Human Resources Specialist- Pasco, WA

Employer: Lamb Weston

Job Description:
About Lamb Weston
Lamb Weston is a leading supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. For more than 60 years, we’ve produced innovative, inventive products that make life better for our customers and their customers.

Job Description Summary
Under the supervision and direction of the Human Resource Manager this position is responsible for performing professional level duties as a human resource specialist in a variety of functional areas; such as classification, recruitment and selection, compensation, benefits, disability accommodation, employee relations, training, and labor relations in support of the Lamb Weston Human Resource operations. This is a key position within the HR Office and must be customer service oriented. The successful candidate will ensure consistency and accuracy, and represent the HR department as a professional and courteous business partner.

Job Description
- Creates and maintain employee schedules across the plant campus.
- Schedules or find coverage for open positions, including vacations, leaves of absence, or other vacancies.
- Time and attendance tracking for all hourly employees across the plant campus.
- Assist in filing as needed.
- Back up for Payroll processing.
- Works with the Operations group to schedule, call off or compile volunteer overtime list.
- Coordinates short term disability/FMLA processing with Sedgwick and through our HRIS Workday system including return to work activities
- Assists with recruitment and onboarding activities (interviews, orientation, etc.)
- Assist in communicating and encouraging wellness program and activities
- Serves as HR representative on assigned committees, projects and community involvement activities
- Perform other duties as assigned.

Basic & Preferred Qualifications
- High School diploma or equivalent. Associates degree or greater preferred.
- 3 years of scheduling experience, or other related HR experience.
- Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
- Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Publisher) products.
- Maintain confidential information.
- Ability to multi-task.
- Previous experience in a customer service environment preferred.

Industry-Competitive Benefits
Coupled with our compensation and bonus incentive programs, our benefits deliver rewards that are market competitive. Some of the most attractive elements of our benefit programs include:
- Health Insurance Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision
- Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care, and Health Reimbursement Accounts
- Well-being programs including companywide events and a wellness incentive program
- Paid Time Off
- Financial Wellness – Industry leading 401(k) plan with generous company contributions, Financial Planning Services, Employee Stock purchase program, and Health Savings Accounts, Life and Accident insurance
- Family-Friendly Employee events
- Employee Assistance Program services – mental health and other concierge type services
- Benefits may vary based on location, job role/level, job status, and/or the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Job Requisition ID: Req-230065
Time Type: Full time

Lamb Weston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law

Contact Person:
Location: Pasco, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on June 21, 2022

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