Job Location:
FL St Petersburg

about the position…
If you thrive in a challenging, fun, and fast-paced environment, the HR Business Partner position at Power Design is for you. This critical role in the organization, located in St. Petersburg, FL, covers human resources areas such as employee relations, performance management, compensation and benefits, and employee retention. This is a customer service position that provides support and functional expertise to drive results and engagement.

position details/responsibilities…

  • Provide guidance to internal customers by interpreting programs and policies, and promptly responding to employee relations matters and inquiries.
  • Perform employee relations functions such as employee support and counseling on job-related conflicts, dispute resolution, performance issues, and termination requests.
  • Manage unemployment claims, workers’ compensation programs (at state and regional levels), and employee-related investigations as necessary.
  • Participate in strategic department projects, initiatives, and training programs.
  • Ensures compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
  • Review and approve progressive disciplinary notices and/or terminations of employment.
  • Implement and execute proactive positive employee relations initiatives such as conducting internal feedback sessions and exit interviews for reporting and analytics.

here’s what we’re looking for…

  • 5 years of relevant human resources experience is required.
  • Related bachelor’s degree is required; SPHR or PHR certification is highly preferred.
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint); experience with Workday is highly desirable.
  • Must be detail-oriented, extremely organized, able to multitask and deliver results in a high-volume, fast-paced work environment with very strict, changing deadlines.
  • Excellent interpersonal and writing skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of management, providing a high level of customer service.
  • Extremely professional and poised, exercising independent judgement and discretion while maintaining a high level of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrate and uphold all of Power Design’s core values, which include integrity, accountability, teamwork, innovation and growth.



some of our benefits…

Power Design has national health and dental plans, and we also offer life insurance and short and long term disability plans. You’ll receive paid vacations and holidays as well as national discount programs for everything from movie tickets to flowers, rental cars, phones and vehicles! We also offer a 401(k) retirement plan as well as incentive and recognition programs. Relocation opportunities may also be available!