Company: Rocky Brands, Inc.
Rocky Brands, Inc. [NASDAQ: RCKY] designs, develops, manufactures and markets premium quality Outdoor, Work, Western, Duty and Military footwear as well as Outdoor and Work apparel and accessories. The Rocky Brands family of brands includes owned brands ROCKY, GEORGIA BOOT, DURANGO, LEHIGH and the licensed brand MICHELIN Footwear.
Job Title: Human Resources Specialist
Posting Date: June 25, 2019
Individuals with disabilities seeking reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Human Resources Department at Phone number blocked - click to apply extension 2607.
To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Duties and responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned:
•Source, screen and recruit for all Rocky Brands positions by utilizing various recruitment tools such as, but not limited to, the Company Human Resource Information System (HRIS), LinkedIn Recruiter, CareerBuilder, Handshake, America’s Job Exchange, social media, diversity job boards and networks, and other good faith effort channels.
•Attract applicants by posting internal career opportunities and placing external job advertisements.
•Responsible for marketing the Company as an Employer of Choice through social media platforms.
•Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future staffing and business needs, job duties, qualifications and skills.
•Determine applicant qualifications by studying job description and job qualifications; analyzing the information provided on a prospective employee’s application form; screening and interviewing applicants; analyzing responses; comparing qualifications to job requirements; verifying references, education and background.
•Execute the Employment Contingency Process, including background investigations, pre-employment testing and reference checks, and determine employment candidate’s eligibility for employment.
•Maintain compliance with federal, state and local employment and benefits laws and regulations.
•Arrange interviews by facilitating schedules; arranging travel and lodging; escorting applicant to interviews; and arranging community tours
A well-qualified candidate will possess:
•Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or equivalent from a four-year College or one (1) to three (3) years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•One (1) year of experience in Human Resources.
•Knowledge of the principles and best practices of human resources management.
•Superior communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to speak to large groups.
•Ability to prepare written reports and correspondence.
•Intermediate level of skill in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Hands-on experience with Human resources Information software.
•Proven ability to build and maintain positive relationships internally and externally.
•Knowledge of applicable state and federal employment and labor laws and governmental compliance requirements, knowledge of immigration laws.
•Demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions in a manner consistent with essential job functions.
•Ability to interpret regulations and laws.
An EEO / AA Employer – M/F/vets/disability
Rocky Brands, Inc. is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and is committed to making employment decisions based on merit. We are committed to complying with Federal, State and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, as well as all laws related to terms and conditions of employment. This company desires to keep a work environment free of sexual harassment or discrimination based on race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical and mental disability, marital status, age and any other status protected by Federal, State or local laws.
Individuals with disabilities seeking reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Human Resources Department at Phone number blocked - click to apply extension 2607. To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
APPLICANT’S CERTIFICATION AND AGREEMENT
I hereby certify that the facts set forth in the following employment application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and authorize Rocky Brands, Inc. to verify their accuracy and to obtain reference information on my work performance. I hereby release Rocky Brands, Inc. from any/all liability of whatever kind and nature which, at any time, could result from obtaining and having an employment decision based on such information. I authorize the investigation of all statements and information contained in this application. I release from all liability anyone supplying such information and I also release the employer from all liability that might result from making an investigation. I understand that failure to reveal any prior employer, or giving false or misleading information by me on any part of this Employment Application can be grounds for termination from the Company or its subsidiaries. I understand that the use of illegal drugs is prohibited during employment. If required, I am willing to submit to drug testing to detect the use of illegal drugs prior to and during employment. I understand that should an employment offer be extended to me and accepted that I will fully adhere to the policies, rules and regulations of employment of the Employer. However, I further understand that neither the policies, rules, regulations of employment nor anything said during the interview process shall be deemed to constitute the terms of an implied employment contract. I understand that any employment offered is for an indefinite duration and at will and that either I or the Employer may terminate my employment at any time with or without notice or cause. I represent and warrant that I am not bound by any non-competition or other proprietary right and confidentiality agreement that would restrict or prohibit me from employment at Rocky Brands, Inc. or its subsidiaries. This waiver does not permit the release or use of disability-related or medical information in a manner prohibited by the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) and other relevant federal and state laws. Questions regarding this statement should be directed to any employment interviewer or the Human Resources Department before signing. The application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be employed. I acknowledge that I have read and understand the above statements and hereby grant permission to confirm the information supplied on this application by me.
Human Resources Information System (Hris)