Payroll Specialist | $25-$28/HR

Tacoma, WA

Posted March 17, 2023

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday - Friday

Do you have payroll experience and exceptional time management skills? We have an opportunity with a well-established PNW staple in the lumber industry looking to add an experienced Payroll Representative to their friendly Tacoma team.

The employer is one of the PNW's largest supplier of treated lumber, utility poles, premium treated decking. They have been in business for over 100 years and are the leading producer and marketer of pressure-treated wood products. They have a strong, tenured team where endless knowledge is at your fingertips. They pride themselves on offering a customized experience for their clients, their employees, and provide top notch customer service thanks to their training process.

If you are adaptable, meticulously organized, and display excellent written and oral communication skills - this could be a great next step in your career.

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Location: Tacoma

Pay: $25.00/HR - $28.00/HR

Payroll Representative Job Duties:
  • complete garnishments and submit verification of employments
  • provide assistance in preparation and processing of bi-weekly pay for 1800+ employees across the US
  • submit employment verifications
  • payroll reconciliation and address issues or questions from employees and managers
  • prepare reports as needed
  • review and ensure accuracy of timesheets
Payroll Representative Requirements:
  • 2+ years experience working in QuickBooks, Excel, and Ceridian
  • Strong level of confidentiality and professional judgement
  • Ability to work effectively with limited supervision
  • Intermediate level knowledge of wage and hour compliance
  • Excellent attention to detail and communication skills

Temporary Employee Benefits & Perks available through TERRA Staffing:

  • Weekly pay - Payday is every Friday!
  • Referral Program - $25 for every referral you make
  • Health benefits
  • Health club membership access
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Prescription savings program

If you have strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently this Payroll Representative position could be a great fit for you. Call 206-453-2852 to set up an interview today! 
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TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Katie Overbeck

I am a Senior Recruiter for the TERRA Tacoma team. My mission is to identify and match talent with career changing opportunities at all levels. At TERRA, we create success stories every day and the most exciting part of my job is giving so many motivated and talented people the opportunity to thrive. I have a keen ability to understand the demands and objectives of employers, and this results in measurable success.

Named Best of Staffing® 11 years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

Our mission is simple: Success Stories Created Daily.

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