At Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), our mission is to understand the ocean for our planet and our future. In pursuit of this aspiration are some of the world’s most talented ocean scientists and engineers who are pushing the boundaries of knowledge about the ocean to reveal its impacts on our planet and our lives. If you would like to support the people who go to impossible places to do impossible things, you can be part of making a difference. We are looking for a strategic, organized, team-oriented, problem-solving HR professional who works with a sense of urgency and leverages their strong technology capabilities to join our talented Human Resources team as a Sr. HR Partner - Talent or an HR Partner - Talent. The level of the position will be determined by a variety of factors including total related experience, years of experience, types of roles held, career progression, etc. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position and is eligible for benefits. This is a regular, full-time, exempt position and is eligible for full benefits. The successful candidate will play an important role which provides full-cycle talent-related services to departments, employees, managers, affiliates, foreign nationals, and other partners at WHOI. This is a hybrid role with 2 days/week scheduled at our office in Woods Hole, MA.
The Sr. HR Partner - Talent or HR Partner - Talent. is an important outward-facing role which provides talent-related services to departments, employees, managers, affiliates, foreign nationals and other partners at WHOI. This is a generalist position that requires accountability and ownership in the execution of the following functional areas of Human Resources: Talent Acquisition, HR Operations, Organizational Development, Foreign National Advisory, and Process Improvement.
WHOI offers an excellent benefits package with many great offerings. Some highlights are a subsidy for dependent care (in addition to your base salary), flexible work arrangements, generous time off and a "best in class" retirement savings program. Also, we will assist with relocation expenses.
WHOI has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy in effect, where you must register your full vaccination status [vaccination plus booster] in order to begin your employment. The registration process is confidential and entails submitting your official vaccination records, or requesting to engage in the interactive exemption process for either a medical or religious reason.
This position is mostly sedentary in nature and involves some repetitive motion such as with data entry. There is also the occasional need for retrieving and replacing files that requires some bending, stooping, pushing and pulling. This position will work alone as well as around and with others. Physical duties are subject to change.