Human Resource Generalist
Job Details
Asuragen - Austin, TX
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree

By joining Bio-Techne, you’ll join a company with a powerful and positive purpose of enabling cutting-edge research in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics. Bio-Techne, and all of its brands, provides tools for researchers to further treat and prevent disease worldwide.

Asuragen is a molecular diagnostic product company based in Austin, TX, changing the way patients are treated in genetics and oncology. Asuragen’s diagnostic systems, composed of proprietary chemistry and software, deliver powerful answers using broadly installed instrument platforms. They are simple to adopt and expand the ability to serve patients.


The HR Generalist will focus on handling the day-to-day Human Resource functions including positive employee relations, recruiting and selection, onboarding, HR compliance, training and development and performance management.


What You’ll Do

  • Partner with departments to understand and execute the organization's human resource and talent strategy particularly as it relates to current and future talent needs, recruiting, retention, and succession planning.
  • Provide HR support and coaching to managers on HR policies and processes, people management, and career development.
  • Play a crucial role within recruiting by facilitating exceptional partnerships with hiring manager, scheduling interviews and hiring successful candidates.
  • Work with senior HR management, legal and benefits staff on ER issues, serving as point person for managers, providing advice on performance counselling and addressing employee complaints.
  • Conduct employee onboarding and help organize new hire orientations and development initiatives.
  • Promote HR programs other peers, subject matter experts and business partners to resolve employee issues in a thorough and timely manner.
  • Engage managers in performance management issues, leadership succession and selection, organizational effectiveness, change management, diversity, career and leadership development.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Who You Are & What You Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in either Human Resources or a business-related field
  • 2-5 years of HR experience
  • Must have demonstrable track record in various aspects of human resources (staffing, compensation, employee relations…)
  • Successful candidates will be highly collaborative, results focused, and have a passion for providing an exception customer experience
  • Demonstrated success working cross-functionally
  • Strong analysis, problem solving, decision making and influencing skills
  • Able to flourish in a fast-paced, multi-tasking and dynamic environment.
  • Able to build strong relationships across a wide spectrum of internal and external parties
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality, work independently, and follow up on projects and issues
  • Ability to comprehend, interpret, and apply the appropriate sections of applicable laws, guidelines, regulations, ordinances, and policies to include state and Federal labor laws.


What We Offer

We have an incredibly talented group of down-to-earth professionals with the experience, drive and creativity that makes Asuragen a world-class global diagnostics company. Our workplace is full of enthusiastic, hardworking and intelligent people with bold ideas and the determination to see them through.  Our best-in-class diagnostic tests are used throughout a patient’s lifespan by laboratories worldwide. Asuragen is in Austin, TX, which offers top-notch technology, educational, and business benefits.


Asuragen provides a competitive salary, medical, dental, disability and life insurance, a 401(k) plan with company matching, an employee bonus plan, and a tuition reimbursement plan. We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. 

Where permitted by applicable law, candidate must have received or be willing to receive an FDA authorized COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for this position

Bio-Techne is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.