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Sr. Human Resources Generalist in Yorba Linda, California at Nobel Biocare

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Job ID: NOB002868

About Us

Nobel Biocare is a world leader in the field of innovative implant-based dental restorations – from single-tooth to fully edentulous indications. Nobel Biocare offers you a great place to work by giving you the opportunity to grow and be recognized for your effort and achievements.


Currently interested in furthering your career Human Resources? Then apply at Nobel Biocare - a world leader in the field of dental implants.

Nobel Biocare is a world leader in the field of innovative implant-based dental restorations – from single-tooth to fully edentulous indications. Nobel Biocare offers you a great place to work by giving you the opportunity to grow and be recognized for your effort and achievements. We are currently seeking a highly organized and collaborative Sr. Human Resources Generalist to join our Human Resources department.

If you are interested in joining our World Class North American Human Resources Team, please apply for the opportunity TODAY!

As a Sr. Human Resources Generalist, you will be work in a highly visible role supporting our cutting-edge manufacturing and distribution operations business units. You will work closely with the regional Human Resources team to provide strategic improvements in support of the business. This position manages core human resource programs including talent acquisition, talent management, engagement, employee relations, compensation, performance management, diversity and inclusion, training and compliance related activities.  The successful candidate will have a passion for understanding the business and being a business partner that will assist leaders to reach the business strategic goals for growth.   

You will also be accountable for the following:
  • Function as a business partner with leadership teams to develop and execute critical business and organizational strategies. 
  • Provide leadership, guidance and counsel on matters related to talent, organizational change, employee engagement etc. 
  • Develop and execute HR plans, processes, and programs aligned with business objectives, including succession planning, talent management/acquisition, goal alignment, employee engagement and communications. 
  • Collaborate with leaders to build and support an employee engagement strategy that facilitates organizational performance and enables successful organizational change. 
  • Support the recruitment function for internal client groups, including planning, sourcing and selection processes. 
  • Manage programs such new hire orientation, annual performance reviews, compliance, compensation, policy deployment and leaves of absence. 
  • Lead community involvement and associate recognition initiatives and programs. 
  • Act as a change leader for improvements to associate communications and continuous improvement initiatives to the Human Resources Function. 

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree required in Business, Labor Relations, Human Resources or Psychology
  • 5+ years of experience in a progressive human resources role with expertise in organization development, training or talent planning field, or a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management and 3+ years' experience in the HR field.
  • Must be an authentic thought partner with confidence and courage to push boundaries.
  • Proven experience in managing multiple projects with strong prioritization skills.

  • Prior HR experience in manufacturing or medical device; as well as an international corporation. 
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and partner within a diverse organization to help drive business results.  
  • Relevant industry experience or knowledge (preferably within a cutting edge, highly innovative and rapidly complex changing work environment).
  • A strong solutions-focus and be comfortable working in an environment which demands strong deliverables with a high-volume workload along with the ability to identify problems and drive appropriate solutions. 
  • Excellent organizational skills, exceptional subject matter expertise, a high degree of adaptability and the ability to anticipate and respond to changing priorities.
  • Being an enthusiastic team player with a strong drive to create a positive work environment. 
  • Strong internal and external customer service focus.
  • Bias for action, strong work ethic, and desire to achieve excellence.
  • Passion for innovative HR solutions and process improvement.
  • Proven consulting and/or change management experience.
  • Proven knowledge of HR industry practices and strong working knowledge of employment laws. 
  • Keen problem-solving skills, with a fondness for providing solutions or paths to resolution on complex matters.
  • Solid presentation, communications and influencing skills, demonstrated through all forms of communication.
  • Unquestioned integrity Operates with autonomy, discretion and excellent judgment.
  • A strong collaborative leadership style with ability to drive change and build followership across multiple business units, locations, organizational levels. 
  • Executive presence with ability to inspire confidence and gain & hold the trust of senior management.
  • Process and results orientation.  A history of building sustainable and innovative standard work and systems.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available at:


Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher's Dental Platform is a $3B global business focused on all aspects of dental care.  With the intention to spin-off the Dental Platform to become its own public company in the second half of 2019, “Dental Co” will become one of the largest and most innovative dental companies in the world.  We are changing the face of dentistry with our differentiated portfolio of products designed to serve every dental professional’s need. It is our mission to make our dentist's work simpler and better connected so more patients are cared for in a shorter time. Our dental brands include traditional consumables and equipment (KaVo Kerr) and specialty products (Ormco and Nobel Biocare).