• Direct Hire
  • Stafford, VA
  • TBD USD / Year
  • Salary: $TBD

food production manufacturing

Matern Staffing is hiring an HR Generalist for a food manufacturing plant in Stafford, VA. The HR Generalist will be responsible for supporting the areas of talent acquisition, benefits administration, company culture, and operations. 

As an HR Generalist, you’ll combine your excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to lead, organize, and manage sensitive information. You’ll be someone the applicants, employees, and management teams trust to support their growth while supporting organizational success. 

Salary: TBD 


  • 8:30am-5pm (Monday thru Friday)


  • Medical/Dental/Vision after 30 days of service 
  • After 12 months of service, 10% company match 401K, vested right away 

What You’ll Do: 

  • Serves as a trusted advisor to employees and managers on HR-related matters, including performance management, conflict resolution, and disciplinary actions 
  • Prepares, coordinates, and processes employee changes and HR-related documents such as offer letters, contracts, and policies 
  • Identifies and coordinates trainings and activities to enhance employee skills, knowledge and growth 
  • Maintains accurate hiring, incentive, professional development, education, and leave records for all employees 
  • Participates in the development and execution the performance appraisal process by providing guidance to managers and employees, setting performance goals, and facilitating performance reviews and plans 
  • Proactively maintains compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations 

What You’ll Need:  

  • At least 5 years’ experience in HR and a bachelor’s degree in human resources management, business administration or a related field
  • SHRM certification preferred
  • Positive self-starter with a proactive approach, excellent time management, and prioritization skills 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations with tact, professionalism, and diplomacy 
  • Active listener who collaborates effectively with teammates, always ready to step in to help 
  • Strong computer skills, including HRIS and MS Excel, for creating and analyzing reports and documents 
  • Experience in food manufacturing preferred 

About our Client: 

For over 55 years, our client has been devoted to bringing happiness to the table by providing safe, comforting gourmet dishes. Through product development, production innovation, logistics perfection, high safety and quality standards, and customer satisfaction they produce ready-to-eat meals for convenience stores, including bento meal boxes, onigiri rice balls, and side dishes. 

About Matern Staffing:

For over 55 years Matern Staffing has built relationships with businesses and job seekers to provide staffing solutions and job opportunities to the areas of Virginia, Maryland, and beyond. We believe that when employees and business partners succeed, families and communities thrive. 

Matern Staffing is a V3 (Virginia Values Veterans) Certified Organization. 

Matern Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

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