man standing on steel beam and steel framing in graphic | DonahueFavret Commercial General Contractor | Louisiana and Gulf South


The Director of Human Resources will plan, lead, direct, develop, and coordinate the policies and activities of the Human Resources (HR) department, ensuring legal compliance and implementation of the organization’s mission and talent strategy. The HR Director will implement human resources strategies around talent acquisition, management, and development as well as managing employee relations, compensation, and benefits. This position reports to the President & Chief Executive Officer and currently has no direct reports.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Expert knowledge of Human Resources functions and employment-related laws and regulations
Superior communication skills (written and oral)
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Strong leadership and problem-solving skills
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple activities
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with cross-functional teams
Ability to demonstrate a high degree of confidentiality
Proficiency with human resources information systems (HRIS) and talent management systems

Education Qualifications

Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field
Preferred: Master’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field; SHRM-CP/SCP and/or PHR/SPHR certified

Experience Qualifications

Minimum: years of work experience as a Human Resources professional
Preferred: 8+ years of Human Resources leadership experience in Construction industry

Work Environment

This is a full-time position with the expectation of working in an office setting during normal business hours.

Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit for extended periods, move through an office environment, use hands and arms, talk, hear, and view a computer monitor for extended periods. Lifting up to 15+lbs occurs occasionally.

Company Information

Founded in 1979, DonahueFavret Contractors is a Mandeville, Louisiana based company specializing in commercial general contracting in Louisiana and across the gulf coast.

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