Senior Benefits and Administration Manager

Company Summary

Hampton Lumber is a family-owned wood products company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. With over 1,700 employees, we operate ten sawmills in Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. We also manage timberland and operate a wholesale and export division. With nearly 80 years in the sawmill business, we are proud to have cultivated the knowledge and experience needed to grow and prosper, even in challenging times.  We always look to the future and invest in our people, new technologies, and continuous improvement processes and techniques.


Are you looking to join this amazing company?

We are looking for a Senior Benefits and Administration Manager to join our team in Portland. The ideal candidate would provide overall administration and compliance for all benefits programs including but not limited to Medical, Dental, Vision plans, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability and 401k.  If you want to be a part of a dynamic team with a strong family feel we would like to hear from you.

Benefits Highlights

Generous company-paid assistance for Medical and Dental insurance premiums; cost-effective co-pays & deductibles. Vision, Short Term Disability, Roth and pre-tax 401k, with a 2% company match and an additional 5% annual employer contribution, fully vested after three years.


  • Senior level benefit management to work with plan providers to ensure efficient administration.  Research, analyze and recommend new benefit programs to remain competitive and manage costs related to benefit plans.  Implement programs providing effective communication and training to employees.
  • Educate, mentor and consistently communication to all HR managers on employees benefit plans.  Also serves as primary contact for employees related to more complex benefit issues and handles the administration of FMLA and Disability issues
  • Drives the education and communication of our 401K programs to all employees
  • Oversight of the systems and technology to support the benefit plans.  Works closely with Payroll/ HRIS as it related to benefits.
  • Stays abreast and ensures compliance with governmental regulations related to benefit programs and labor law, including ERISA, FMLA, and HIPAA.


  • Bachelor’s degree with an HR emphasis
  • 10 plus years of senior benefits experience
  • Strong functional expertise in benefits program design and administration
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Expertise of government regulations that apply to benefit programs (ERISA, FMLA, COBRA, HIPPA, HCRA)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, group presentation
  • Effectively communicates with all levels of employees
  • Strong software skills including word, excel, PowerPoint and HR systems
  • A process improvement mind set
  • CBP, CEBS or CPP certifications, though not required, is desirable
  • Experience with compensation and systems though not required, is desirable


More About Us

Learn more at, or follow us on Facebook: @HamptonLumber.  You can also learn about our company and our priorities by visiting our blog. 

EEO Statement

Hampton Lumber is an equal opportunity employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by law.


Disability accommodation available: If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, please contact the Human Resources Office for the location you are applying.


For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please see these government posters: EEO is the Law and its accompanying temporary supplement.


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