Regional Municipality of Peel

  • Human Resources Business Partner

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    System ID
    # Positions
    Position Type and Status
    Regular Full-time
    Job Industry
    Government and Public Sector, Human Resources
    Career Level
    Post End Date
    9/24/2018 11:59 PM
    CAD $97,502.00/Yr.
    CAD $121,878.00/Yr.
  • About Us

    The Region of Peel serves a vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 1.4 million residents and 163,000 businesses in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga.  Committed to service excellence, transparency in decision-making and responsible tax management, the Region delivers a wide range of municipal services that are customer-focused and cost-effective.


    The Region of Peel has recently completed a Strategic Planning process that engaged our residents and stakeholders to answer one question: “What can you imagine for the future of Peel?” All the feedback received formed the path forward and the strategic direction for the Region over the next 20 years.



    To learn more about the Region of Peel please visit our website or watch the Faces of Peel video to see how our employees impact the residents of Peel.


    Job Description

    Human Resources Business Partner

    Corporate Services, Human Resources


    The Region of Peel is the second-largest municipality and has undergone a major transformation during the past few decades as a dynamic, urban community with a vibrant economic base. Planning for and supporting the changing and aging demographic of our community to thrive over the next 25 years will be an immense task and opportunity. Our goal is to build a community for life that ensures our “future Peel” is a healthy, safe and connected community, based on the cornerstones of collaboration, innovation and environmental sustainability. 


    The Community for Life Annual Report will start you on your journey to learn about Peel and who we are and how we are working together to support and grow a Peel that is a Community for Life!


    Our Human Resources division is looking for a Human Resources Business Partner to be an advisor to senior and executive leadership focused on strategic human resources (HR) initiatives for a client department.


    Are you a Human Resources Professional who thrives in a role that requires building strong relationships with business leaders, HR leaders and business stakeholders?   Are you customer focused and strive to deliver an exceptional customer service experience in each interaction?  Are you a strategic systems thinker who takes an integrated approach to developing solutions and recommendations?  Are you a change leader who understands the importance of people to the organization and strives to ensure this focus is a key part of all programs, solutions and plans?


    If yes, this may be an opportunity for you….. 



    The role…..



    Reporting to the Director, Human Resources the Human Resources Business Partner (HRBP) provides strategic consulting level support, planning and guidance and is responsible for understanding the client business, assisting in the prioritization and execution of HR initiatives, and ensuring alignment with the overall business and HR strategy.


    The HRBP is a key conduit between the client department and HR to communicate decisions, priorities and relevant information to the appropriate level regarding business needs. The HRBP provides consultation to the client leadership team on strategic organizational development and change management and strives to understand client's priorities and engage other members of the overall human resources team to provide comprehensive client focused human resources and workforce planning solutions. 



    Areas of Primary Focus:  Talent Management, Change Management, Workforce/Succession Planning, Workforce Analytics




    • Degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration or other related discipline and/or combined equivalent experience.
    • At least eight (8) years of progressive experience working in a large, complex environment providing support to senior and executive leadership on strategic HR initiatives including workforce planning, change management, succession planning, organizational behaviour, employee engagement and leadership development.
    • Strong communication, influence and relationship building skills and an ability to communicate effectively, including verbal, written, strong facilitation and presentation skills.
    • Demonstrated practical experience managing HR projects and/or programs, the ability to motivate teams, and drive execution to the achievement of the right results.
    • Strong organizational skills, business and political acumen, encompassing the ability to apply a broader corporate perspective.
    • Strong learning agility, consulting orientation, client insight, strategic influencing and partnering skills.
    • Demonstrated experience driving organizational/transformational change initiatives, developing workforce plans, and influencing business managers.
    • Demonstrated success working in a highly collaborative and team based environment.
    • Knowledge of relevant legislation including but not limited to Pay Equity Act, Labour Relations Act, Employment Standards Act, Human Rights Code, Occupational Health and Safety Act, etc.
    • Experience in a unionized environment is an asset.


    Location: 10 Peel Centre Drive, Brampton

    Hours of Work: 35 hours per week; Monday-Friday


    All applications to be submitted on-line by end of day September 24, 2018.

    Additional Information

    At the Region of Peel, we respect diversity and treat one another in ways that are fair, courteous and compassionate, recognizing everyone’s contributions. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Peel is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


    Please be advised, the Region of Peel uses email to communicate with their applicants for open job competitions. It is the applicant’s responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence via email (i.e. testing bookings, interview dates), it is imperative that applicants check their email regularly. If we do not hear back from applicants, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the Job Competition and your application will be removed from the Competition.


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