VIE - Human Resource Generalist

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Date: 29-Nov-2022

Location: Plattsburgh, NY, US

Company: Alstom


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   



Based in Plattsburgh, New York, assist in daily human resource operations and support various business units in the U.S. and Canada.



  • Insure compliance with all state and federal employment related statutes such as EEOC, non-discrimination, record keeping, etc.
  • Responsible for transactional HR activites including weekly Labor collection (Kronos) in support of Payroll
  • Collaborate with different departments and business units regarding HR administration and reports
  • Create, update and maintain timely and accurate records in the HR workflow system
  • Aid in the management of the company-wide performance management cycle
  • Orient and advise all employees on a daily basis, based upon their request
  • Facilitate the on boarding of new personnel
  • Work with other HR teams to create efficiencies with business units
  • Assist in administering Human Resource Training Programs to employees and management
  • Maintain employee bulletin boards for respective areas
  • Backup HR Manager as needed
  • Any and all other responsibilities, in addition to those mentioned above, as assigned by supervisor/manager. 



  • Bachelors Degree required, Masters Degree optional
  • 2-4 years of relevant HR Generalist job experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft products: excel and powerpoint
  • Experience utilizing HR Management Systems (Success Factor preferred)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to present and communicate with all levels
  • Must meet VIE French Program requirements*


*This is a trainee position, therefore only the applicants meeting the requirements of the French V.I.E program will be taken into consideration. Please visit this website for more information about these requirements:

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   


Nearest Major Market: Plattsburgh

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