This job posting isn't available in all website languages

Home > Careers > Current Job Postings

Kent Building Supplies
19004569 Requisition #


Human Resources Business Partner - Bilingual 

The position will be based in a Kent store in northern NB - Edmundston, Grand Falls, Atholville or Bathurst.  The selected candidate will be required to travel to other locations.  


Kent is the largest retail building supply chain in Atlantic Canada.  Our mission is to be the best source of home improvement products through superior service, quality products and everyday great prices. We protect our customers and staff by hiring and training associates committed to our safety values.



  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Power Point
  • Knowledge of provincial and federal employment standards (or willingness to learn)
  • Strong analytical & organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience as a trainer or facilitator is an asset
  • Must possess a driver’s licence and be able to travel throughout district
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision and demonstrated attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and work under tight deadlines
  • Education or training in Human Resources is an asset, as is retail experience
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide expertise and hands-on support to employees and managers in a broad range of HR functions including recruitment, employee engagement, benefits, performance management, training and development, and health and wellness
  • Ensure each location’s recruitment process is effective and supports the business initiatives by always hiring the best candidates
  • Prepare and deliver employee presentations and training
  • Understand the HR systems and ensure they are optimized
  • Project work and job fairs as required


We offer:
  • A safe work environment 
  • Incentive programs 
  • Employee discount 
  • Employee and Family Assistance Plan 
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement 
  • Training 

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Apply today!

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


To learn more about our products and services, click here




Kent Building Supplies is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions