Position Opening: HR Generalist
Department: Human Resources
Location: Warrensburg, MO
Salary: Full-Time, Salaried with benefits
Jump start your career at Equity Bank! We are currently hiring energetic, team oriented, and community focused individuals to join our team! With a team of best-in-class customer service experts, you’ll help to build and expand on client relationships, deliver the banking products and services that meet the unique and individual needs of clients, and create and uphold an atmosphere of superior experience and service. At Equity Bank we’ll help you invest in your community through volunteer opportunities which align with our company initiatives and core values.
Summary: The Human Resources Generalist plans and coordinates the HR administrative functions for a region. This position assists with the following functional areas: Employee Relations, Recruitment and Selection, Onboarding/Offboarding, Employment Law Compliance, Administration of policies and procedures, and other HR functions as directed by the Human Resources Manager.
Responsibilities and Expectations
Maintains knowledge of legal requirements and government reporting regulations affecting human resources functions and ensures policies, procedures, and reporting are in compliance;
Recruits, interviews, tests, and assists in selection of candidates;
Work closely under direction of HR leadership in the implementation of corporate policies related to human resources, organizational and employee development;
Develop and conduct new hire orientation;
Audit personnel change forms for completeness, accuracy, and alignment to the Bank’s organizational and compensation structures
Support the employee offboarding experience, conduct exit interviews and take the necessary steps to elevate any policy violations or compliance concerns to HR leadership
Assist with Supervisor Training and Leadership Training;
Assists with the performance review process;
Coach management in employee relations issues;
Verify employee personnel files to ensure federal and state compliance; complete reference check, criminal background check, and professional license check;
Participate in the due diligence process with Mergers and Acquisitions;
Administer human resources strategies during bank conversion process;
Conduct employee and management meetings as required;
Perform other duties as assigned or required.
Required Skills & Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or other comparable degree required
Three to five years of HR experience in a generalist role
Excellent proficiency with Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, Outlook, and HRIS systems
Excellent interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
Employee is responsible for understanding and following the applicable laws and regulations for their job responsibilities including but not limited to Equity Bank Business Ethic and Conduct policy, Bank Secrecy Act, Information security, and Suspicious Activity reporting requirements.
Travel is required up to 20%
Who we are
Equity Bank, a full-service, $5 billion community bank, is based in Wichita, Kansas, with 70 bank offices throughout Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.
At Equity Bank, you can find exciting opportunities to challenge you, expand your skills, and reward your contributions. Our employees receive competitive compensation and benefits, while working in an atmosphere that encourages personal and professional growth. We’re searching for motivated individuals who are passionate about serving others, learning new technologies, and working as part of a team.
Equity Bank offers a full range of financial solutions, including online and mobile banking, commercial loans, consumer banking, and mortgage loans, treasury management service, the best solutions for your business, and absolutely zero ATM fees, anywhere.
What’s in it for you?
We believe your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation package. We work year-round to ensure that we provide our employees with the most up-to-date, competitive program. We thoroughly evaluate our benefit plans and strive to provide quality benefits that support the physical and financial well-being of our employees and their families.
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
Group Life & Long-Term Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending & Health Savings Accounts
Group Cancer Insurance
401(K) Retirement Plan w/ Company Match
Generous Vacation & Sick Time
Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
Retail Banking Benefits
Find your future at Equity Bank!
The above statements are intended to generally describe the nature and level of work to be performed by most people assigned to this job. It is not intended as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and requirements.
This position requires standing, walking, bending, and squatting on a regular basis. May require the ability to stoop, kneel, crouch or reach with hands and arms. Requires the ability to carry, lift, move or push up to 25 pounds on an occasional basis. Must be able to talk and listen to others.
This position regularly works in an office setting. Most of the job duties require the employee to be working with computers and electronic media on a regular basis.
Equity Bank is an equal opportunity employer and will not make employment decisions based on an applicant’s race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.