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Transdev HR Generalist - Transdev Canada in Brossard, Canada


As a leading operator and global integrator of mobility, Transdev gives passengers the freedom to move whenever and however they choose. We are proud to provide 11 million passengers trips every day, in 20 countries, with efficient, easy to use and environmentally friendly transportation services that connect people and communities. Our approach is rooted in long-term partnerships with public authorities and businesses, and in the relentless pursuit of the safest, best quality and most innovative mobility solutions. Passionate, committed, efficient and partners, our 83,000 employees live in a world where mobility allows us to go further.

Your Context

You are part of an organization that just keeps growing! With the backing of our international community, in early 2020, Transdev Canada became its own entity enabling us to invest additional resources in expanding our Canadian share of market. In addition to its longstanding Québec operations, in 2020,Transdev Canada acquired Voyago, an Ontario leader in transportation. Over the short term, we hope to establish ourselves in both Alberta and British Columbia. This development presents additional opportunities to grow our people and our teams across Canada through job promotions, transfers, stretch assignments and external recruitment.

What does this mean for you? You have an opportunity to showcase your skills, be part of a build, generate ideas and own the implementation of sustainable national practices. If you like your days to be different, you want to wear multiple hats and you hope to work in multiple HR Functions simultaneously, then your search is over!

This newly created role will play an instrumental role in setting the infrastructure required to enable Transdev Canada to continue its growth trajectory sustainably.


Your Primary Responsibilities

  1. Generalist (60%)
  • Own the management of staff movements, registration and reception of new employees, promotions, transfers, employment termination, leave, etc.

  • Ensure well-documented changes within the supported teams in the HR system.

  • Follow up on temporary contracts to ensure renewal (VISA, VIE program, etc.), if applicable.

  • Administratively manage employee files: build files, follow up on signatures: contracts, internal policies, non-disclosure agreements (NDA), attach documents, make changes and updates, etc.

  • Perform system monitoring and data clean-up to ensure the quality of the reports produced.

  • Offer recommendations to improve our HR policies, procedures and systems around the entire employee life cycle.

  • Support in configuring newly implemented HRIS – ADP WorkforceNow©.

  • Assist in documenting procedures and work methods as needed.

  • Inform employees about Human Resources policies and procedures.

  • Conduct special projects and research on practices that can be introduced at a national level with provincial leaders’ support.

  • Act as a change agent in the implementation and deployment of people programs and other business projects.

  • Investigate complaints brought forward by employees.

  • Maintain positive relationships with teams and respond quickly to common questions from leaders and employees.

  • Leverage data to uncover trends and improve people metrics.

  • Support managers to align with their people budget and calculations on the return on investment around HR initiatives.

  • Remain aware and informed of industry activities, technological developments, government legislation, and pertinent to areas of responsibility.

  • Additional tasks may be assigned as organizational needs grow.

  1. Talent Acquisition (40%)
  • Establish recruitment standard operating procedures (SOP’s).

  • Implement structured processes for interviews, candidate evaluations, tracking job offers and contract negotiations.

  • Write compelling job descriptions in both French and English for Ontario, Québec, Alberta, British Columbia.

  • Find innovative approaches to reach active and passive candidates across different platforms and maintain a pipeline of diverse pre-qualified candidates.

  • Conduct initial interviews with selected candidates, help them navigate through their interview process while giving them an outstanding candidate experience, and keep our ATS (iCIMS) updated.

  • Headhunt the best talent on LinkedIn, Jobillico and any other relevant platforms, using a personal approach that stands out.

  • Keep your candidate pipelines clean and provide your hiring managers with proactive updates on the status of the roles you are working on together.

  • Work closely with hiring managers and provide support throughout the recruitment process.

  • Assist in coaching and developing leaders with interviewing and selecting candidates.

  • Implement tools, processes, and a resource library to improve the recruitment & selection process.

  • Participate in recruitment events within the company and externally.

  • Stay up to date on industry and talent acquisition trends and best practices.

  • Have time to work on some exciting special projects - learning about our tech or the latest talent acquisition best practices that we can implement.

  • Conduct market-specific research ensuring successful deployment of localized recruitment efforts.(e.g. associations, campus, organizations, competitive insight).


Your Qualifications & Education Requirements

  • Post-secondary education or certification in Human Resources (essential)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as an HRBP, Junior HR Generalist or HR Specialist (essential)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a Coordinator or Talent Acquisition Specialist (essential)

  • Deep understanding of Labor Law and employment equity regulations

  • Efficient HR administration and people management skills

  • Excellent record-keeping skills

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Experience recruiting for both high volume as well as for specialized roles in national and international markets

  • Strong experience driving talent sourcing initiatives using a variety of tools such as LinkedIn Recruiter

  • Comfortable with numbers and statistics

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both French and English

Your Valuable Soft Skills:

  • Comfortable with high volume workload, changing priorities and ambiguity.

  • Works comfortably under pressure and fast-paced environment.

  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.

  • Remarkable organizational and conflict management skills.

  • Courageous, highly motivated, self-starter who takes both initiative and responsibility.

  • A Lifelong learner who strives for continuous improvement.

  • Naturally curious and committed to learning and continuous improvement.

Why work for us?

  • Opportunities for advancement within 18 months.

  • Rewarding career with a growing company.

  • Great company culture.

  • We provide an essential service.

Transdev Canada is committed to provide accommodation for individuals with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Accommodations are available upon request of the internal or external applicant. If you require an accommodation due to a disability for an interview, please notify Human Resources directly to make appropriate arrangements when contacted for an interview.

We thank all applicants however only those under consideration will be contacted.

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If you require any ADA accommodations to apply online, please contact your local Human Resources Representative. Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status.

Job Locations CAN-QC-Brossard

Posted Date 2 months ago (3/17/2021 1:48 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-14172

Position Category Administrative/Clerical/Payroll/HR/Accounting

Hiring Manager Martin Blanchette

Company/Division Transdev Inc. (Corporate)