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Payroll Manager - Alcoa, TN

Alcoa, TN, US, 37701

Harrison Construction Company


Job ID:  232380


Since 1947, Harrison Construction Company, a CRH company, has been the preferred source for ground-level site construction throughout eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina. Committed to quality, service and safety, our integrated products and services enable us to build and manage site development projects from concept through construction.  In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH.  CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Position Overview

The Payroll Manager will be responsible for all payroll-related processing for approximately 650 employees in TN/GA/NC/SC.   The manager will supervise the payroll team and work closely with Human Resources Manager and HR team to ensure timely and accurate processing of all payroll processes.


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Ensure accurate and complete weekly payroll processing including entering and maintaining employee information, hours and /or earning for payrolls, auditing the information entered and distributing payments to employees.
  • Communicate effectively to ensure all payroll processes are being completed in a timely manner
  • A good working knowledge of federal and state tax compliance regulations and ability to work with all authoritative bodies
  • Review quarterly/annual wage and tax reports for accuracy, correcting employee wages and /or taxes or adjustments on payroll
  • Ensure that all Certified payrolls are submitted accurately and kept current
  • Provide payroll reports on a weekly basis
  • Resolve and document for audit all payroll discrepancies and irregularities
  • Prepare and process garnishment orders to federal, state or local jurisdictions for wage attachments and child support
  • Ensure garnishments are applied and completed in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations to ensure the deductions are applied appropriately
  • Prepare, send and file earnings disclosures; prepare answers to writs of garnishment
  • Resolve escalated/complex issues that require managerial intervention or involve other process areas
  • Respond to inquiries from employees and vendors regarding garnishments and levies
  • Support audits as necessary – internal/external/corporate
  • Ensure benefit deductions are correct/updated
  • Ensure unemployment charges/payments are accurate and current
  • Work closely with the Controller ensuring all processes are complete and current for audit requirements
  • Attendance required according to APAC-Atlantic, Inc. Attendance Policy to ensure office operations function at normal efficiency level.
  • Attitude/cooperation: always maintaining courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers and public.  Must adhere to Code of Business Conduct
  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required



  • High school graduate and Bachelors degree preferred
  • Previous related experience in payroll processes required
  • Strong computer and data entry skills, attention to detail and the ability to work in a deadline-driven environment



Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Physical ability to sit, mobilize fingers and hands in such a way that keypunching and calculator can be utilized.
  • Bending and squatting may be required as filing is a necessity.
  • Hearing and speaking in such a way that communication is applied via one on one, via phone, via email.
  • Sight is required to read production and payroll reports, contracts and other accounting materials in tangible form.
  •  Other physical demands that may be utilized but may be modified to fit individual needs: twisting, reaching, standing, walking.


The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Harrison Construction Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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