Human Resources Generalist

Position: Human Resources Generalist
Location: 603-7 St Thomas St., Toronto, ON


• Supports development and implementation of HR initiatives and systems for the group of companies (dicentra Inc and dicentra LLC, Vitarock, and others)
• Implements and manages recruitment strategy – job posting, selection, background checks
• Coordinates recruitment process with 3rd party recruits
• Manages full employee cycle for onboarding and offboarding, new hires, contracts, training programs, etc.
• Manages performance evaluation, improvements and appraisals
• Develop performance improvements plans
• Manages conflict resolution
• Maintain all policies compliant with current federal, provincial, and state laws
• Supports employee engagement initiatives to enhance company culture and visibility
• Coordinates Health & Safety programs
• Manages Employee Benefits Plan
• Manages payroll
• Maintains records for vacation and personal use days
• Maintains employees training records
• Organizes and manages continuing education courses and training
• Maintains library of all training courses
• Manages employees’ expenses including credit cards reconciliation
• Manages commissions and bonuses
• Other HR, Bookkeeping duties


• 5+ years of human resources generalist experience
• Excellent communication skills
• University and/or college education, preferably in a discipline related to human resources with CHRP/CHRL
• Solid knowledge of employment legislation, employee relations best practices, conducting investigations and other HR disciplines


In addition, we value the following qualities in our team members:
• Personality characterized by high quality standards, responsibility and engagement
• Ability to interact with a range of personalities and many levels of the organization
• Demonstrated self-motivation and the ability to take initiative
• Project management and strong prioritization skills
• Attention to and ability to execute details
• Adaptable to changing environment, client and project needs

Applying for this Position:
To be considered for this opportunity, please email your CV and related documentation to with the position in the subject line.


dicentra is firmly committed to creating a welcoming, accessible, respectful and inclusive environment at our company in all divisions. We support the safety of employees and clients of diverse backgrounds and experiences. We also strive to meet individualized accessibility to ensure full inclusion for everyone.


About dicentra:
dicentra is a contract research organization and professional consulting firm that specializes in addressing all matters related to safety, quality and compliance for all product categories in the life sciences and food industries. We evaluate, implement, and provide all the necessary support for our client’s products and operations, allowing them to gain market access while building confidence in their brand.

We achieve this through our four business divisions:
Life Sciences Consulting
Food Safety & Quality Consulting
Global Certifications
Clinical Trials

Our team of experts work collaboratively to protect and improve our client’s businesses. We strive to promote a dynamic environment and encourage our team to continuously develop and enhance their skills and expertise, resulting in innovative solutions for our clients.