Bilingual HR Generalist – Spanish


Waukegan IL


Industry 1: Consumer Goods
Industry 2: Food & Beverages
Industry 3: Food Production

Job ID: EB-3362588000
Category: Human Resources
Location: Waukegan, IL

Brainworks is partnered with a food manufacturer for their Bilingual (Spanish) HR Generalist Vacancy!

The bilingual HR Generalist will support their HR Director in managing all aspects of HR functions for 450 (non-union) employees. This role requires fluency in both English and Spanish to effectively engage with a diverse workforce and support HR operations.

Job responsibilities:

  • Conduct a comprehensive review of the existing HR function, processes, and policies.
  • Recruitment Support:
  • Assist in recruitment efforts by posting job openings, screening resumes, and coordinating interviews.
  • Collaborate with hiring managers to facilitate the hiring process and extend job offers.
  • Onboarding and Orientation:
  • Support the onboarding process for new hires, ensuring a smooth transition into the organization.
  • Coordinate orientation sessions to introduce new employees to company policies, culture, and procedures.

Training Presentations:

  • Develop engaging presentations for training sessions on various HR topics
  • Utilize PowerPoint or similar tools to create visually appealing and informative training materials.

Benefits Administration:

  • Assist employees with benefits enrollment and inquiries, providing guidance on available options.

Employee Relations and Investigations:

  • Participate in investigations related to employee complaints or concerns, ensuring fair and thorough resolution.

Employee Engagement:

  • Promote employee engagement initiatives to enhance morale and productivity.
  • Provide exposure to various HR functions to foster professional growth and development.


  • Comp- $65k-$85k + bonus DOE
  • Be a part of an HR build out and put a stamp on the entire HR function transformation.
  • Work directly with HR Director
  • Exposure into all areas of HR


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • +2 years in HR, preferably within manufacturing or distribution
  • ADP Work Force Now highly preferred
  • Strong Excel experience is highly preferred

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