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Human Resources Generalist

Irving Tissue
Fort Edward, New York
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time



At Irving Tissue, we recognize that the key to our success is our people. We are a family-owned and operated company that has grown to become one of North America's leading manufacturers of household paper products.  Irving Tissue produces both branded and private label bathroom tissue, facial tissue, paper towels, and napkins.  Consumers know us by our Scotties facial brand.  Our manufacturing facilities are located in Fort Edward, NY, Toronto, Ontario, and Dieppe, New Brunswick.

Wish you had a job where you could really make a difference…making it a great place to work  by helping people grow & develop, solving problems that make or break someone’s day, rewarding employees because we’re on a winning team, sponsoring wellness initiatives, and leading community philanthropy?



  • Education Required: Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on HR preferred, or equivalent HR experience
  • Years of Experience Required: 2-5 years; less experience considered with Master's degree in related field
  • Ability to build a strong rapport with coworkers at every level of our dynamic, engagement-focused organization
  • Ability to track, prioritize, coordinate, perform, and manage multiple activities to deliver services to both employees and the business
  • Ability to evaluate and analyze workflows in an effort to streamline activities while contributing to work that is value added to both employees and the business
  • Demonstrated professional maturity and ability to protect confidential information
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment, ensuring communication to all stakeholders
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on delivering high quality work and follow through on commitments
  • Customer service focused with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, (written, verbal, and listening)
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, and HRIS systems
  • Demonstrated problem solver with a can-do attitude
  • PHR, SPHR, or SHRM-CP preferred

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Human Resources Manager, this position will lead the delivery & execution of programs and policies for a number of functional areas in Human Resources at the highest quality standards to support our vision to build, align, and engage the workforce. 

  • Deliver and implement HR programs and policies at our world class facility with an eye on continuous improvement, to include managing the employee lifecycle, seniority lists, disability/FMLA/PFL, orientation & training, wellness initiatives, positive employee relations and investigations, rewards programs and event planning, community giving, internal promotion & selection, legal compliance, engagement initiatives, and more!
  • Provide guidance and support to employees regarding HR policies, procedures, and processes
  • Act as site liaison for payroll and benefit information for site employees and HR Shared Services, and act as approver and back up for time and attendance
  • Obtain, track, and complete HR reports along with maintaining our HRIS system
  • Communicate proactively with all stakeholders, as well as prepare and deliver strategic communications, presentations, & correspondence
  • Other HR activities as required

What We Offer:

  • Excellent Benefits
    • Including health, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401k match, vacation, 100% tuition reimbursement & wellness reimbursement, and more.
  • Advancement Opportunities
    • There are plentiful opportunities to promote to higher level positions in our organization.  If you are someone who believes you can achieve great things for yourself and our Company, then you are the person we want on our team!

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Please apply online by June 4, 2018


We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


To learn more about our products and services, click here.




Irving Tissue, a division of Irving Consumer Products, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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