Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

Senior Leader, Human Resources

at SeaWorld

Posted: 5/13/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: C2372F67C086974545C98507BA17AAEA

Job Description

The Senior Leader, Human Resources directs all people-related functions at SeaWorld San Diego and Aquatica.

Basic Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree required. Focus in human resources, organizational development, hospitality and/or related field preferred.
  • Seven (7) to ten (10) years progressive experience in human resources, preferably in a service industry setting.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of successful leadership of a team, including other leaders.
  • Experience with California employment law, CA HR leadership a plus.
  • Strong leadership demeanor. Inspires confidence and gains credibility quickly, possessing the fortitude to address challenging situations.
  • Influential among peers, more senior leaders and diverse employee groups.
  • Demonstrated success in establishing strategic direction and driving results.
  • Ability to make sophisticated decisions in complex, high-exposure circumstances.
  • Proven experience with high volume hiring.
  • Proven problem solving and conflict resolution skills, including successful track record of resolving conflicts filed through external agencies as well as internal dispute programs.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills. Capable of managing competing priorities under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to develop and manage to budget of considerable size and complexity.
  • Proficient in Human Resources labor metrics and analytics.
  • Strong understanding of Human Resources compliance, legal and regulatory issues.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Confident and outgoing presence, with the ability to adjust style to audience.
  • Able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as necessary to support our theme park business objectives.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Oversees all people-related functions, ensuring effectiveness, sound practices, efficiency, compliance and satisfaction of business needs.
  • Collaborates with Human Resources subject matter experts and other leaders on the design and development of employee-related programs, policies and compensation practices.
  • Executes strategic, operational and tactical plans.
  • Oversees employee relations including conflict resolution and the use of an alternative dispute resolution program. Drive initiatives that promote a positive working environment today and tomorrow.
  • Develops annual financial and capital budgets for the department and assists in the development and management of overall labor budget and management.
  • Identifies internal and external trends which could impact workplace. Manages as appropriate, ensuring proper resources are positioned and utilized.
  • Provides support to Human Resources team and operational leadership on HR related matters.
  • Ensures compliance with company and legal guidelines, and adherence to ethical and social principles espoused by SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment.

More Information

SeaWorld San Diego

San Diego, CA


Full Time Salaried

Salary Commensurate with Experience


5/21/2019 11:59 PM ET

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!