The Human Resources (HR) Manager has the responsibility for providing guidance for all Human Resources functions at McKinley Paper Company in Port Angeles. These functions include, but are not limited to: training; comp and benefits; employee relations; staffing; labor relations; attendance and discipline; record keeping (files and HRIS); organizational development; community relations and donations; EEO, ethics, some aspects of site security, authoring / updating Company policies, and strategic planning on all the above to meet Company goals. The HR Manager directly supervises one to two employees in Port Angeles, and is the administrative supervisor for the Labor Pool and Extra Board employees.
Manages compliance with labor agreements; pursues solutions and resolutions of disputes and grievances at the lowest level, and performs in a leadership role during labor contract negotiations. Ensures compliance with local, state and federal laws governing HR activities. Manages all employee benefit programs, including 401(k). Maintains an efficient plan for meeting the manning needs of the mill. Manages Company drug testing program. Creates, coordinates and conducts employee (and management) training programs. Provides corporate assistance as needed.
Required Education, Experience and Competencies
Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to HR activities.
Ten (10) years of experience in HR field in manufacturing companies and experience dealing with unions.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Good communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
Strong leadership skills.
Able to work independently and as part of a team.
Desired Experience and Competencies
Labor negotiations experience.
The company currently has about 25 people employees, but will be hiring aggressively to reach a staffing level of about 150 employees over the balance of 2019.
This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a wonderful project for a great company! The position is open due to an upcoming retirement. McKinley is wholly owned by Biopappel which is a very green and progressive public company headquartered in Mexico City.
- Address 1815 Marine Drive Port Angeles, WA 98363