Senior Investigator and Workforce Relations Consultant
As a member of the UCI HR Partnership for Strategy and Innovation (Partnership), and reporting to the Senior Director for Enterprise Workforce Relations (EWR), the Senior Investigator and Workforce Relations Consultant is responsible for independently managing and assigning all HR investigations as well as leading and conducting complex investigations. The incumbent provides employee and labor relations support to managers and supervisors in order to resolve all levels of issues. The Senior Investigator and Workforce Relations Consultant plays an integral role in UCI HR's goal to reduce and mitigate employment liability claims and achieve informal resolution wherever possible.
Recognized functional expert who regularly leads employee relations projects of criticality to organization. Utilizes comprehensive and in-depth employee relations expertise to provide guidance and recommendations regarding strategic direction for the organization. Works on employee relations matters that are the most diverse and complex in scope and where analysis of data and situations requires evaluation of many factors and implications with broad impact on the organization. Develops internal and external contacts often pertaining to organization-wide plans and objectives. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and functions as a lead with other employee relations professionals. Is considered a subject matter expert of the organization.
The HR enterprise is comprised of three unique business units: Medical Center, Health Sciences, and Main Campus. The Partnership serves as a strategic center responsible for planning and implementing strategic initiatives across the entire UCI HR enterprise. Members of the Partnership work in close collaboration with all three business units to leverage expertise across the enterprise.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Salary: Commensurate with experience Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Career Position. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
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