29 days old

Human Resource Generalist

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Position Summary:

The Human Resource Generalist \u0026#8239;will be the on site HR representative responsible for creating, updating, and applying all Middlesex HR policies and company guidelines for Middlesex team members working on the company\u0027s largest join venture project, Portsmouth Navy Shipyard Multisession Dry Dock 1. This includes full cycle recruitment, candidate sourcing, background checks and drug screening coordination, employment badging, orientation, and other ad hoc duties responsive to the daily needs of our team members and project.


  • Comply with (and actively promote) all Safety policies and procedures including reporting all accidents, incidents and near-misses to ensure adherence to our Number One Core Value “ Safety first, in everything we do.
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive and effective recruitment strategy for all project open positions.
  • Tend to all Middlesex craft team member inquiries relating to compensation, benefits, and general HR needs.
  • Partner with hiring managers and HR leadership to determine current and future staffing needs.
  • Screen resumes, interview candidates (by phone or in person), administer appropriate assessments, reference/background checking, badging, employment offers, and recommendations for hire (or not hire).
  • Develop and maintain internal and external relationships to achieve staffing requirements.
  • Use traditional and non-traditional resources to identify and attract quality candidates such as attending college career fairs, on-line job fairs, community networking events, etc.
  • Develop and implement advertising programs in order to ensure high visibility of company and a large volume of potential candidates.
  • Follow up with candidates on a periodic basis to a success transition into the company.
  • Conduct new hire orientation on a weekly basis.


  • Bachelor€™s Degree along with 2-5 years€™ experience in Recruitment or Staffing.
  • Domestic travel as necessary (New England).
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to change direction in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong social media skills with the ability to maintain and initiate social media recruiting campaigns.\u0026#8239;

Necessary Attributes:

  • Must possess the ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles.
  • Must be able to work on the job site on a daily basis.
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills.
  • Self-starter with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Reliance on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Dedicated and hard working.
  • Above average organizational skills.
  • Strong commitment to success of all.
  • Possess a strong work ethic.

The Middlesex Corporation is an €œEqual Opportunity Employer€”Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons€

SAFELY Building America€™s Infrastructure Since 1972

Robert W. Pereira founded The Middlesex Corporation (TMC) in 1972. Through his vision, drive and commitment to Safety, Quality and Excellence, the organization, now encompassing various companies throughout the United States is a leader in the heavy civil construction and paving industries. This year, The Middlesex Corporation was ranked by ENR as the 203rd largest contractor in the country out of more than 35,000 construction companies and 45th of the Top 50 Domestic Heavy Civil Contractors. The Middlesex Corporation is headquartered in Littleton, Massachusetts with regional offices in West Haven, Connecticut and Orlando, Florida.

The sustained success is a result of the Leadership and Team Members living the core values ofSafetyfirst in everything we do,Qualityin all we offer, Integrity in the way we act and do business,Professionalismin how we represent ourselves and the company,Strong Work Ethicthat produces positive results, andCommitmentto the Success of all Team Members and Stakeholders.

Our Goal is to sustain our exemplary Safety record while growing into a diversified €œTop 100 ENR Company€ and being recognized as €œOne of the Best Places to Work.€

Please see HR for information on physical demands and work environment of this job.

Team Member Competitive Benefits:

  • 401k Savings Plan with 25% Company Match
  • Health/Vision/Dental Insurance
  • Life/Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation/Holidays
  • FSA
  • Voluntary Benefits
  • Health Care Advocate
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training
  • Team Member Referral Program

Please complete the employment application for consideration of employment with The Middlesex Corporation.

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other legally protected status.



  • Heavy Civil
Posted: 2022-08-30 Expires: 2022-10-29

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Human Resource Generalist

The Middlesex Corporation
Portsmouth, NH 03801

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