Human Resources Manager

  • Full Time
  • Canada

Pender & Howe Executive Search

COMPANY: Uline POSITION: Human Resources Manager STATUS: Full-time; Permanent (On-Site) LOCATION: Edmonton Branch – 25 Richardson Drive, St. Albert, AB T8N 7W4 ABOUT ULINE Uline, a prominent North American distributor of shipping, packaging, and industrial supplies, was founded in 1980 by Liz and Dick Uihlein. Starting from their basement, the Uihleins recognized a local need for a shipping supply distributor, beginning with their first product, the H-101 carton sizer, which remains available today.

Over the decades, the company has grown significantly in scope and geography. Uline is headquartered in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, and operates multiple distribution centers across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. With over 9,000 employees, Uline is known for its extensive catalogue, which features over 42,000 products and is a key tool in its marketing strategy, along with its significant online presence.

POSITION DESCRIPTION As the HR Manager of Uline’s Edmonton branch, you will lead the effort to match quality candidates with roles they will enjoy and support employees throughout their Uline career. This position is ideal for someone who is very process-driven and thrives in a dynamic environment. Uline is committed to promoting professional and personal development, maintaining a work-life balance, and fostering a hard-working team determined to exceed KPIs and drive success.

Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates. Uline is proud to operate as a drug-free workplace. Uline is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Lead HR programs, services, and strategies for 150 employees. Motivate, lead, and develop a team of HR professionals to exceed hiring goals. Collaborate with the branch manager, hiring managers, and HR team members on high-growth recruitment strategies, organizational structure, and staffing levels.

Provide guidance on employee relations and engagement strategies. Communicate and administer company benefits and compensation plans. Partner with leadership to influence employees toward the achievement of company goals.

QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in human resources, business, or related field. CPHR certification preferred. 7 years of HR/recruitment manager experience, including at least 3 years of supervisory experience. Familiar with using an applicant tracking system (ATS).

Workday is a plus. Experience managing for a warehouse/distribution and shift environment. TO APPLY Uline Canada Corporation has retained Pender & Howe Executive Search to lead the recruitment initiative for their Human Resources Manager position.

Pender & Howe Executive Search is a boutique firm specializing in executive and board searches, along with strategic advisory services. The firm’s distinct approach is characterized by its collaborative partnerships with human capital leaders, governing boards, and executives, enabling it to discover exceptional talent. The team at Pender & Howe, comprised of accomplished consultants with extensive global experience, delivers a bespoke retained service that strengthens executive leadership teams, setting the firm apart in the competitive landscape.

Pender & Howe has a strategic presence in key North American cities such as Montreal, Toronto, Boston, New York, Edmonton, and Vancouver. This is strengthened by an expansive global reach across 40 countries and 90 cities, facilitated by its alliance with Kestria, ensuring effective representation in local markets for international organizations. Serving a diverse array of clients, from venture capital-backed innovators to global public entities, the firm’s portfolio showcases its adaptability to various organizational needs and stages of development.

Pender & Howe is driven by the belief in the transformative power of diversity to foster creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking. This principle is not only crucial to innovation but also reflects the multifaceted nature of global markets. For more information, visit penderhowe.com For consideration, please apply via the “apply now” button on LinkedIn.