Vacancies HR Officer
Surface Solutions Segment | Milton Keynes


HR Officer

The main responsibility of this role is to be the on site HR professional giving the Site Management team advice and support with regards to the employee life cycle and administration, including recruitment, developing and looking after employees.



  • Manage key people issues of the business
  • Support the implementation of an effective HR operation in line with HR policies.
  • Support the development of the organization and ensure the delivery of quality HR
  • Recruitment
  • Ensure effective delivery of processes including contract preparation, reference checking, new starters, terminations, inductions, all other employee related documents
  • HR data management - prepare and analyze HR data as required including monthly corporate reporting, absence management, holiday management
  • Development and maintenance of HR policies and procedures
  • Involvement in HR projects as required
  • Support & align with other UK facilities


We expect


  • CIPD Qualified or working towards, or experience to a similar level - essential

Professional experience

  • Excellent knowledge of UK employment legislation and HR best practices - essential
  • Ability to challenge and influence senior managers to drive change and business priorities - essential
  • Knowledge payroll systems specifically Moorepay - desirable
  • PC literate including the full windows package and other HR packages such as Success Factors - essnetial/desirable


  • Willingness to travel in the UK and internationally as and when required - essential
  • Clean full driving license


We Offer

  • A highly competative salary cicra £25k DOE
  • 25 hours per week with the high possibility to move to permanent full time
  • Great benefits, such:
    • bonus
    • mobile phone
    • a variety of healthcare benefits
    • 10% employer pension contribution to a salary sacrifce scheme



Unfortuately there are no relocation expenses available for this role

NO agencies please


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in sur-face solutions, advanced materials and materials pro-cessing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13 500 employees at more than 170 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.7 billion in 2015. The company invested CHF 103 million in R&D in 2015 and has over 1 350 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services.

The Oerlikon Surface Solutions Segment includes the two brands Balzers and Metco. Oerlikon Balzers is a world leading supplier of surface technologies that significantly improve the performance and durability of components and tools. Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces with coating solutions and equipment, materials, and services. The segment operates a network of more than 145 facilities with over 140 coating centers in 35 countries. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team.

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Import as VCF

With your application you agree that your personal data for the purpose of personnel planning and the development of your career will be used by a third party employed by the OC Oerlikon Corporation. In line with the usage of these data access is granted for a third party outside the area of validity of the EG directive. We will take care that your rights according to EG guidelines will be granted within such a further use. Hereby we inform you that you have the right/request of information about the further use as well as about content and structuring of your personal data. You can recall your agreement at any time.

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