Human Resources Generalist

Human Resources Generalist, Summerville, South Carolina

When you join our team as a Human Resources Generalist, you will be responsible for the coordination of human resources functions for the Summerville Operations.

What You’ll Do

  • 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.
  • Provide support to the Mill Manager and supervisors in identifying and addressing employee relations issues and concerns.
  • Administer Interfor policies and programs to ensure compliance that is consistent with our core values.
  • Understand the core business objectives and support their success.
  • 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.

What You Offer

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • 5 years of experience in human resources in a non-union environment.
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Experience with time and attendance systems (Kronos preferred).
  • 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.
  • Ability to communicate clear and concise information in an accurate informative manner.
  • Effective listener.
  • Strong prioritization and organizational skills and attention to detail.

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class facilities. We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out to learn more about our approach to sustainability.

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What We Offer

Interfor builds value for our employees by providing a career where they can contribute, grow, and prosper. We offer a competitive salary, based both on what you bring to the role and benchmarked to market conditions. You’ll also get a competitive benefits package including:

  • Group Benefit Programs (Employee Medical, Dental, Vision Plans)

  • Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Additional (Employee Paid) Life Insurance

  • HSA Medical Plan with Employer Match

  • Supplemental Insurance (Accident, Hospital & Critical Illness)

  • 401(k) Matching Plan

  • Participation in our Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP)

  • Paid Vacation

  • Employee Assistance Program

We want you to grow your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘Start Here. Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more 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 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, sexual identity, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.