LABELMASTER Human Resources Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Human Resources Manager

  • Chicago, IL

  • Full Time

  • HR

  • Mid Level


We are seeking a people-centric HR professional with a desire to make a difference each and every day to manage Labelmaster's Human Resource functions

  • Talent acquisition

  • Org & employee development

  • Employee relations

  • Comp & benefits

  • HRIS

For over 50 years, Labelmaster has worked to take the complexity out of hazmat transportation to make the world a safer place. With 210 really great employees, we need an HR business partner who will work to support the employees and drive the business.

Essential Functions

  • Continually communicate & support corporate goals/philosophy

  • Align HR programs, policies & goals with corporate goals

  • Continually seek support & buy in of programs & policies

  • Continually promote civility, respect & productivity

  • Act as an agent of change

  • Act as positive & ethical role model

  • Manage employee relations

  • Work to improve quality of work life & work/life balance for all employees

  • Maintain & update HRIS

  • Manage talent acquisition & retention function

  • Manage Benefits Program - analysis, implementation & design

  • HR Analytics

  • Manage AAP Program

  • Manage payroll function

  • Conduct internal investigations

  • Update Employee Handbook

  • Maintain job descriptions

  • Maintain HR legal compliance

  • Supervisor HR Team members

  • Participate in employee safety programs

  • Adhere to highest level of professionalism


  • Ability & commitment to work ethically

  • Solid business acumen

  • Knowledge of HR laws, regulations & trends

  • Ability to recruit, retain & motivate people

  • Super good people skills

  • Research skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to read, interpret & analyze documents

  • Ability to train others

  • Ability to write routine & complex reports

  • Effective verbal & written communication skills

  • Public speaking skills

  • Ability & skill to relate to all types of people & levels in organization

  • Good organizational skills

  • Good math skills & basic accounting knowledge

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects at the same time

  • Ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines

  • Ability to travel 5% of time


  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience

  • Advanced education preferred

  • 3-5 years plus Human Resource generalist experience

  • Supervisory experience

  • Affirmative Action Program Management experience preferred

  • Social media recruiting experience preferred

  • Payroll management experience preferred

Tech Stack

  • MS Office skills

  • HRIS

  • Namely preferred

  • ATS

  • JazzHR preferred

  • Payroll systems

  • Strong MS Excel

  • Strong MS PowerPoint

EEO Employer – Veterans and IWD are strongly encouraged to apply

Labelmaster is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and we are committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. It is our intent to comply with our duty to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified employees and applicants as required by law. All requests for accommodations should be made in writing to Jovanny Chonillo by emailing

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