Full-Time

People Partner

Posted on 5/29/2024

MycoWorks

MycoWorks

201-500 employees

Produces sustainable non-animal leather alternatives

Consumer Goods
Biotechnology

Mid, Senior

Spartanburg, SC, USA

Requirements
  • Strong understanding of People Operations/HR processes and programs with two to four plus years of experience in People Operations or HR (preferably within the manufacturing industry)
  • Expertise in systems including ADP WorkForceNow, G Suite, Microsoft Suite, and the demonstrated ability to learn and adapt to new technology
  • Proven planning and organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Results-driven and comfortable working through ambiguous scenarios in order to find solutions with the ability to work independently
  • Experience in 15five (or other Performance Management tools) and Culture AMP
  • Understanding of employment law and other government compliance regulations (i.e. Workers Comp, FLSA, FMLA, etc.)
  • Customer-centered and always thinking of ways to improve the employee experience
  • Able to operate effectively and comfortable working in a fast moving and constantly changing company
  • Basic understanding of immigration/visa processes
Responsibilities
  • Manage general day-to-day operations (new hires, benefit enrollment changes and terminations), benefits, and compliance with federal and state laws and regulations
  • Responsible for changes and audits of personnel files including accuracy and maintenance; processing terminations; recommending improvements to employee-related policies
  • Help develop and implement HR policies, practices and procedures for managers, teams and individual employees that further the mission, values and strategic vision of the business
  • Continuously refine and facilitate an innovative and welcoming new employee orientation and first-day experience for new team members.
  • Responsible for coordination of all background checks, employment verifications, mandated training, benefits enrollment, new hire requests and entry into ADP system

MycoWorks is pioneering the development of sustainable, non-animal leather alternatives through their proprietary Fine Mycelium™ technology. This positions them well within the luxury goods market, especially as global demands shift towards environmentally conscious materials. The company's dedication to merging biotechnology with sustainable practices offers employees a unique opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge, eco-friendly innovations within an industry that values both tradition and modernity.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$187.2M

Headquarters

Emeryville, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

40%

2 year growth

61%