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    Warm Hearth HR Generalist

    Come Join our Warm Hearth HR Team on our beautiful 200 acre campus as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary as our HR Generalist. The Human Resource Generalist will run the daily functions of the Human Resource (HR) department including hiring and interviewing staff, administering pay, benefits, and leave, and enforcing company policies and practices.

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    • May oversee the scheduling, assignments, and daily workflow of subordinate staff in the department.
    • May assist with constructive and timely performance evaluations.


    • Reviews, tracks, and documents compliance with mandatory and non-mandatory training, continuing education, and work assessments. This may include safety training, anti-harassment training, professional licensure, and aptitude exams and certifications.
    • Recruits, interviews, and facilitates the hiring of qualified job applicants for open positions; collaborates with departmental managers to understand skills and competencies required for openings.
    • Conducts or acquires background checks and employee eligibility verifications.
    • Implements new hire orientation and employee recognition programs.
    • Performs routine tasks required to administer and execute human resource programs including but not limited to compensation, benefits, and leave; disciplinary matters; disputes and investigations; performance and talent management; productivity, recognition, and morale; occupational health and safety; and training and development.
    • Handles employment-related inquiries from applicants, employees, and supervisors, referring complex and/or sensitive matters to the appropriate staff.
    • Attends and participates in employee disciplinary meetings, terminations, and investigations.
    • Maintains compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations, and recommended best practices; reviews policies and practices to maintain compliance.
    • Maintains knowledge of trends, best practices, regulatory changes, and new technologies in human resources, talent management, and employment law.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Required Skills/Abilities:

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills.
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
    • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
    • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
    • Thorough knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
    • Proficiency with or the ability to quickly learn the organizations HRIS and talent management systems.

    Education and Experience:

    • Associates/Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field preferred.
    • At least 3-5 years of human resource generalist experience preferred.
    • SHRM Certifications a plus.

    Physical Requirements:

    • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
    • Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times.
    • Must be able to access and navigate each department at the organization's facilities.

    Please contact Carlan Myers, Director of HR at 540-443-3444 or email at

    Pyrotechnique by Grucci – Director of Human Resources – Radford, VA

                Base Salary: $110,000-$140,000/year, depending on experience



    1. Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources (HR) or related discipline from an accredited college or university; other combinations of applicable education, training, and experience which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position may be considered.
    2. A minimum of eight (8) years of progressive experience in human resources management; five (5) of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; strong generalist background required.
    3. Background in the administration of payroll required.
    4. Must be able to receive clearance from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE).
    5. Must possess a valid driver's license and vehicle.
    6. Must be able to travel for work between facilities as needed.

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    1. Plan, direct and manage the human resource functions of Pyrotechnique by Grucci (PbG), Fireworks by Grucci (FbG), and Grucci Middle East Event Organizer (GRMEEO) and ensuring legal compliance.
    2. Working with assigned staff, ensure all facilities are properly staffed.
    3. Supervise the daily activities of the Human Resource Department.
    4. Lead and structure employee training and development
    5. Manage company Human Resource Information System (HRIS), Application Tracking System (ATS), and payroll system.
    6. Respond to employee and contractor Human Resource related questions, concerns, and inquiries.
    7. Assist in strategic planning and play an instrumental role in employee engagement and retention initiatives, serving as a trusted outlet and resource to employees.

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