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HR Business Partner

MGM National Harbor

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Full Time
  • EEO/Affirmative Action
  • Employee Relations
  • HR Generalist
  • HRIS
  • Labor/Industrial Relations
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The Human Resources (HR) Business Partner serves as a liaison between the assigned business unit(s) and the Human Resources Department. This position works directly with management and employees to define the HR needs and objectives of the business unit(s) and collaborates with the HR leadership team to determine the best ways to achieve them. The HR Business Partner administers various HR plans and procedures and ensures the property maintains compliance with all corporate, federal and state employment requirements. The HR Business Partner supports the Property culture to align with its’ individual brand while also supporting the One Company Culture of MGM Resorts International. All duties are performed in accordance with property and MGM Resorts policies, practices and procedures.


• Serves as the liaison between assigned business unit(s) and the Human Resources Department; partners with business leaders to identify their HR needs and objectives and collaborates with the HR leadership teams at the property and/or corporate to meet those objectives;

• Administers various human resources plans and procedures for all employees; assists in the development and implementation of human resources policies and procedures; updates the employee handbook as appropriate, and ensures that all documents are accessible and posted as required;

• Conducts employee relations counseling and outplacement counseling as appropriate; conducts exit interviews and provides turnover reports and analysis, including recommendations based on findings;

• Recommends new approaches and/or procedural changes to effect continual improvements in efficiency of the department and the services performed;

• Maintains compliance with federal, state, county, and city regulations concerning employment;

• Acts as the primary liaison to the Corporate HR Compliance Department and completes all reporting documents as required; monitors compliance training requirements to ensure that employees complete assigned training;

• Collaborates with and builds relationships across functional divisions, Corporate Entities, properties and key external stakeholders.

• Assists in developing organizational strategies by identifying and researching human resources issues; contributing information, analysis, and recommendations to property strategic thinking and direction; and supporting human resources objectives in line with organizational objectives.

• Performs other duties as required.


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• Strong organizational, analytical and project management skills, with particular attention to quality and detail.

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization, individually and in groups.

• Demonstrated ability to resolve conflict and mediate as needed.

• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and balance numerous priorities in a fast paced, deadline-oriented environment.

• Experience and ability to facilitate group discussions and problem solving.

• Experience and ability to deliver training and presentations relative to Human Resources.

• Ability to develop Employee Engagement Strategies within a unit based on employee and guest feedback.

• Ability to work independently and to deal with ambiguity is critical.

• Ability to coach and counsel various levels of employees

• Must use discretion when working with confidential information.

• Ability to maintain physical stamina and proper mental attitude.

• Must be able to communicate effectively in English, in both written and oral forms

• Builds effective communication by active listening and seeking to understand. Asks others for input and feedback including those with different backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Actively listens and ensures that people are heard. Clearly and courageously expresses ideas. Adjusts communication style for different audiences. Keeps others informed goals and objectives and checks for understanding.

• Demonstrates Business Acumen by using industry, market, competitive data and financial knowledge to understand and improve business results. Understands guest-facing industries and MGM Resorts’ business. Connects internal business activity with a broader external view of business to continuously improve performance.

• Champions innovation, change and diversity by embracing and generating better and innovative ways to improve individual and business performance aligned to a shared purpose. Courageously takes appropriate risks. Commits to sustained, effective change and executes on planned change.




• Bachelor’s degree in human resources or a similar field or equivalent education and experience• Three to five years of human resources experience as a Generalist or related experience


• Prior Hospitality experience• Prior Employee and/or Labor Relations experience• WorkDay or other SAS software experience


• SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) certification preferred.• Mediation Training preferred

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