Company offers a full line of hardware, surfacing, shop supplies, woodworking machinery and coating products. The Würth Group is the world's largest trading company of fasteners and assembly technology with over 400 companies operating in 84 countries. Wurth Louis is one of 20 growing Würth companies in the USA.


Wurth Louis and Company


Brea, CA
92821 USA



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