Earthfirst® Biopolymer Films by PSI is a global leader in providing innovative biopolymer film solutions to a number of market segments. We are the world's leader in the manufacturing of compostable, Earthfirst®, biopolymer films to a wide range of growing markets. Our purpose is the success of our customers, our employees, our shareholders and the communities in which we operate. Careers at Earthfirst® Biopolymer Films by PSI include competitive compensation, excellent medical and dental benefits, an attractive 401K plan and profit sharing. Get on a winning team - join Earthfirst® Biopolymer Films by PSI!

Human Resource/Payroll Generalist

Human Resource/Payroll Generalist


The HR/Payroll Generalist position is involved in all areas of HR and payroll. The position processes payroll, administers employee health and welfare plans, assists employees with benefits-related questions, ensures positive employee relations, maintains all employee records, HRIS data-entry and is responsible for comprehensive recruiting from ad placement through onboarding.

Columbus, Ohio-based Earthfirst® Films provides global technology leadership and industry support with a portfolio of films offering both high performance and environmental degradability.

From the first day of employment, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K with employer match, paid vacation, quarterly bonus opportunity and company paid life insurance.

Essential Functions:

Expert understanding of payroll processing activities - processing payroll, providing training to system users, researching and resolving issues

Administering health and welfare plans, including enrollments and terminations. Processing required documents to ensure accurate record keeping and proper deductions

Conducting new-employee orientations to ensure employees understanding of benefits plans

Coordinating benefits annual open enrollment

Processing monthly billings from insurance providers

ACA and ERISA benefits reporting

Recruiting activities for non-exempt positions including posting positions, scheduling interviews, conducting screening interviews and maintaining related records

Candidate must fully understand the nature of HR and Payroll responsibilities and maintain a high level of confidentiality and professional integrity

Effective project management and organizational skills are essential - prioritizing workload, multitasking, adaptability to near term projects

Excellent communication skills are also essential - effectively and tactfully communicating with all levels of internal and external customers verbally and in writing

Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint


Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or equivalent preferred.

Minimum 3 years payroll processing. Experience with Ultimate Kronos Group HR/Payroll software preferred.

3-5 years HR Generalist experience administering employee benefits and recruiting.


COVID-19 considerations:
We take Covid-19 precautions very seriously. We are presently limiting visitors and vendors in our facilities to business necessity only. Social distancing and work station cleaning protocols are in place.

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Earthfirst® Biopolymer Films by PSI is a technology-based global manufacturer of highly engineered, value-added biopolymer films. We offer attractive compensation packages to qualified candidates from paid interns to experienced associates seeking careers in the bio-mass and petrochemical industries.