HR Project Coordinator

About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.


STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate HR Project Coordinator for our IdeaPlus  program! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team!


Position Highlights Include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays
  • Competitive Pay with multiple bonus opportunities

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Builds and maintains habitual positive relationships within cross functional teams in multiple departments.
  • Provides analytical support for the administration of the IdeaPlus program under general supervision.
  • Develops plans and strategies to make recommendations to increase the effectiveness of the IdeaPlus program and policy.
  • Heads up the Solution Committee and Focus Groups.
  • Prepares agendas and notes as required.
  • Provides recommendations for yearly budgets and monitors budget status.
  • Develops and administers raffles, incentives, etc.
  • Prepares and distributes program information.
  • Develops and delivers training to submitters, expert reviewers and others as needed.
  • Acts as the system super-user and assists in the training of the system company wide.
  • Recommends system improvements as needed.
  • Maintains the IdeaPlus inbox and routes all ideas to the required individuals.
  • Follows ideas from submission to closing to ensure timely feedback and flow through the system.
  • Develops and administers communication regarding the IdeaPlus system. 
  • Supports VP of HR which include but not limited to calendar management, travel arrangements, PowerPoint presentations and special projects


  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3+ years of analytical or project/program management experience preferred.
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent and empathetic verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational, multitasking and time management abilities.
  • Ability to encourage, guide, and direct others to improve performance.
  • Ability to listen and respond to information effectively and to give and receive feedback.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach