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  • Sector: Human Resources
  • Function: HR Manager
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  • Expiry Date: 12 June 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2157765_1620934487

Job Number: 2157765

Winery Human Resources Manager
Sonoma, Ca
$85k-100k DOE annually with full Benefits package - Exempt role

Winery Human Resources Manager

This role is responsible for all human resources functions, including safety and worker's compensation administration, recruiting, interviewing, hiring, onboarding/off-boarding staff, employee relations, training, education, and complying with human resources laws and policies. The administering of payroll and benefits may eventually be handled by another location. This is a stand alone role for our Winery and requires someone that has experience with at least 70+ staff, handling the entire HR function themselves.

Required Experience

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in Human Resources as a Generalist
  • Wine Industry experience is strongly preferred
  • Must be Bilingual, English and Spanish
  • Familiar with recent local, state, and federal laws and their application.
  • Some Certifications and ongoing educational pursuits in the HR field is preferred.
  • Payroll experience, including regularly gathering and assessing hours for accuracy before reporting. Any experience with an Agrarian staff, seasonal personnel is highly preferred
  • Excellent communication, organization, and problem-solving skills in necessary
  • Proficient with MS Office

Responsibilities Include

  • Experience with team effort for all Recruitment and Staff acquisition and onboarding functions.
  • Benefits administration including Leaves of Absences and Workers' Compensation.
  • Ensure safety training occurs regularly and protocols are adhered to.
  • Compose, maintain and revise Employee Handbook, Policies & Procedures manual.


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