US Foods HR Generalist in Topeka, Kansas

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

At US Foods® we help our customers make it with products and services that shape the communities where we live and work. We are passionate about demonstrating the same commitment to helping our employees make it through continued professional growth opportunities and broad career path potential. As a Human Resource Generalist - DC, you will have an impact on complete sentence to tie to role. (Example: our people through executing human resources processes while bringing fresh, innovate perspectives to challenge the status quo).


Main Ingredients of the Job:

Responsible for the Distribution Center Human Resources practices and policies under the direction of the Area Human Resource Business Partner. Responsibilities include recruitment, policy interpretation and administration, employee relations, training, compensation, leave administration, recordkeeping and other duties as necessary to ensure maximum effectiveness of the Human Resources function. Provides coaching and counseling support to management and supervisors in the areas of employee relations, performance management, training, and policy interpretation. Facilitates timely resolution of employee relations issues while maintaining an appropriate balance between employee and management advocacy.

Must be willing to work evenings 2 nights a week (example: Noon - 8PM)

Must be willing to travel 30% of the time locally in Kansas City area

EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status


What You Bring to the Table:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required; SHRM certification desirable • Minimum 4 years HR experience with at least 2 in professional (non-administrative) role. • Experience consulting with and advising small management teams. • Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to make timely and informed decisions and understand when to escalate issues.

Primary Location: Topeka-KS

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Generalist

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No