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Human Resources Generalist at Interfor U.S. Inc. in Georgetown, South Carolina

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Job Description:

Human Resources Generalist, Georgetown, South Carolina

Who We Are
Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world.

What We Offer
Interfor is where excellence meets opportunity. We invest in your success by positioning you alongside the best people in top quartile mill facilities located in great communities across North America. In the past decade, we've infused close to $1 billion into modern facilities and systems that employ the latest technologies.

Interfor is one of the largest lumber companies in the world and we're growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.

We are currently recruiting for a Human Resources Generalist. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordination of the human resource function for the Georgetown, SC Operations.

What You'll Do

  • Understand the core business objectives and key HR priorities and support their success.
  • Provide expertise and support for the mill in all aspects of HR including hourly recruitment, on boarding, performance management, discipline, employee relations, benefits, compensation administration and compliance.
  • Be accessible to all employees by routinely spending time in the mill and following up on concerns and issues as they arise.
  • Work with leadership team to identify, address and resolve HR issues that arise in a manner that is consistent with Interfor's core values.
  • Administer Interfor policies and programs to ensure compliance that is consistent with our core values.
  • Assist all employees with HR, benefit and payroll related inquiries or requests and act as liaison with various internal and external resources as needed.
  • Coordinate and maintain all required HR and payroll records and documents for hourly employees including personnel files, benefit enrollment forms and payroll records.
  • Administer requests for time off under the Family and Medical Leave Act and ensure compliance.
  • Provide case management support for worker's comp claims.
  • Provide reporting and analytics on HR areas such as attendance, recruitment, turnover, discipline.
  • Participates in Corporate User Groups and audits site HR processes to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

What You Offer

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or a related field is preferred.
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in human resources.
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Familiarity with HRIS, payroll and time and attendance systems.
  • Strong preference for experience working in a manufacturing or industrial environment.
  • Basic understanding of principles of HR management and government compliance requirements.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a highly interactive team environment.
  • Effective communicator and listener.
  • Strong prioritization skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to travel to other mill locations in the state of Georgia.

Interested in being a part of our team? Apply online at

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug & alcohol test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.