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The Honey Baked Ham Company, LLC Human Resources Manager in Holland, Ohio

At HoneyBaked, our commitment to our people, our product and our brand shows - and we also make it a priority to give back to the communities where we live and work. "Serve Others" and "Do the Right Thing" are core values for us - we believe in being authentic in everything we do and in living our Values in full view of the communities we serve. We have an entrepreneurial spirit that's brought us a lot of success and we're looking for an HR Manager to join the team in our Holland, Ohio facility. Our perfect candidate will thrive in a fun and casual environment, pay it forward daily, and add value to the company by driving employment related strategies for seasonal and year-round recruiting, onboarding, safety, and associate relations at our Plant facility and ensures all HoneyBaked employment policies and procedures are executed fairly and consistently.


  • Design and implement recruiting strategies to enable seasonal and year-round recruiting for Plant positions. Drive the adherence to recruiting process, employment laws and regulations.

  • Manage the interview and selection process for Plant positions including seasonal hiring events.

  • Partner with the corporate HR team on salary new hire and onboarding processes; ensure employment branding is consistent with the broader HBH organization.

  • Build and maintain relationships with the area organizations, community groups and universities to build a diverse pool of applicants.

  • Manage companywide safety programs and initiatives. Create and modify existing policies to ensure the safety of both internal and external associates.

  • Partner with Benefits Manager regarding Workers' Comp related situations to minimize costs and provides solutions to business leaders on how to effectively manage on-site workers' comp claims.

  • Manage new hire processes for hourly associates at the Holland plant, including new hire paperwork, entry of new hires into payroll system and onboarding.

  • Ensure Plant Managers approve hourly time punches by the established deadline.

  • Ensure HoneyBaked's performance management policies and procedures are consistently executed including Performance Improvement Plans and Progressive Discipline documentation.

  • Manage, conduct and direct all employment investigations to ensure HBH policies and procedures are applied fairly, consistently and within legal guidelines.

  • Manage employment termination processes at the Holland plant with adherence to HoneyBaked policies and employment laws.

  • Partner with Sr. Director of HR on all year-round employment terminations by submitting a Termination Request for review/approval prior to proceeding with employment action.

  • Act as the HoneyBaked culture champion to ensure our Respectful Workplace policies, Core Values and Leadership Competencies are communicated, encouraged, developed and enforced.

  • Lead all employee engagement activities at the Holland Plant.

  • Conduct exit interviews on terminating associates and provides recap reporting.


Bachelor's in Business, Human Resources Management or related field, along with 7+ years of HR experience with emphasis on recruiting, talent selection, employee relations, safety and compliance. In addition, this role will need 2+ years HR leadership experience in a manufacturing plant environment. PHR or SPHR certification preferred.

Success in this role will require:

  • Solid HR generalist knowledge of practices and regulations.

  • Good planning and organizational skills.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of organizational issues and how to address them.

  • Show a record of high initiative and creativity in identifying and solving HR-related problems

  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and consultative/advisory skills along with a strong work ethic, initiative and drive for results.

  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with others in a cross-functional environment while building relationships with and influencing associates at various levels.

  • Good judgment, solid problem solving and strong analytical skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Intermediate skill on Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word and Excel.

  • Thorough knowledge of Federal and state employment laws and regulations.


Competitive salary and benefits plan, including a matched 401(k) and a culture where doing the right thing is the only thing to do...and where you can have fun (Really. It's in our Values. #notstuffy) We're proud of our company and to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, sex, color, citizenship, national origin, religion, age, marital status, disability, military/uniformed service, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other protected class under applicable federal, state or local law.

The Honey Baked Ham Company LLC is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, military status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.