Volt Information Sciences Director of HR in Houston, Texas

Director of HR in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 1/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Houston, TX

  • Job Type: Human Resources

  • Duration: 0 weeks

  • Date Posted: 1/23/2018

  • Job ID: 93233

  • Pay Rate $90000.0 - $110000.0/Year

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone (281) 670-0124

Job Description

The Human Resource Director is directly responsible for the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the Human Resource function.

Essential Functions

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Annually reviews and makes recommendations to executive management for improvement of the organization's policies, procedures and practices on personnel matters.

  • Maintains knowledge of industry trends and employment legislation and ensures organization's compliance.

  • Maintains responsibility for organization compliance with federal, state and local legislation pertaining to all personnel matters.

  • Communicates changes in the organization's personnel policies and procedures and ensures that proper compliance is followed.

  • Assists executive management in the annual review, preparation and administration of the organization's wage and salary program.

  • Coordinates or conducts recruitment effort for all exempt, nonexempt and temporary corporate workers; coordinates or writes and places advertisements; coordinates or works with supervisors to screen and interview candidates; coordinates or conducts reference checking; extends job offers; conducts new-employee orientations; monitors career-path program and employee relations counseling.

  • Coordinates or conducts exit interviews to determine reasons behind separations.

  • Consults with legal counsel as appropriate, or as directed by the SVP, on personnel matters.

  • Works directly with department managers to assist them in carrying out their responsibilities on personnel matters.

  • Recommends, evaluates and participates in staff development for the organization.

  • Develops and maintains a human resource information system that meets the organization's personnel information needs.

  • Supervises the staff of the human resource department.

  • Participates on committees and special projects and seeks additional responsibilities.


  • Business Acumen.

  • Communication.

  • Consultation.

  • Critical Evaluation.

  • Ethical Practice.

  • Global & Cultural Awareness.

  • HR Expertise.

  • Leadership & Navigation.

  • Relationship Management.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position manages all employees of the HR department and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within that department.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptop computers and smartphones.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. This position regularly requires long hours and weekend work.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected.

Required Education and Experience

1. Bachelor's degree and four to 10 years' related experience or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Education and Experience

1. Master's degree.

2. SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) or SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) credential.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

1. Maintain SHRM-SCP certification or have the ability to obtain certification within 12 months of hire.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.