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"We have been able to capitalize on the resources of an HR professional, without having a full time expense. Grassroots HR Consulting helped us navigate major staffing changes, and prepare for the future, without exposing us to unnecessary liability"

Christine, client of Grassroots HR Consulting

Contact

Jodi Posavad

Tel: 902-402-2325

Email: jodi@grassrootshrconsulting.ca

 

Whether your company needs to completely outsource their HR function or obtain a second opinion on an initiative already underway, you can rely upon our broad cross industry experience and knowledge to provide on or off-site solutions.

Call for a conversation on your HR issues.

Grassroots HR Clients & Testimonials

"For the past 5 years manufacturing in Ontario has faced many challenges; slow sales, reduced margins, reductions in the work force etc. These swings have made long term business planning difficult. We needed a resource that could help us plan through these difficult “times”. Someone that could work on short notice, support in a variety of roles such as; finding new potential job candidates from a co-op student to a CNC Machinist, help structure and support a Joint Health and Safety Committee, provide a working knowledge of the Employment Standards and legislations and still show compassion to a worker being laid off. Jodi has provided this support for me for the past 5 years. Her perspective and guidance with all of the above has been invaluable." Jim Russell, Plant Manager, Gypsum Technologies Inc.

"As a small professional association, we have been able to capitalize on the resources of an HR professional, without having a full time expense. Jodi provides reliable advice and support for hiring, job descriptions, compensation, daily employee relations, training and development and other human resource areas." Leadership Team, CSMLS

"Jodi has worked for us on a contract basis for a number of years; she has always been very professional and reliable. No matter what the issue, she is always attentive, resourceful, and gets results. I would recommend her to anyone that needed human resources expertise." Lee Brain, HESS Millwork

"Owning an independent women and men´s clothing store means wearing many hats! One area that needed some polish was our human resources policies and procedures. Jodi Posavad was able to develop our employee handbook, direct us in the areas of policies that needed refining, kept us informed of updated legislative changes and more. Jodi also saw us through the hiring process for a contract position on our local BIA – the organization is very happy with the outcome! Since small businesses cannot often afford human resources departments, a consultant like Jodi Posavad is a positive solution for expert advice" Joelle Cooling

"Jodi was always available when required and responded quickly when matters were of an expedited nature. She dealt equally effectively with internal clients as well as external clients including attorneys and government agencies where she had an impressive 100% success rate." Lorenzo M. Nicodemo Vice-President, Sales and Human Resources Dana Hospitality Inc.

Jodi Posavad has over 15 years of generalist human resources experience. Jodi obtained her undergraduate degree in psychology at Trent University and Human Resources certificate from Sheridan College.

Prior to starting Grassroots HR Consulting, Jodi held the position of Director of Human Resources for The Canadian Red Cross Society – Ontario for over 6 years. In this role, Jodi led a team of 10 HR practitioners servicing union, non-union employees and volunteers in core human resources function areas such as, organizational planning and development, labour/ employee relations, recruitment and on-boarding, staff recognition, coaching and mentoring, health and safety and training.

Grassroots HR Consulting is focused on delivering quality services to meet the human resources needs of small, medium and large organizations.

  • HR Expertise When and Where You Need It
  • Strategic Approach to Your Business
  • Cost Effective and Timely Issue Resolution
  • Understand the Issue and Collaborate on Solutions

Grassroots HR Consulting will focus on your HR issues so you can focus on your business

Grassroots HR Services
Grassroots provides both consultative and on-site human resources services that deliver innovative solutions, practical advice and real results to clients in a variety of areas.

Recruitment and Selection:

Manage the recruitment process; prepare and place advertisements, applicant screening, develop job specific interview questions, lead interviews and conducts reference checks, and develop pre-employment testing tools.

Organization Restructuring:

Execute organizational review and redesign, manage, and implement the restructuring process and exit strategies.

Employee Induction and Onboarding:

Compose employment offer letters and contracts, and develop employee onboarding programs.

Training and Development:

Develop training materials (sector or role specific), and deliver training.

Policy Development and Implementation:

Write, implement and provide training of new or revised policies, guidelines, and Employee Handbooks.

Conflict Resolution:

Manage willful misconduct, harassment and sexual harassment investigations, and employee problem resolution and mediation services.

Organizational Effectiveness:

Manage performance management process, develop performance reviews and guidelines, assist with change management, and provide coaching and mentoring at all levels.

Health & Safety:

Develop and manage health and Safety programs; policy development and implementation, WSIB administration, establishment of Joint Health and Safety Committee and training.

Our level of partnership with our clients varies from as much as a completely outsourced HR function to as simple as providing a second opinion on an initiative already underway. If you have questions about whether our services are a match to the needs of your organization, please contact us.