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Job Description

A HR Generalist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Clare based Manufacturing client. If you have experience in Employee Relations then this is the position for you!!!

Role of this position

  • Support HR Business Partner with business requests and employee relations matters
  • Provide HR advice to Line Managers and employees throughout all stages of the employee life cycle, ensuring advice is legally compliant and in line with company policy & procedure
  • Advise on best practice, supporting the development and implementation of robust initiatives that deliver against current and future business requirements
  • Act as a point of contact for Managers and Staff on queries and promote a consistent approach

Support engagement programmes.
  • HR Operations: payroll admin, time and attendance admin and reporting, maintain HR files, generating employee correspondence
  • Onboarding: generate offer letters, support pre-hire and onboarding activities to include security clearance, medicals, induction
  • Management of the relocation process for new hires from abroad including processing Work Permit applications, booking flights, and organising accommodation
  • Manage the recruitment, onboarding, and administration of the apprenticeship programme
  • Administration of the company pension scheme
  • Review & assist with updates to HR policies & procedures
  • Pro-actively contribute ideas towards continuous improvement within and outside the HR department


  • Honours Degree in HR, or other related discipline is essential
  • 3-4 years' previous experience
  • Broad HR Generalist experience
  • Strong working knowledge of employment law
  • Experience of working in a unionised environment is preferable
  • Experience of working in a production environment if preferable
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, coaching and communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of employment law
  • Self-motivated & resilient with the capacity to work under pressure
  • Strong negotiation skills & strong attention to detail
  • Positive "can do" attitude is key
  • Ability to work on own initiative and have a solutions-based approach

Please call Louise Mulligan today for further information on 0949003979 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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