Human Resources Specialist

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Date: Jun 6, 2021

Location: Mississauga, Ontario, CA

Company: Bureau Veritas


Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo? If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest, Bureau Veritas Laboratories might be the place for you!


Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry. 


Bureau Veritas is looking for a




As a HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST, your main responsibilities are to:


  • Provide professional Human Resources advice to a dedicated client group within the Food, DNA/Forensics and Corporate Services lines of business
  • Provide full cycle recruitment services/guidance to management and staff as well as onboarding and off boarding of employees
  • Manage the Co-op Student program for the Food line of business
  • Act as a liaison between staff and management for issues regarding employee relations, recruitment, classification and compensation, following applicable Federal and Provincial regulations in Canada
  • Answer general benefits inquiries
  • Coordinate and facilitate the short term disability and long term disability claims management process in collaboration with our third party provider and management
  • Develop and nurture ongoing relationship with client groups; work to anticipate their needs and meet and exceed their expectations
  • Recommend, develop and schedule development and training courses as required
  • Act as a “communication champion” to ensure that all staff are kept informed of new information
  • Engage in HR projects locally or nationally; champions company led initiatives
  • Develop and maintain trust with employees by ensuring that all information deemed confidential remains so
  • Increase the profile and visibility of Human Resources and as a part of the Corporate Team
  • Ensure adherence to Company policies
  • Ad hoc projects and duties as required




  • You possess a Human Resources Certificate or equivalent education
  • You have achieved your CHRP/CHRL designation or it is in progress
  • You have 3 to 5 years of experience in the direct provision of Human Resources services
  • You have good knowledge of Provincial and Federal Legislation (Canada)
  • You have strong organizational, analytical, research and mediation skills
  • You possess leadership skills at the intermediate level: coaching, training, mentoring
  • You have strong written, verbal and presentation skills
  • You have change management skills
  • You have experience with HRIS functions and capabilities (data entry & report production)
  • You are proficient in Microsoft Office and have good Internet research ability
  • You are willing to spend a portion of your work week between our Food and Corporate Services locations and travel to the Guelph location on a monthly basis.




Bureau Veritas is a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services.


When we look at Bureau Veritas, we want to see a reflection of the communities in which we work.  Inclusion is about actively involving every employee’s ideas, knowledge, perspectives, approaches and styles to maximize business success.  Inclusion is about attracting new talent who will bring more diversity to our workforce, with differences in culture, professional backgrounds and beliefs.


Our purpose: shaping a world of trust.


Guaranteeing quality, ensuring Health and Safety, mitigating risks and improving performance as well as environmental protection and social responsibility… This is what Bureau Veritas is about, truly believing that it contributes to bettering society. 


Blending performance & integrity, with ambition & humility, responsibility & openness, we are proud that our people leave a mark on what they do.


We respect our people and believe in our talents. 


We empower them to leave their mark, working as a team for the benefit of our 400,000 clients across 140 countries.


We believe that leaving a mark is a true challenge and opportunity for every one of us, a sign of trust and impact, a bond with the future, a proof of growth and development. 


Being part of the BV family, is more than just working, it’s being convinced that you will Leave your mark…. in shaping a world of trust.



Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today at https://www.bvna.com/careers


Bureau Veritas Labs is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and work environment.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise Human Resources of any accommodations that are required.  Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.


Shaping a World of Trust