Human Resources Manager

Date:  Sep 18, 2023
Posting End Date: 

St. Louis, MO, US, 63111

Company:  ICL Americas LLC

Job Description

As the Human Resources Manager, you will lead the HR function at our Carondelet plant located in St. Louis. The successful candidate will have background that will allow them to provide HR direction and oversite to the plant leadership team and take responsibility for all HR duties for the 165 person unionized site that will expand to 300+ soon.  The HR Manager is a key member the North American HR team embedded with the local business management, providing generalist HR guidance and support, driving the achievement of business goals through workforce development.  This position will serve as part of the plant leadership team as a matrix report to the Plant Manager and a direct report to the VP, Regional HRM.  In addition, over time this position may take on responsibility for one or more off-site locations or business units.


I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position? 
•    A key member the HR team embedded amongst local business management, providing generalist HR guidance & support.
•    Lead the HR, recruiting and community outreach activities at the plant for the new Battery Materials plant being constructed.
•    Be the subject matter expert to management regarding events in employee life cycle events – recruitment, engagement, promotion, transfer, disciplinary, LOA and terminations.
•    Act as a consultant and partner in driving and implementing organizational design, transformation, change management, talent management, total rewards, workforce planning, employee relations strategies and policies.
•    Developing Talent – support talent acquisition efforts as well as training, onboarding and team development.
•    Labor Relations – Responsible for on-going and overall management of working relationship with labor union, including administration of the collective bargaining agreement.
•    Ensure utilization of all HR systems (Success Factors) by managers.
•    Provide leadership in community relations outreach & activities.
•    Perform other various local duties (i.e. unemployment claims, personnel file maintenance, reporting, employee engagement activities, etc).
•    Participate in regional & global HR teams that includes project work and will require limited travel domestically and might include an occasional international trip.

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role? 
•    Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field with a concentration in a Human Resources area preferred.  A SHRM certification may be substituted for the degree.
•    Ideal candidate will have 5+ years of unionized HR plant experience. A minimum of 3 + years HR Generalist experience or 8+ years of progressively more responsible business leadership will be considered. 
•    Base knowledge of employment law (FMLA, ADA, EEO/AA etc) preferred.
•    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
•    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
•    Strong influence skills, professionalism and ability to maintain confidentiality.
•    Must be a team player and have the ability to effectively interact with all levels of the organization.
•    Detail oriented with proven advanced Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills required.
•    Highly organized with ability to manage priorities and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.

ICL Job Level:  16


Salary Range: $89,320 - $165,880 


We've Got You Covered
ICL is committed to offering you a comprehensive set of benefits to empower you and your family physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. The benefits we offer to our diverse and inclusive workforce include:
•    Competitive base pay and performance bonus
•    Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits that start quickly – the first of the month after hire
•    Tax-advantaged health savings and spending accounts (when applicable)
•    Wellness Incentive Program to lower your health insurance cost
•    Generous Leave and FMLA policies
•    Prescription program that provides most generic maintenance medications at no cost (including Insulin products & EpiPens)
•    401k eligibility from day one of employment with a generous company matching contribution. 100% vested after one year of service
•    Employee Student Loan Assistance Program
•    Free membership to a program that offers various discounts for travel, entertainment, groceries, and much more

Who is ICL? 
ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and chemicals company that creates impactful solutions for humanity’s sustainability challenges in global food, agriculture, and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its passionate team of talented employees and its strong focus on R&D and technological innovation to drive growth across its end markets. Our agricultural products feed the world’s growing population, our food additives enable greater access to higher quality food, our potash and phosphate products are essential components for the pharma industry and our bromine-based materials and phosphates contribute to a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly planet.  


ICL’s operations are organized under four segments: Industrial Products (Bromine), Potash, Phosphate Solutions and Growing Solutions. With approximately 12,000 employees worldwide, ICL operates mining and production sites located in Israel, Europe, North and South America and China which are supported by worldwide distribution and supply chains. Due to strong synergies between its business units and their mutual support, ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread, and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation, and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate. To learn more about ICL, click here.


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