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HR Generalist - Temporary contract

An  HR Generalist plays a crucial role in ensuring that an organization’s human resources operations run smoothly. They have a broad understanding of various HR functions, from recruitment and onboarding to employee compensation and performance evaluation. If you’re passionate about HR, well-versed in labor law, and eager to kickstart your career in this field, this role might be a great fit for you. 


Your responsibilities: 

  • Guide/train managers and employees on the correct use of HR tools, on understanding and complying with HR practices, processes and policies. 

  • Ensure the quality of data in HR tools / systems and manage HR reporting. 

  • Liaison/interface with HR Operations on payroll issues and follow up on key escalation.  

  • Ensure new hires are well-informed about company policies and procedures. 

  • Assist in developing and implementing human resource policies. 

  • Manage new graduates’ programs/summer trainee and support short time assignments and other rotational programs across Hub/Product line/factories. 

  • Support coordination of training activities on site 

  • Collaboration in the preparation of information material for local HRBP on activities in connection with meetings with trade unions. 

  • Ensure blue collar scouting, support recruiting with external agencies. 

  • Support Employer branding activities in collaboration with the Talent Acquisition team. 

  • Living core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business. 


Your background: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources, Business Administration, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus. 

  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience in HR field 

  • Proactivity, good analytical skills and attention to details are required; 

  • Excellent communication skills and customer service orientation are required; 

  • Good knowledge of Excel; 

  • Experience with Workday is considered a plus 

  • English level B2 and Italian language are mandatory 

If you’re ready to contribute to an organization’s success by supporting its people, consider joining our team as an HR Generalist!  


Location Monselice, Padova, Italy
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Human Resources
Contract Temporary
Publication date 2024-04-22
Reference number R0046856

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

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