Human Resources Manager
in Saint John, NB

Saint John, NB
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
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Competition Number: 22003472

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER
The Opportunity:
We are looking for a Human Resources Manager to join our Irving Forest Services team, based in Saint John, New Brunswick.
As the Human Resources Manager, you will be responsible for the implementation of human resources projects and initiatives to ensure alignment throughout the businesses. This role will work closely with our sites by assisting in delivering and executing programs and policies for a number of functional areas in Human Resources at the highest quality standards. TheHuman Resources Manager will proactively cultivate and promote best practice human resources management while providing day to day operational advice, consultation and support in the areas of recruitment, performance management, coaching and employee engagement. This role reports to the Director of Human Resources.
Who We Are:
Our team operates within highly technical, fast paced, competitive businesses and is part of an integrated forest products value chain under J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI). Our goal is to play an integrated role in sustainably transforming our renewable forest resources into value-added products for today's consumer markets.
We are not just invested in forest products; we are invested in people. We know that our overall success is a combined effort, and we therefore strive to provide opportunities for our employees to learn, grow, and thrive. Being curious and focused on innovation is key to leading a successful team. True leaders never stop learning and are never satisfied with the status quo.
We operate four Pulp and Paper Mills out of Saint John and St. George New Brunswick that produce 1 Million Tonnes of Product and employ over 1000 employees.
You Have:
  • Education Required: Bachelor's Degree with a focus on Human Resources preferred
  • 5 Years' of demonstrated experience in a Human Resources Role
  • A CPHR designation considered an asset
  • Curious, strategic mindset with the ability to organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects
  • Self-starter with a sense of urgency, detail-oriented and good analytical skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, verbal and written

We Have:
  • More than $400Million invested into improving and growing the future of the Pulp & Paper Division.
  • Significant Capital Investment at all four of our Pulp and Paper Mills
  • Career Growth in Engineering, Maintenance, Operations, Leadership, Finance and many other disciplines
  • Significant investment in training with partnerships with some of the best Educational Institutions in the country

The Company:
Founded in 1882, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has operations in Eastern Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador), and the United States. We are a team of 18,000 dedicated employees.
To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online.
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Irving Forest Services Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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