Eastern Industrial Supplies, Inc.
  • 27-Jul-2018 to 25-Sep-2018 (EST)
  • Greenville, SC, USA
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Disability, Life, 401k + Employer Match, Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick Time and Eastern Cares Program

Summary:  Administers employee health, welfare and retirement plans company-wide and ensures effective utilization of plans and positive employee relations.  Assists with payroll process and performs accounting-related tasks.  Provides administrative support to human resources function as needed (e.g. correspondence generation, record keeping, file maintenance, HRIS entry). Ensures plans are administered in accordance with federal and state regulations and plan provisions are followed.  Performs other HR duties as assigned.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Included are the following. Other duties may be assigned.


Benefits Administration

  • Administers retirement, medical, dental, life insurance, disability, COBRA and continuation of coverage, health reimbursement, flexible spending, and supplemental insurance plans.
  • Evaluates and implements systems and processes to manage benefits efficiently.
  • Provides administrative assistance for requests for leaves of absence including workers' compensation, short and long-term disability, and Family Medical Leave.
  • Assists with the management of worker's compensation cases.
  • Provides support for Eastern Cares including but not limited to Wellness Works, educational reimbursement plan, scholarships, and other programs and initiatives.


Payroll Administration

  • Administers payroll on a timely and accurate basis including entry of associate information and pay data in computer system.
  • Monitors and maintains payroll related information including sick and vacation time.
  • Monitors payroll tax filing.


Other Key Outputs

  • Identifies systems and processes to automate HR transactions.
  • Coordinates new hire and termination activities and documentation.
  • Assists in organizational training and development efforts.
  • Provides administrative support for new hire orientation, onboarding, and off boarding.
  • Coordinates and documents substance abuse testing program.
  • Manages third-party administrator of Department of Transportation driver qualification files.
  • Prepares reports for governmental agencies including but not limited to Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and workers' compensation commissions.
  • Maintains human resource information system and compiles reports from the database as needed.
  • Ensures compliance with legal mandates.
  • Provides support for audits.
  • Enters accounts payable related to Human Resource expenditures.
  • Manages third-party administrator of employment verification and provides employment verification directly, as needed.
  • Updates staff and branch directories.
  • Recognizes associate life events including but not limited to ordering flowers for associates and preparing birthday and service anniversary lists.
  • Provides assistance with recruiting process, including but not limited to posting positions, pre-hire investigations, assessment administration, and offer letters. Helps coordinate the use of temporary associates.
  • Provides administrative assistance with the maintenance of Company policy and procedures.
  • Provides administrative assistance with organization review including performance reviews, development plans, objective setting and measurement, and succession planning.
  • Provides administrative assistance for reward and corrective action.
  • Reports for work on a regular and timely basis.


Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


Competency: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:


  • Interpersonal Skills Maintains confidentiality.
  • Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar.
  • Oral Communication - Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Participates in meetings.
  • Relational Skills Maintains sense of fairness with respect to associate and Company prerogatives.
  • Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.
  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions.
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time.
  • Judgment - Makes reasonable and timely decisions.
  • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Sets goals and objectives.
  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Quantity - Completes work in timely manner; Works quickly.
  • Flexibility/Adaptability - Adapts to changes in business needs and changes in the work environment.


Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience: Bachelors Degree or the equivalent years of experience plus 2 years of payroll experience preferred.



Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend complicated guidelines, correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to associates in all levels of the organization.



Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute paychecks, rate, ratio, and percentage.



Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving variables in non-standardized situations.



Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of payroll software, spreadsheet software, word processing software, and accounting software.



Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Certification of Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) preferred but not required.



Other Skills and Abilities: Evidence of the practice of a high level of confidentiality.



Other Qualifications: This Company reserves the right to modify, interpret, or apply this job description in any way the company desires. This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties, including essential duties, to be performed by the associate occupying this position. This job description is not an employment contract, implied or otherwise. The employment relationship remains "at-will". The aforementioned job requirements are subject to change to reasonably accommodate qualified disabled individuals.



Physical Demands:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.



Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.




Equal Opportunity Employer



Eastern Industrial Supplies, Inc.
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