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HR Business Partner


Canonsburg, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.


We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • Paid Vacation time starts with 3 weeks off
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Sick time
  • Short term & Long term disability
  • Medical plan options from Aetna and Blue Cross
  • Vision coverage from Vision Benefits of America
  • Dental coverage from United Concordia
  • Extended Maternity Leave - 8 weeks pay at 100% with the option of 2 more weeks paid at 100% or 4 weeks paid at 50%
  • Paternity Leave - 2 weeks pay at 100% or 4 weeks pay at 50%
  • Company provided 401K match of 100% of the employee's 6% contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement of 80% of tuition costs capped at $6,300 per year
  • Pet Plan Insurance

Job Summary:

The HR Business Partner is the primary contact for HR issues for UGI Energy Services employees in Ohio, West Virginia, and western Pennsylvania. This role will provide guidance and advice on; policies and procedures, employee relations, staffing, compensation, benefits, learning and development and performance management.


Key Characteristics:

  • Must have a complete HR Generalist skill set. The job requires originality, ingenuity and independence to accomplish the workload. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the day to day HR decisions for the designated employee base. 
  • Ensures management is in compliance with hiring, termination, promotion, compensation, performance review, and safety policies. 
  • Provides assistance and guidance in identifying, evaluating, and resolving employee relations.
  • Facilitates effective interpersonal communication among managers, supervisors, and work units to ascertain employee relations and business related problems that adversely affect employee morale, productivity and company goals.  Investigate employee complaints and recommend resolution. 
  • Participates in the evaluation of policies, procedures and programs for cost effectiveness, ease of administration and business necessity.  Recommends new approaches to Managers to facilitate continual improvement in the effective utilization of human capital. 
  • Coordinates legal inquiries/charges with Managers and Legal Department to ensure proper documentation is obtained. 
  • Participate in recruitment and staffing assignments as requested.
  • Prepare employee separation letters and conduct exit interviews.   


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • 5-8 years direct HR Generalist experience, including employee relations
  • Ability to work in a self-directed environment, thinks/acts with little or no supervision. 
  • Prior HR experience in field level support preferred. 


Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Employee Relations or Labor Relations preferred. 
  • Human Resources experience with a specific emphasis on consulting, training, and employee relations.
  • Expected to be a fully competent HR professional.


Working conditions:

  • Office setting; monthly visits to local facilities and occasional travel to corporate office in Wyomissing, PA.

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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