Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Russia, Ghana and Mauritania, employing over 8,000 people worldwide.
Kinross is seeking to hire a HR Generalist for the Kinross Fort Knox mine operation. This mine is located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Relocation will not be provided. Kinross is seeking to hire a local candidate for the role. The Fort Knox mine operation is the largest open pit gold mine in Alaska, with over 550 employees producing 240,000 tons per day.
The HR Generalist is responsible for performing the Human Resources function in some or all of the following areas: recruiting, employee relations, training, employment and benefit administration.
Assist in providing leadership and guidance to employees to ensure professionalism, to achieve continuity and to maximize the quality of the Human Resources function.
Provide benefit administration for newly hired and existing employees.
Maintain and audit the Human Resource Information System (HRIS) records and compiles reports from the database.
Coordinate recruitment. Provide timely feedback to candidates and hiring managers throughout the recruitment process.
Provide employee labor relations function by investigating and responding to employee relation issues such as employee complaints and harassment allegations.
Qualifications & Skills Requirements
's degree in Human Resources or Business Administration
Three to five years of human resource experience
A proficiency in COBRA, ERISA, FMLA, related state and federal regulations
Personal leadership skills required
Excellent verbal, writing, analytical and presentation skills
Must be presently authorized to work in the United States
Prefer to higher local candidates, no relocation will be provided