City of Tacoma - Building Code Inspector Supervisor

Position Title: Building Code Inspector Supervisor

Company Name: City of Tacoma

Position Location: 747 Market Street, Tacoma, WA 98402 USA

Company Website: http://www.cityoftacoma.org

Position Description: Do you enjoy working with a team dedicated to ensuring safety in the development of buildings in the community? Are you the kind of person that other people describe as a team player, collaborative, professional, and a good mentor? Do you want a job that not only uses your technical expertise in building and construction codes, but requires you to use these skills to train or communicate this knowledge with both internal staff and the community? If so, the position of Building Code Inspection Supervisor with the City of Tacoma could be the job you have been hoping for. 

We are seeking experienced candidates with exceptional customer service and supervisory skills who have a proven success record inspecting and managing projects related to development, including: single family, multi-family, commercial buildings and other structures, to ensure compliance with Tacoma Municipal Code, State building code and other applicable codes and regulations. 

The candidate should also be able to train, assign and coordinate inspection work and provide direction to Building Inspectors and other assigned personnel. Other work may include investigating and resolving code compliance complaints related to buildings and structures; explaining and interpreting building code restrictions and requirements; examining pre-permit plans; assisting customers in the field with the use of the City's permit tracking system; documenting and adding field inspections, and preparing reports related to inspection activities.

Our Ideal Candidate is a person who:

  • Has an extensive knowledge in applicable codes and related permits and processes; current on new construction methods, materials and upcoming state building code changes. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to research and interpret building codes and provide instruction to inspectors. 
  • Outstanding customer service skill set including the ability to respond to others in ways that reduce potential conflict and maintain positive working relationships. 
  • Proven work experience in mentoring, developing, training, leading and supervising subordinate staff in an effective and collaborative manner that promotes teamwork and a positive work environment.

Position Requirements: Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

  • Position requires climbing and crawling. 
  • Work includes indoor and outdoor environment; subject to traveling from site to site and adverse weather conditions. 
  • Incumbents may be exposed to potentially hazardous material and heights and subject to moving around in and through construction sites at various stages of completion.


Qualifications:
An equivalent combination to:

  • graduation from high school or recognized construction trade apprenticeship program
  • and 
  • five years' journey-level experience in the construction trades
  • including
  • three years' experience as a Building Inspector.


LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
Valid Washington State driver's license and ICBO certified as a Building Inspector.

For full details and to apply, please visit www.governmentjobs.com/careers/tacoma. Questions regarding this job announcement, please contact Human Resources at (253)591-5400 by 5:00pm of the closing date of this job announcement.

Salary Range: $37.46 - $45.53 Hourly

Benefits: The City of Tacoma provides excellent medical, dental and vision plans for the whole family; paid holidays and paid leave; participation in the Tacoma Public Employees' Retirement System (alternate plan for Police/Fire); continuing education and advancement opportunities and a growing variety of City-sponsored health and wellness opportunities and incentives.

Medical Coverage: For eligible employees and their families, including domestic partners and dependent children age 26 or younger.

Dental Coverage: For eligible employees and their families, including domestic partners and dependent children age 26 or younger.

Vision Coverage: For eligible employees and their eligible dependents.

Paid Leave: City employees are entitled to received paid holidays, sick/vacation leave or personal time off (PTO), depending upon union affiliation and appointment type.

Insurance Plans: Employees are covered by a long-term disability plan. Short-term and expanded long-term disability insurance plans are also available to employees. The State Industrial Insurance Act also covers employees.

Deferred Compensation: Income can be set aside on a pretax basis and invested for supplementation of normal retirement income.

Retirement: All employees of the City, except members of the Police and Fire services, Tacoma Rail and certain project employees, are included in the Tacoma Employees' Retirement System. Information on the Tacoma Employees' Retirement System can be found at www.cityoftacoma.org or by calling (253) 502-8200.

Other Employment Information

Direct Deposit: Employees are paid on a bi-weekly schedule by direct deposit.

Salary Increases: Based on satisfactory job performance, the City provides for a regular progression of salary increases for most classifications according to the salary schedule.

Union Affiliation: Many job classifications are covered by union security provisions which require union membership, dues, or payment of equivalent service fees.

Note: The provisions of this job announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained herein may be modified and/or revoked without notice.

How to Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/tacoma/jobs/2052980/building-code-inspector-supervisor?&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Contact Name: Chantra Real

Contact Phone: (253) 591-5400

Additional Info: Job announcement closes 5/17/18 at 5:00 PM.

Porter W. Yett Company - Accounting Accountant

Position Title: Accounting Accountant

Company Name: Porter W. Yett Company

Position Location: Portland, OR, 5949 NE Cully Blv.d, Portland, OR 97218 United States

Company Website: http://www.porteryett.com

Position Description: Porter W Yett Company, Inc., an asphalt and road construction contractor located in Portland, OR, has an immediate opening for a full time Accounting Accountant. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • GENERAL LEDGER: responsible for maintenance, reconciliation and/or review of certain balance sheet accounts, such as Accounts Receivable, Fixed Assets, Depreciation, and W-I-P; journal entry preparation and posting; responsible for monthly and year-end closing procedures; responsible for installing software updates
  • FINANCIAL STATEMENTS: prepare monthly financial statements and supporting schedules; distribute to owner, division managers, CPA, and bankers
  • ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE: full knowledge of invoicing process; mail invoices to customers; payment posting for all divisions; reconcile to general ledger; reconcile payments to monthly bank statement; distribute reports to division managers and owner; process credit applications; customer statements; lien rights and releases
  • PAYROLL: review weekly construction timesheets for construction crews, verify jobs, phases, and wage rates
  • JOB COSTING AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT: setup jobs, phases, and wage rates; prepare W-I-P reports and schedules; reconcile to general ledger; distribute reports to management
  • FIXED ASSETS: setup new equipment in Viewpoint Equipment Management database; update Excel spreadsheet with additions and deletions; reconcile purchases and depreciation to general ledger accounts; submit reports to CPA
  • EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE: update revenue rates; setup new equipment cost codes; distribute equipment cost code list to divisions; prepare and post equipment usage weekly
  • EXCISE TAXES: prepare and submit monthly Excise Tax Report to State of Washington
  • YEAR-END: prepare schedules and support documentation for general ledger year-end close and for income tax return purposes


Porter W. Yett Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Requirements: 

4+ years of overall accounting experience, 4-year degree preferred, general ledger reconciliations, financial statement preparation. Experience with construction industry accounting software, i.e. Viewpoint, is preferred. Proficiency with Excel and Word. Ability to work within a team, meet deadlines and generate reports. Work independently and be a self-starter.

Salary Range: DOE

Benefits: 

  • Benefits include medical, dental, vision, vacation, paid holidays, 401(K) plan
  • Compensation: DOE
  • Full time salary position

How to Apply: Please respond with a cover letter, resume and salary requirements/history to wende@porteryett.com

Contact Name: Wende De La Zerda

Contact Phone: (503) 282-3251

Wedgewood - Construction Project Manager

Construction Project Manager - Portland

PORTLAND, OR

WEDGEWOOD MAIN – FLIP OPERATIONS

FULL TIME

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Wedgewood is a leading acquirer of distressed residential real estate, specializing in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes. Founded in 1985, we have since grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding our business footprint to also include non-performing notes, home warranty, lending, design, brokerage, property management, escrow, and more.

 

Are you looking for an important position in real estate investment and construction management?  Do you thrive in fast-paced environments? Do you possess the ability to take initiative and constantly think ahead? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

 

We began with a very small team more than three decades ago and since then have grown into a nationally recognized leader in the real estate investment industry. If you’re looking for a company that provides endless opportunities in multiple verticals with a limitless career path, you’ve found it. Wedgewood Incorporated is seeking an experienced Construction Project Manager to work with our passionate team. If working with a dynamic, thriving company with unlimited potential intrigues you, it’s time we talk. No other company has the experience and vision that Wedgewood has. If your time management skills complement your on-the-spot decision making prowess, this is your job.

What you'll do:

  • Drive-by properties to conduct inspections prior to acquisition
  • Determine rehab and design strategy; exhibit confidence and make decisions independently
  • Collect estimates, submit bids
  • Manage multiple single family renovation projects at any given time
  • Select and manage contractors, subcontractors, and vendors while consistently pursuing and cultivating additional relationships
  • Regularly drive inventory to conduct property checks and ensure projects remain on schedule
  • Communicate with other departments to ensure properties are moved through the pipeline quickly, correctly and efficiently

What you'll need:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required; Construction Management degree is a big plus
  • Experience with construction project management/single family home remodels required; 2-5 years of experience strongly preferred
  • Established relationships with local vendors/contractors and ability to cultivate new relationships
  • Intelligence, diligence, attention to detail, problem solving skills and a positive attitude
  • Aptitude with computers and mobile devices, i.e. iPads, etc.
  • Valid driver's license
  • Local candidates only

What's in it for you:

  • Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision.  We also have many additional perks:
  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
  • In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
  • Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.

 

Wedgewood occupies 50,000 square feet in a state of the art headquarters in Redondo Beach, California and was named Company of the Year by the city in 2015. We also have multiple locations around the country. Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

Walsh Construction Co. - Senior Estimator

Position Title: Senior Estimator

Company Name: Walsh Construction Co.

Position Location: 2905 SW 1st Avenue, Portland, OR 97201 United States

Company Website: http://www.walshconstruction.com

Position Description: As employees of WALSH Construction Co., we are builders. We are made up of a diverse group of individuals who are committed to building in the communities in which we live and work.

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Estimator who will bring a thorough working knowledge of wood frame and concrete multi-family and commercial construction as related to all disciplines and phases of construction. This individual will have 10 years of industry experience in various types and phases of new construction and rehabilitation, including concrete, masonry, steel, wood frame, MEP systems exterior and interior finishes.


You will be responsible for:

  • Performing quantity take-offs, pricing, scoping and bidding of construction projects.
  • Soliciting and developing relationships with subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Pricing subcontractor, supplier and self-performed scopes of work.
  • Assessing site exposures/construction risks to appropriately analyze, cost and reflect these in an estimate.
  • Assisting in material selection, bid strategy, and estimate presentation.
  • Identifying constructability issues through the estimating process.
  • Identifying value-engineering alternatives.
  • Leading the project team through the estimating process on select projects.
  • Executing accurate, detailed and complete conceptual, preliminary contract and final estimates.
  • Producing accurate estimates from conceptual and schematic drawings.
  • Producing detailed final contract estimates.
  • Reviewing estimates with project managers, superintendents and other estimators.
  • Tracking and documenting historical data for future use.

Position Requirements: You are qualified if:

  • You possess a four-year degree in building science, construction management or engineering, preferred; or equivalent experience.
  • You possess ten years of experience in the construction industry, with a minimum of five years field experience, preferred.
  • You are a self-motivated, self-starter, who demonstrates the ability to manage time effectively.
  • You are a life-long learner looking to grow your knowledge and skills.
  • You are able to work with Owners, Architects, Subcontractors, Suppliers, and WALSH Project Managers.
  • You are highly organized, efficient, detail oriented and accurate.
  • You possess strong leadership, communication and people skills.
  • You have strong computer skills in Excel, Project, Outlook, Word, Databases and estimating programs.
  • You are able to read and interpret drawings.
  • You possess the ability to communicate technical information in writing.
  • You are capable of synthesizing cost data from a wide range of sources into a conceptual estimate.
  • You possess the ability to anticipate and account for potential quality, safety, productivity and schedule implications in the production of the estimate.



Walsh Construction Co. values our diverse communities and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. WALSH recruits, hires, trains, compensates and promotes without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identification, age, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veterans' status, mental or physical disability, genetic information or any other legally protected status unrelated to a particular job's requirements or an individual's performance and qualifications.

Salary Range: DOE

Benefits: Walsh Construction Co. offers a very rich benefits package where employees have choices in their health and well being, In addition to medical, dental, and vision - WALSH offers reimbursement for gym memberships, a generous PTO policy, a strong bonus program, 401K and Roth IRA, an Employee Assistance Program and more.

How to Apply: https://walshconstructionco.applicantpro.com/jobs/759832.html

Contact Name: Sarah Eubanks

Contact Phone: (503) 219-2923

Porter W. Yett Company - Scale House Operator / Office Personnel

Position Title: Scale House Operator / Office Personnel

Company Name: Porter W. Yett Company

Position Location: Portland, OR, 5949 NE Cully Blvd., Porland, OR 97218 United States

Company Website: http://www.porteryett.com

Position Description: Full Time.

The scale house operator is responsible for operating the weigh scales, scale computer and software programs, data entry, cashier duties, and record keeping. Position is also required to screen and record incoming loads at the scale house and to direct vehicles entering and leaving the grounds.

  • Prompt and courteous customer service to truck drivers and salesman.
  • Learn scaled software computer program to create scale transaction tickets.
  • Answer multi-line phone and use of office equipment.
  • Perform routine data entry using Excel & Word programs.
  • File, sort and process weight tickets to complete reports & maintain records.

Position Requirements: Must be 18. and speak fluent English. 
Must be able to work Monday through Friday 7AM to 4PM.
Overtime work is required weekly and may increase during peak construction hours.

Salary Range: $15.00/hour

Benefits: After probationary period, company offers PTO/Health Insurance/401k

How to Apply: Drop off application at office. Email to lhoefer@porteryett.com or fax to 503.595.6259.

Contact Name: Lori Hoefer

Contact Phone: (503) 282-3251

Additional Info: Employment applications available at www.porteryett.com

Walsh Construction Co. - Construction Superintendent

Position Title: Construction Superintendent

Company Name: Walsh Construction Co.

Position Location: 2905 SW 1st Avenue, Portland, OR 97201 United States

Company Website: http://walshconstruction.com

Position Description: As employees of WALSH Construction Co., we are builders. We are made up of a diverse group of individuals who are committed to building in the communities in which we live and work. 

We are searching for our next experienced Construction Superintendent with a demonstrated ability in all phases of project supervision and leadership. The ideal candidate has a minimum of 8 years' experience in multi-family residential and/or commercial building, and possesses extensive knowledge of structural concrete, steel, and/or wood frame construction.

You will be responsible for:

  • Managing the overall safety of the job site and all surrounding areas, as you work to achieve positive safety results. This is our highest priority.
  • Ensuring that each project is delivered to the client with the highest level of quality.
  • Developing the project schedule and effectively managing all schedule dates to meet milestones and completion date.
  • Effectively managing the cost of work to ensure that costs do not exceed budget.
  • Facilitating communication and management of the job site; ensuring that all parties are aware of their responsibilities and are informed of project status and expectations.
  • Ensuring project records are processed and maintained as required, and that the project logistics support the schedule.

Position Requirements: 
You are qualified if:

  • You hold a high school diploma (or equivalent); a four-year degree in building science, construction management or engineering preferred. A relevant combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • You have a minimum of eight (8) years' experience in construction and supervision experience.
  • You can demonstrate experience in multi-family residential, commercial, healthcare, tenant improvement, and/or rehab construction. 
  • You are knowledgeable in computer programs including Excel, Word, Outlook, MS Project, and project management systems such as Bluebeam and Viewpoint.
  • You are a positive team player who is skilled in efficiency, organization, and multi-tasking.


Walsh Construction Co. values our diverse communities and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. WALSH recruits, hires, trains, compensates and promotes without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identification, age, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veterans' status, mental or physical disability, genetic information or any other legally protected status unrelated to a particular job's requirements or an individual's performance and qualifications.

Salary Range: DOE

Benefits: Walsh Construction Co. offers a very rich benefits package where employees have choices in their health and well being, In addition to medical, dental, and vision - WALSH offers reimbursement for gym memberships, a generous PTO policy, a strong bonus program, 401K and Roth IRA, an Employee Assistance Program and more.

How to Apply: Online via https://walshconstructionco.applicantpro.com/jobs/649199.html

Contact Name: Sarah Eubanks

Contact Phone: (503) 219-2923

Walsh Construction Co. - Project Manager

Position Title: Project Manager

Company Name: Walsh Construction Co.

Position Location: 2905 SW 1st Avenue, Portland, OR 97201 United States

Company Website: http://walshconstruction.com

Position Description: As employees of WALSH Construction Co., we are builders. We are made up of a diverse group of individuals who are committed to building in the communities in which we live and work. 

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Project Manager for our Portland, Oregon office. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Client & Architect Management - Managing client and architect relations.
  • Project Preconstruction - Leading preconstruction services ensuring accurate project estimates and bids are provided.
  • Contract Management & Administration, Risk Administration - Managing the risk of each project by ensuring compliance with the prime contract, subcontracts and supply agreements. Verifying owner's ability to pay and monitors subcontractors' financial capacity.
  • Financial Management - Managing all financial aspects of the project including establishing and monitoring the budget and ensuring positive cash flow on the project.
  • Project Performance - Overall project performance including: budget, quality, schedule, safety, team management, closeout & warranty.
  • People Development/Team Relations - Serving as the team leader for projects, effectively utilizing various skills sets and providing coaching and feedback to team members.

Position Requirements:
You are qualified if:

  • You have a four-year degree in construction management, engineering, building sciences or equivalent experience.
  • You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the construction industry (required) and previous experience as a superintendent (preferred).
  • You have 5+ years of project management experience on multi-family housing and commercial construction projects, a background in the construction trades, and a solid technical knowledge of wood frame and concrete structures. 
  • You possess a thorough working knowledge of wood frame and commercial construction as related to all disciplines and phases of construction. 
  • You have the ability to manage a wide range of small and large construction projects.
  • You have a proven record of accomplishment in all phases of construction project management, including estimating, documentation, owner/architect relations, cost monitoring, problem solving and project wrap-up.
  • You are efficient, organized, capable of effective multi-tasking and a positive-minded team player. 
  • You possess business management acumen and strong leadership, organizational and time management skills, as well as strong communication and client service skills.
  • Working knowledge of computer programs including: Excel, Word, Outlook, MS Project, & project management systems such as ViewPoint.



Walsh Construction Co. values our diverse communities and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. WALSH recruits, hires, trains, compensates and promotes without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identification, age, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veterans' status, mental or physical disability, genetic information or any other legally protected status unrelated to a particular job's requirements or an individual's performance and qualifications.

Salary Range: DOE

Benefits: Walsh Construction Co. offers a very rich benefits package where employees have choices in their health and well being, In addition to medical, dental, and vision - WALSH offers reimbursement for gym memberships, a generous PTO policy, a strong bonus program, 401K and Roth IRA, an Employee Assistance Program and more.

How to Apply: Online via https://walshconstructionco.applicantpro.com/jobs/698095.html

Contact Name: Sarah Eubanks

Contact Phone: (503) 724-7675

ATG - Advanced Technology Group - Sr. Project Engineer

Position Title: Sr. Project Engineer

Company Name: ATG - Advanced Technology Group

Position Location: 455 SE 2nd Avenue, Hillsboro, OR 97123 USA

Company Website: http://www.atgweb.com

Position Description: Job Summary

Advanced Technology Group, Inc. (ATG) is hiring a Senior Project Engineer with commercial construction experience to join our team in the Portland-Metro area.

At ATG, we strive to provide the most innovative service to our customers before they ask for it. The quality and integrity of the work performed by ATG is embodied by our entire staff, from the executive team through our field personnel. Our team is committed to a culture of responsiveness and ownership which shapes the way we do business – from cost savings, quality improvements, safe environments, and superior performance – we are proud to be ATG. 


Responsibilities and Duties

As a Senior Project Engineer with ATG, you will assist and support the lead Project Manager and Superintendent for all phases of the assigned construction project(s) in accordance with the contract requirements and specifications. You will possess working knowledge of all project plans, specs, subcontracts, purchase orders, daily correspondence, drawings, submittals, and all other project related documents. We’re looking for a proactive candidate with strong leadership skills and the ability to prioritize work and meet project deadlines.

Position Requirements: 

  • 3+ years construction experience
  • Construction Management, Engineering, or Architectural degree or certificate (preferred) – or equivalent construction-related work experience may be substituted
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Windows OS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English fluency required) 
  • Flexible and adaptable team-player

Salary Range: $70,000 - $75,000

Benefits: We offer a comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plan • Holiday, Vacation & Sick pay • 401k • ESOP & more!

From our competitive benefits program to our fun and friendly environment – we believe you’ll find a dynamic construction career with us.

How to Apply: Email resume/cover letter to carens@atgweb.com

Contact Name: Caren Seal

Contact Phone: (503) 693-9209

Farwest Steel - Project Coordinator

Location: Vancouver, WA

Day Shift, Typically Monday-Friday 8 AM - 5 PM, overtime, and weekends as needed

Purpose of the Position: The Project Coordinator leads and maintains the responsibilities of managing projects costs, schedules, contract modifications, submittals, subcontracts, and coordination.

Major Duties:

  • Manage the flow of information and provide change management on multiple large projects:
    • After project award, set up an established change management system.
    • Provide quantity surveys and costing for changes to the scope of work.
    • Review the status of the production reporting system and coordinate evaluations for changes in production activities.
    • Log submittals to and from FSR, and the client.
    • Facilitate review of submittals.
    • Review incoming sources of change such as RFI's, ASI's, COR's, and addendums status impact to FSC providing the scope of work.
    • May include schedule preparation and review.
    • Primary technical point of contact for clients.
    • Preparation of a schedule of values and project billings to clients.
  • Assigns responsibility for, and the tracking of the quality control review of submittals.
  • Review status of project safety requirements, such as inspection of equipment, documentation of certifications, accident reporting, and assist in implementing and tracking data on compliance.
  • Review and track FSC project deliverables such as daily reports, time cards, and quantity reporting.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • A college degree or advanced courses in construction engineering or construction management preferred.
  • Computer skills and ability to learn software programs related to construction management.
  • Accounting basics and principles are required.
  • Must be organized and attentive to goals and deadlines.
  • Ability to work successfully in high-pressure situations.
  • Valid driver’s license required.

Interested candidates should submit resume and completed Internal Interest Form to Juniper Thompson in the Eugene Corporate office or email to juniper.thompson@farweststeel.com.


Farwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer & Drug Free Workplace.

Howard S Wright - Project Manager

Howard S. Wright, a Balfour Beatty Company, is seeking a Project Manager to join our Major Projects team in Portland, Oregon. This position will work on large new or existing ground-up projects at $30 million to $400 million in the local Portland area. See link below for more information.

https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/job/296736?source=BalfourBeattyCareers&jobFeedCode=BalfourBeattyCareers&returnURL=https://www.balfourbeattyus.com/ 

 

Farwest Steel - Human Resource Representative

Location: Vancouver, Washington

 Position Purpose:  To provide Human Resources services and support to Farwest management and employees.

 Major Duties:

  • Provide support to local management/supervisory group on all aspects of human capital issues – business strategy, manpower planning, performance management, organization design, etc.
  • Serve as employee advocate and coach by being accessible to employees and by maintaining relationships with employees. 
  • Supports Departments in staffing process for external and internal placements and promotions.  Post job openings, update job descriptions, screen applicants, interview, check qualifications and references, implement Fit for Work procedures, on-boarding programs and training. 
  • Participate in various HR Projects such as compensation, training, employee development, benefit planning/rollout, etc.
  • Monitor changes in HR laws, regulations and procedures and coordinate with rest of HR team to ensure that policies, procedures and processes are in legal compliance. Train supervisory staff as appropriate.  Stay current with best HR practices.
  • Benefits administration and protected leave (FMLA, ADA, OFLA, USSERA, etc.) correspondences and tracking.
  • Under direction of HR Director, conduct investigations (formal and informal) of employee complaints, sexual harassment claims, discrimination, etc. 

 

Minimum Qualifications/Experience:

  • Minimum of three to five years in the Human Resource field in a generalist role
  • Experience in staffing - recruiting, interviewing and hiring
  • Ability to make recommendations to effectively resolve problems or issues by using judgment that is in compliance with standards, practices, policies, procedures, regulations or government law
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and documentation
  • Attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines
  • Excellent writing abilities
  • Self-starter and ability to work independently in plant environment

 

Interested candidates should fill out an internal job interest form and give to Juniper Thompson in the Eugene office, or email juniper.thompson@farweststeel.com.

 

Farwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer & Drug Free Workplace.