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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Human Resources
Food & Beverage
Human Resource Business Partner
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Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. | Rochester, NY
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Job Description

Human Resource Business Partner

Job Posting: 03/10/2018 Job ID: R0004458 Location: Fairmount, NY Address: Fairmount, 3325 W Genesee St Age Requirement: Must be 18 years or older. Days Hours Req: Candidates must be available 2 evenings per week and weekend days Schedule: Full-time

The Employee Representative is a role model and advocate for Wegmans values and ensures an environment of equal opportunity for all to succeed. In this role, you will be an objective adviser, facilitator, coach and consultant to management and employees, while ensuring HR programs and practices are executed successfully.

People (Who We Are)

  • Assist in employee development; provide resources, training, feedback, and development opportunities
  • Lead by example and create a fair, empowering and safe work environment; maintain & encourage two-way communication
  • Preserve our culture, lead with our values, and ensure Wegmans remains a great place to work

Customer (What We Believe)

  • Advocate for employees and ensure a safe, compliant, diverse, fair, harassment-free environment of equal opportunity for all to succeed
  • Build relationships with employees by walking production floors, engaging in conversations, and always being available to help
  • Coordinate and educate employees about programs including medical, dental, 401K/savings, benefit programs, EAP, compensation, disability, worker’s compensation, FMLA, scholarship, and recognition

Results (What We Measure)

  • Advise, coach and educate managers on all aspects of Human Resources practices including staffing, training, development, performance management and compliance
  • Partner with recruiters and hiring managers to forecast staffing needs and ensure we are Hiring the Best
  • Ensure compliance with all State and Federal laws and Wegmans’ policies, procedures and practices

Work Environment

  • Works involves continuous interaction with co-workers in fast-paced environment
  • Work includes sitting for prolonged periods, along with repetitive hand and arm movements
  • Work requires frequent use of the telephone and computer
  • Responsible for moving and lifting an average of 1 - 5 pounds with a maximum weight lifted of 10 pounds occasionally

Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen and/or criminal background check. All Applicants will be screened; only those closely matching the job posting will be interviewed.


    • 2-4 years as an HR Generalist/ Manager
    • 1 or more years of Employee Relations experience
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and the internet)
    • Demonstrated experience using HR technology systems
    • Ability to build effective relationships across a large and diverse group of employees
    • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field of study preferred
    • High level knowledge of retail and the Human Resources industry preferred


About Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 62-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. The family-owned company was founded in 1916. Wegmans is recognized as an industry leader, an innovator, and is known for its strong commitment to the communities where it operates stores. It has been listed among Fortune magazine's "100 Best Companies To Work For in America" for five consecutive years.