Human Resources Manager

Position Type: Management Team
Apply By: March 14, 2021
Posted: February 23, 2021 - 6:33 pm EST
Organization Type: Co-op Retail
Organization: The Food Co-op
Organization Location: Port Townsend, Washingotn
Contact Name: Kenna Eaton
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 360-385-2883 ext 303


JOB TITLE/DEPT:     HR Manager/Leadership Team

DATE POSTED:        2/19/2021

DATE CLOSES:         3/14/2021

HOURS:                     40 hours per week; Full availability required

STATUS/WAGE:      Full-time; Exempt; Level 8; $51,801 - $77,701 annual salary  

The Food Co-op is seeking a professional Human Resources Manager to join our team!  We encourage you to apply!

HR Manager - As a member of The Food Co-op’s Leadership Team the Human Resources Manager supports our mission by implementing and overseeing a wide range of human resources programs, functions, and initiatives including: Strategic planning, policy development, employment law interpretation, compliance monitoring, supervisory and employee coaching, recruitment/selection, benefit programs, performance management, classification/compensation, employee relations, training and development, workers compensation, health and safety, records management. The position supervises a Human Resources Generalist and the Human Resources Admin Assistant positions.

Minimum Requirements for this position: Education:  Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent direct experience in Human Resource.   Requires intermediate or advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint & Excel. Experience: Demonstrated understanding and experience in administration of employment law, human resources processes and practices in a rapidly changing environment required. Human Resources experience required with 5 years of supervisory/management experience strongly preferred. Human Resources certification, preferred.  Retail operations experience, preferred.  Retail grocery and/or Co-operative business model experience helpful. Abilities:  Excellent customer service skills including the ability to communicate effectively and interact with job applicants, staff, and business partners in a positive manner in person and over the phone.  Excellent judgement and decision-making capabilities.  Ability to maintain confidentiality with personnel, proprietary, financial, and other sensitive information.  Full Job description available upon request

BENEFITS OF A SALARIED POSITION WITH THE FOOD CO-OP INCLUDE: Great pay & performance-based increases; Medical, Dental and Vision insurance; Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs); Life insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance & Long-Term Disability Insurance; 401k retirement savings plan.  Paid time off; Paid holidays; Employee Assistance Program; 15% Staff discount on most goods in the store; The Food Co-op has an active Gainshare bonus program for employees- similar to a profit-sharing program.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Return a completed Food Co-op application (available online (, a cover letter addressing your minimum qualifications and resume to [email protected], OR mail application to: ATTN: General Manager, The Food Co-op, 414 Kearney Street, Port Townsend, WA. 98368 Questions? Contact Kenna Eaton, GM at 360-385-2831, ext. 303

The Food Co-op is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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