Sep 17, 2021

Human Resource Generalist-Recruiter Focused - Frankfort, NY

  • Northern Safety & Industrial
  • Frankfort, NY
Full-Time Administration Defense Government Human Resources Other

Job Description


Human Resource Generalist-Recruiter Focused - Frankfort, NY

Are you a Human Resources professional looking for an opportunity to grow within the HR profession?

We have an opportunity for someone with a recruitment background, who also wants to learn and support other areas of Human Resources.

Human Resources Generalist

Northern Safety & Industrial (NSI) has been keeping workers safe and productive for over 30 years.  Our core values reflect the importance of people in our organization, this is where you come in…..We are looking for an Human Resources Generalist to handle recruitment at our Corporate Headquarters and support other entities of Human Resources.     


The HR Generalist will primarily lead, develop and drive the implementation of the strategic talent management objectives to attract, select, onboard and retain engaged Associates for NSI. 

Our ideal Human Resources Generalist will have a passion and the knowledge for many entities within an HR Department to include talent sourcing, benefits, associate relations and some payroll functions.

If you are looking to work in a professional setting with a team of Human Resources Professionals and have a passion to contribute as a recruiter, but have overall knowledge of all other areas of Human Resources, then bring your talent to our organization and apply today- your search is over! 

   Expectations of the Role:


  • Administers human resource policies and procedures for Recruiting and HR Administration.
  • Composes ads, conducts interviews, administers pre-screening assessments, runs backgrounds and reference checks, prepares candidates’ portfolios for final interviews and handles all aspects of job offers. 
  • Processes paperwork for new hires and maintains other Human Resource programs such as the Applicant Tracking program, Affirmative Action and I9 everification.
  • Prepares and conducts Onboarding and ensures associates are acclimated to NSI policies and culture.
  • Assists in the annual AA reporting by collecting data, filing reports and addressing any goals. 
  • Builds all new hires/rehires in payroll and helps to maintain any changes and updates to the payroll codes. 
  • Stays abreast of any employment law changes at the federal and state levels.  Continuously researches HR policies, procedures, and alternative options to each of the HR processes.
  • Provides additional coverage to each area of HR by learning and being capable to cover and back up payroll, benefits, and any associate relation issues.
  • Calculates pay changes and is involved in the performance evaluation program administration. 
  • Assists with benefit invoice reconciliation or month end reports, aids with FMLA and Worker’s Compensation tracking and administration and helps with benefit enrollments. 
  • Works closely with the HR Director to assist with any HR initiatives and associate relation issues. 
  • Collaborates side by side with the HR team to accomplish the completion of any project work and overall HR goals.



Skills and Experience we like to see:

  • Associate’s Degree or higher in Human Resources is required.   PHR certification is a plus.
  • 1-3 years of Corporate Talent Acquisition/ Recruitment experience.
  • Strong knowledge in the interviewing and selection process with general overall HR knowledge and experience in several of the HR entities (benefits, payroll, associate relations) being a plus.     
  •  Strong computer skills in MS office and Applicant Tracking Programs is required.
  • The ability to uphold confidentiality and present oneself in a professional manner.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi task and prioritize.
  • Prior knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the Human Resource field. 


   Occasional Travel is required for this position!


Apply today!  Interested candidates may submit a resume via email or fax to (315) 793-4960.


Founded in 1983, and headquartered in Utica, NY, Northern Safety & Industrial, a member of the Würth Group, is a rapidly growing national distributor of top quality safety products, solutions and industrial supplies.  Northern Safety & Industrial (NSI) offers a unique culture to over 700 associates with a strong emphasis on teamwork, personal and professional development, and continuing education and training in a nurturing environment. Because of this unique culture, NSI associates are provided the opportunity to move up in the ranks by proving themselves through individual performance. Overall, NSI and its affiliates are doing big things in the safety & MRO distribution marketplace and now is a great time to think about building your career with us.


Don’t miss this career opportunity!!

Great Compensation Package!

Ability to work in a professional and friendly work environment!

Work for an industry leader!

Excellent potential for career growth!

Comprehensive Benefits to include Medical/Dental/Vision insurances, 401K, Company paid life insurance and long term disability, voluntary programs and much more!


Be a part of a company with a winning attitude!!

EOE/AA Disability/Vet


Diversity Management-EEO-Compliance, HR Systems Administration, Recruiting-Sourcing



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