Employee Relations Specialist

Holiday Retirement Orlando , FL 32801

Posted 7 days ago

Full Time

Community Name: 0001 Home Office

Working for Holiday Retirement

Holiday Retirement helps older people live better, and we accomplish this by following these principles:

  • Older people are vibrant and deserve the best experience.

  • We promote independence and create choice to do your thing.

  • We appreciate and respect our residents, families, associates, and guests.

  • We believe in life-long learning, growth, and staying connected.

If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of older people, we'd love to talk to you.

We have a rewarding opportunity for Employee Relations Specialist. In this role, you will perform timely investigations into alleged violations of company policy or law. You will also support and coach managers, and advise employees regarding employee relations issues.

Employee Relations Specialist Responsibilities:
  • Conduct phone and/or on-site investigations to resolve allegations of harassment, discrimination, misconduct, workplace violence, ethical violations, wage and hour violations, or other potential violations of law or company policies;

  • Coordinate multiple fact finders when leading investigations that are complex or large in scope

  • Make recommendations to management based on objective, factual investigative findings regarding the appropriate action to take, ensuring compliance and consistency

  • Question employees with complaints to determine whether the issue would be better resolved in the field; advise employees on possible courses of action they can take to resolve a conflict

  • Advise managers regarding employee conduct issues; assist managers with performance documentation to ensure clarity and consistency

  • Document issues and claims in the Company's electronic tracking system

  • Ability to travel on short notice as needed

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) in Human Resources or related field preferred

  • Minimum of 2 years of Employee Relations experience, or 4 years of HR Generalist experience with Employee Relations responsibilities

  • Demonstrated ability to research information to arrive at a valid conclusion, then make recommendation and plan of action

  • Excellent verbal, written, listening communication skills

  • Good understanding and knowledge of current state and federal employment laws

  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work in a high-volume, fast-paced environment

  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office suite; aptitude to learn software as needed

  • Skilled at problem solving processes and able to manage multiple demands

For 50 years, Holiday has been in the business of helping older adults live better, age more successfully and stay independent for as long as possible. Today, over 30,000 older adults in over 260 communities across 43 states call a Holiday community home: and our employees agree. Beginning in early 2018, and every year since, Holiday has been certified a great workplace by Great Place to Work Institute(R), an honor that was also extended to 221 of its communities in 2020. Helping older people live better is a tremendous privilege and we would love to share more about our mission with you.

Holiday Retirement is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

Req ID: 86407

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Employee Relations Specialist

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