HR Generalist

Description If you love Human Resources and you're looking for an exciting, new Generalist opportunity, Robert Half has the opportunity for you as a Human Resources Generalist. In this role, you will perform various HR duties, including recruiting, conducting new hire orientation, updating the employee handbook, and managing employee relations.


  • Create employee engagement plans, including budget approvals and management oversite

  • Compare local, state, and federal laws to current internal policies and procedures

  • Manage employee relations, which may include finding new ways to engage employees or coordinating sensitive conversations

  • Accountable for completing various tasks to support the daily operations of the HR department

  • Create onboarding plans and educate newly hired employees on HR policies, internal procedures, and regulations

  • Engage with other teams, including with upper management, employees, and third-party vendors

  • Work with other members of the HR department to oversee the hiring and onboarding process for new company employees

  • Develop a recruitment plan according to operational and business projections

  • Draft templates for HR documents, including the Employee Handbook

  • Maintain physical and digital files for employees and their documents, including benefits, attendance records, and annual reviews

  • Develop official internal documents such as offer letters, appointment letters, salary adjustments, updates to the employee handbook, leave of absences, and warning/termination letters

  • Assess employee performance, including appraising pay scales, assisting with annual reviews, and coordinating disciplinary action (including terminations if necessary) Requirements - Strong knowledge of local, state and federal laws

  • Prior experience or knowledge managing Open Enrollment is a plus

  • B.A. or B.S. degree preferred, preferably with a Human Resources or Psychology emphasis

  • Prior HR experience in a Generalist capacity

  • Proficient with office computer applications and software, as well as social media platforms

  • Excellent written and verbal business skills

    • The responsibilities of this position will require you to be highly professional; able to use good judgment and maintain a high level of confidentiality and sensitivity
  • Prior full cycle recruiting experience

  • Prior experience with Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS) and Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)

  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team with flexibility and willingness to learn and to take initiative on variety of tasks and projects

If you have immediate availability and meet the qualifications, you may be the candidate we've been searching for and we encourage you to contact us today!


Robert Half is the worlds first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Salary Range
$52,000.00 - $74,000.00
per Year
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Escondido, CA, 92025, US