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Danaher Corporation HR Business Partner in Carlsbad, California

HR Business Partner

Quick Overview

  • Financial Security through competitive compensation and bonus program

  • Career Growth and Job Stability in a company with strong financial performance and ambitious growth goals

Who We Are:

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives.

Radiometer, a Danaher Group, is a Global Market Leader for Blood Gas Analysis. We provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions, which help save lives. It’s a matter of pride and humility for us that the information our solutions provide are often the difference between life and death. And this is what drives and unites us as a company.

Our ambitious and innovative colleagues continually work hard to meet the needs and even surpass the expectations of our customers by bringing new and innovative life-saving ideas to the market.

At Radiometer, we never take care for granted, including the care of our people.

What We Offer:

  • Insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision, Short and Long Term Disability (Starting on Day 1)!

  • Health Savings Account and Flex Spending Accounts

  • Retirement: 401(k) matching

  • Time Off: 15 Days PTO, 3 Days Sick Time, and 10 Paid Holidays. (PTO accrued starting day 1)!

  • Work/Family balance

  • Career and Skill growth

  • Other Amazing Offerings: Employee Recognition Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Spotlight Awards, Team Achievement Celebrations, Annual Celebrations, and much more!

The Impact You Will Make:

  • Help to save people’s lives

  • Assist employees with career advancement

  • Work to make our worksite best in class

Diversity & Inclusion

At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate 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 HR Business Partner is a critical position to support a growing multiple site operation in California and Minnesota. The HR Business Partner will report to the Sr. Manager of Human Resources for both sites. Overall duties will be varying HR support to the two offices to include, payroll support, employee relations, leave of absence, training, on boarding and recruiting, and support of various Radiometer/SenDx initiatives such as merit and bonus clean up and roll out, Workday and ADP administration.

Key challenges in the position:

  • Having a broad scope of responsibilities and at the same time being able to maintain a high service level of daily deliverables as HR Business Partner to managers and leadership team

  • Able to raise the bar for HR services by utilizing systems effectively through reporting and giving managers and employees the right tools to effectively do their jobs

  • Being able to document, review and improve existing processes using best practices from Danaher/Radiometer.

  • Support all implementation of HR processes required from the corporate office

  • Assist with all compliance related activities for HR in regards to different legal requirements, federal labor laws and various auditing bodies (MDSAP, FDA, GDPR)

  • Day-to-Day Support for employee relations, recruiting, reporting, on boarding and compliance for two sites in Carlsbad, California and assistance to the Hr Generalist in our Minnesota office.


  • The HR Business Partner will be responsible for maintaining and supporting HR processes at the sites, including administration, payroll assistance, performance management, recruitment, talent management and development, salary reviews compensation and benefits.

  • The HR Business Partner will be part of the global HR community within Radiometer/Danaher and is expected to provide proper reporting and application of global policies, programs and systems.

  • Prepare, present, develop and communicate HR policies and procedures

  • Employee relations for non-exempt level employees

  • Assist with orientation for new hires.

  • Conduct exit interviews, and performance improvement plans for non-exempt level employees for the Carlsbad site

  • Lead employee activities with assistance from engagement committee

  • Lead HR responsibilities for the Carlsbad operation level employees including, policies, employee relations, leadership training and ongoing Danaher Business Systems.



  • Solid hands-on experience (5-7 years) within most areas of HR (admin, payroll, talent management, performance management, business partnering, compliance, health and safety, compensation & benefits)

  • Extensive knowledge of federal and state labor laws (CA-must, and MIN-preferred)

  • Strong attention to detail and critical thinking

  • Certification in Human Resource Management will be an asset

  • Experience working in a Lean culture will be an asset

  • Proven record of coaching and business partnering experience to leaders on all levels of organization


  • Minimum BS/BA degree or equivalent preferably within HR, business administration, organizational psychology or similar

Information Technology

  • Proficient in Microsoft office, ADP, and Workday


  • Up to 10% may be required


  • Must be able to read, write and fluently communicate in English

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.