PRT operates a diverse network of 17 nurseries in Canada and the United States enabling us to grow a wide variety of high-quality container forest seedlings for all climatic and site conditions.
Annual production of 250 million seedlings makes PRT the largest producer of containerized forest seedlings in North America.
We produce trees for customers from British Columbia to Ontario and Michigan to Alabama to Oregon.
Position Summary :
Reporting to the Payroll Supervisor, the Payroll Administrator is responsible for the timely processing of bi-weekly payroll and benefits for a designated client group.
This includes the administration of hourly and piece work payroll in accordance with various collective agreements, internal policy and procedure, state and provincial legislation.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities :
The ideal candidate will have :
o PCP designation from the CPA or equivalent work experience
o 3-5 years experience with Payroll / HRIS systems, Benefits Administration, WCB and OHS reporting
o Working knowledge of payroll legislation in Canada and US
o Proven abilities to interpret, explain report on and provide advice on a variety of payroll labour related issues
o Excellent problem solving / judgement skills and high level of attention to detail and accuracy
o Ability to communicate, tactfully, efficiently and effectively with all levels of staff and external parties
o Ability to work independently as well as the ability to work effectively as a member of a team
o Strong Microsoft Office skills including excel, word and outlook
o Prior experience in a unionized environment would be an asset