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HR Advisor | Muswellbrook

  • Location:New South Wales | Muswellbrook
  • Category:Human Resources & Training | Human Resources
  • Reference ID:1043317
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Job posted: 13/05/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Leading OEM for Construction & Mining Equipment
  • Provide your expertise in IR/ER as well as Generalist HR support
  • Based out of Muswellbrook with site travel as required

Position Details:

About Us

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the Construction, Mining and Forestry industries. At the heart of HCA's trusted and reliable equipment lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading machinery and solutions.

About the Role

Reporting to the National HR Manager and working closely with the General Manager - Eastern Region, you'll be a key member of the HR team responsible for partnering with key stakeholders in the Muswellbrook / Gunnedah region delivering both operational and strategic HR solutions. In this role you will:

  • Recruitment & On-boarding - Support stakeholders and ensure compliance with the recruitment policy as well as leading the on-boarding of new employees through the Hitachi Induction process
  • Industrial & Employee Relations - Provide advice to directors, managers and supervisors on all matters related to relevant award, current workplace legislation, dispute resolution and employee relations
  • Performance Management- Provide coaching, advice and support to managers on performance planning and professional development processes
  • Learning & Development - Assist managers in determining appropriate training to close performance/behaviour gaps, for current role or career progression and direct to training department where appropriate
  • Remuneration & Benefits - Provide information to employees and assist in payroll support for queries regarding award interpretation, pay clarification and associated penalties and benefits
  • General HR Administration - Complete general HR administrative tasks such as recruitment requisitions, new starter packs and employment contracts, bonus letters, salary/wage increase notifications etc.

About You

You will have a passion for all things HR with a strong focus on Industrial Relations. With 5+ years' experience as a HR Generalist you will be committed to positively enabling our people to be the best that they can be. Formal HR qualifications and previous exposure to an Industrial environment will be highly regarded along with the ability to travel to various sites within the Eastern Region.

The Offer

  • A competitive salary + super + opportunity to earn bi-annual bonus
  • Excellent safe working conditions
  • Discounted health insurance premiums
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Culture focused on recognition of effort
  • Exclusive staff discounts and benefits
  • A supportive management team that genuinely ensures you are safe and happy at work!

Here at Hitachi, we believe that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading products and the quality of our people. We are an equal opportunity employer, do not discriminate on any basis and wholeheartedly value diversity at our company.

How to Apply

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  • Location: New South Wales | Muswellbrook
  • Category: Human Resources & Training | Human Resources
  • Reference ID:1043317