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# of Openings:1

Exemption:  Exempt

Career Level: Experienced

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UCT is seeking an experienced and talented Sr. Director, Human Resources NA to join our team! The Sr. Director will coordinate the implementation of services, policies, and programs through Human Resources staff; and reports to the SVP of Global HR. The NA HR Sr. Director originates and leads Human Resources practices and objectives that will provide an employee-oriented, high-performanceculturethatemphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity and standards, goal attainment, and the ongoing development of a superior workforce.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand UCT strategic priorities and business imperatives and tailor HR solutions to meet needs.
  • Proactively consult with leadership and recommend HR solutions to improve critical business outcomes. Translate current and future business needs into an overall integrated strategic HR plans.
  • Develops human resources operations financial strategies by estimating, forecasting, and anticipating requirements, trends, and variances; aligning monetary resources; developing action plans; measuring and analyzing results; initiating corrective actions; minimizing the impact of variances.
  • Guides management and employee actions by researching, developing, writing, and updating policies, procedures, methods, and guidelines; communicating and enforcing organization values.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in conferences and educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proven leadership skills
  • Track record of cultural stewardship
  • Outstanding program management and organizational skills
  • Strong customer-service orientation
  • Strong knowledge of federal, state and local legislation and compliance
  • Annually reviews and makes recommendations to Executive Management for improvement of the Agency's policies, procedures, and practices on personnel matters. Annually reviews and makes recommendations to Executive Management for improvement of the Agency's policies, procedures, and practices on personnel matters.
  • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office Suite including Access and Visio.

Educational/Certification Requirement:

  • Bachelor's Degree in HR, Management or related field; Master’s Degree preferred.
  • SPHR Certification preferred

Experience Requirement:

Work Experience:

  • 10+ years’ experience in Human Resources or Organizational Development; 3+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proven training skills including standup presentation experience.

Management Experience (for people manager job only):

  • 5+ years leading HR Function/Team.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This section is required for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA)


Work Environment:

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment

Work Hours:

  • Standard Office Hours

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, walk, push, pull and grasp.
  • Ability to lift to 25 lbs.
  • Ability to lift over 25 lbs. with assistance.
  • Ability to move arms, hands and fingers.
  • Ability to sit for sustained periods.
  • Required to have visual acuity to perform assigned tasks

Environmental Exposure:

  • Subject to hazards including electrical current, moving mechanical parts, and exposure to chemicals.
  • Subject to frequent interruptions.
  • Required to wear personal protective equipment where applicable.

Overnight Travel:

  • Work may require out of town travel depending upon assignment (training and meeting).

UCT offers an excellent benefits package to all full-time employees which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and paid time off.

UCT is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.


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