Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources facilitates the employment life cycle of UTFI staff and supports the organization by providing and managing resources in the focus areas of talent acquisition, performance management, compensation, and HR operations. We support a culture of accountability, initiative, and teamwork.

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  hr@utfi.org
  (865) 974-4686
  Anonymous Feedback Form
  Staff List
  HR FAQ

Compensation Plan

The compensation plan is the basis for managing the Foundation’s most important resource, its people. We work to guarantee that the compensation system is fair, equitable, flexible, and effective, and that it is marked by integrity.

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HR Operations

UTFI HR oversees a number of essential operations, including benefits, unemployment claims, payroll resolutions, market studies, position reviews, promotions, retentions, and procedures such as family medical leave and fee waivers.

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Performance Management

All staff performance is documented in SpriggHR, which allows easy access and tips for use in assessing and developing individual performance. The tool may be used as frequently as every day to document ongoing employee performance.

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Talent Acquisition

Acquiring the most qualified individuals is a key mission of the Foundation. Our process is guided by a commitment to diversity through equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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