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Vice President of Human Resources - Atlanta, GA

Location:  Atlanta, GA, US, 30338
Company:  Oldcastle Inc


Job ID:  117378



Oldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Precast is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.




Develop, implement, provide support, and coordinate the Oldcastle Precast Human Resources function including recruitment and retention, talent management, employee relations, employee policies and procedures, performance management process, employee benefits and design of incentive plans.  This position will report directly to the President, Oldcastle Precast (OPI) and is considered a key role in the senior management team.


  • Help create and manage an effective enterprise wide HR group
  • Partner and guide executive leadership team in determining HR needs, setting goals and executing on them
  • Engage strategically with leaders as a trusted advisor to optimize workforce alignment and performance across the organization.
  • Develop, coordinate and execute HR policy and procedure administration across all of OPI
  • Assist in identifying and creating development plans for High Potential employees 
  • Implement an effective Performance Management process within Success Factors
  • Drive the annual performance management process
  • Partner with legal department to ensure compliance issues are proactively addressed
  • Ensure all HR related compliance requests and information are being handled in a consistent and efficient manner
  • Determine areas where process standardization makes good business sense, leverage best practices and implement
  • Provide guidance and support to all levels of management with policy interpretation    
  • Develop and run meaningful reports to assist business leaders in achieving their HR goals
  • Communicate all updates and/or initiatives to appropriate OPI HR Managers, executives, General Managers and employee base as necessary
  • Partner with the recruiting center to develop a strategy to improve bench strength and continually improve the talent acquisition process




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Organizational Development, Business Administration, or comparable discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 10+ years as a Human Resource Generalist including interpreting and implementing employee relations, benefits, training and talent management initiatives in a multi-site organization
  • 10+ years in a HR leadership capacity encompassing multiple locations/sites – preferably managing through direct reports as well as a matrix
  • Strong business acumen, ability to understand the HR needs for the business and implement solutions to achieve positive results for the business
  • Must be willing to travel up to 30%, particularly in the first year
  • Ability to work independently and get work done through others (when necessary) using effective delegation, scheduling, and time management practices
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to perform under deadline pressure
  • SPHR/PHR and/or SuccessFactors experience a plus


What Oldcastle Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About Oldcastle


Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations.  We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


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Oldcastle Precast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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