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Danaher Corporation Senior HR Coordinator in Fremont, California

The Senior Human Resource Coordinator aids with and facilitates the human resource processes for the Bay Area onsite Manufacturing and Logistics teams. This position assists to resolves employee-related problems and ensures positive employee outcomes. The Senior Human Resource Coordinator ensures HR plans are administered in accordance with federal and state regulations and that plan provisions are followed. This role provides administrative support to the human resource function as needed, including record-keeping, file maintenance and HRIS (Workday) entry.

In this position, you will apply a variety of methods to ensure you provide critical support to the HRBP team - understanding the strengths, opportunities, and overall health of the Bay Area manufacturing/logistics businesses. You will provide support to HR and the business in support of employee lifecycle processes such as hiring, terminations, movement, job changes, rewards, reporting and stretch assignments as needed. You'll coordinate/project manage HR programs while providing project and process coordination across a wide variety of HR activities.

The ideal candidate possesses excellent organizational skills and the ability to work in an environment where adherence to policies and procedures is required. The individual should exhibit sound judgment, exceptional interpersonal skills and can elicit information delicately from people. The individual must have a high service orientation and really appreciate the opportunity to provide excellent customer service to over 1,000+ onsite associates.

Essential Functions

  • Provide tactical support for the Workforce Planning processes including reporting, forecasting, monitoring, and maintaining quality data using HR-related systems and tools.

  • Generate ad-hoc reports and dashboard analytics, you'll understand and reconcile gaps, overlaps, and apparent contradictions among and within data, reports, and reporting tools.

  • Update materials and systems to capture position and org changes.

  • Support leaders with a variety of HR-related activities including but not limited to performance management, employee relations, exit interviews, talent activities, policy interpretation, and compensation/benefits administration.

  • Provide advice and consultation to employees on people-related issues and concerns and where needed follow escalation paths to the HRBPs.

  • Work closely with HRBPs, HR Info, HR specialist partners, and other HR teams to ensure HR processes and services are delivered with excellence.

  • Partner with Learning & Development to assist in implementing D&I and associate engagement activities

  • Share ideas on continuous process improvements, key takeaways across the team, and support initiatives

  • Support COVID intake, contact tracing and communication as needed to ensure the safety and compliance of the Newark and Sunnyvale staff, as needed.


  • The following list represents the core competencies needed for success in this position.

  • Self-Management- Showing personal organization, self- discipline, and dependability.

  • Informing- Proactively obtaining and sharing information.

  • Customer Focus- Attending to the needs and expectations of employees.

  • Trust- Establishing rapport and maintaining mutually productive relationships.

  • Teamwork- Collaborating with others to manage peaks and valley of intake cases.

  • Efficiency- Choosing optimal courses of action in a timely manner.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management or a related field or a combination of relevant experience, education, and training

  • 4 years of demonstrable experience across HR, customer service, operations, reporting, or related area

  • Experience with HR metrics and data to story tell and provide decision support

  • Proven capability of working with partners to develop, implement and audit HR programs, initiatives, systems, policies, and procedures

  • Proven track record of calmly, confidently, and confidentially engaging with management and employee relations to address opportunities and needs, as appropriate

  • Strong result-orientation and problem-solving skills to ensure optimal employee experience

  • Intermediate proficiency with Workday, Excel and/or other data visualization tools preferred

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 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 applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.