Personnel Administrator

Honest Weight Food Co-op
Organization location: 
Albany, NY
Apply by: 
Thu, 05/08/2014

Personnel Administrator

HWFC is looking for a Personnel Administrator to act as a generalist and lead the HR function at our organization in support of our employees as we continue to grow.

Honest Weight Food Co-op (HWFC) is a member-owned and operated retail natural foods cooperative located in Albany, NY. HWFC’s mission is to provide the community with affordable, high quality natural foods and products for healthy living and promote more equitable, participatory and ecologically sustainable ways of living. With more than 175 employees, we are a group of passionate, intelligent, and hard-working people working to improve the food supply and grow the cooperative economy. HWFC is well-suited for talented individuals looking to make a difference in our world through their work.

Job duties include: Assisting managers in hiring and employee supervision; oversight of employee records maintenance and benefits administration; ensuring compliance with applicable labor laws; facilitation of collaborative/cooperative problem-solving among staff; supervision of HR department staff; leading our on-boarding program; coordination of employee training and professional development; and maintenance of the employee handbook.

This is a full-time salaried position.

Salary will be based on experience and qualifications. Honest Weight offers regular employees a generous benefits package including paid time off, insurance coverage, retirement plan, and employee discount.

An employment application, a detailed job description, and full instructions for application are available at

To apply for this position, you must submit your application by May 8th.

Send your application materials along with a resume and cover letter, to:

Honest Weight Food Co-op, Inc.

100 Watervliet Avenue

Albany, NY  12206

Attn: Personnel Administrator Search

or via email to:

Note: Do not call about this position.

It is the Policy of Honest Weight Food Co-op to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran standing, or any legally protected status.