Head of Human Resources - Americas

USA, Pennsauken,New Jersey

Datwyler Sealing Solutions is a leading supplier of customer-specific sealing, closure, and packaging solutions to global market segments, such as the Automotive, Health Care, Civil Engineering, and Consumer Goods industries. We are always looking for talented, highly qualified employees at all levels of our organization. Datwyler offers the opportunity to join exciting industries and to be part of a highly esteemed brand. From production staff to client advisors, from technology experts to design engineers, from China to Mexico: at Datwyler, our employees will experience diversity in a way that only an international company can provide. We focus on helping talents reach their full potential – professionally and personally. Our working environment is shaped by our values and beliefs: we are entrepreneurs, we bring value to our customers, we excel in what we do and we have respect for others. With 17 operating sites and around 6,000 employees, Datwyler Sealing Solutions generates an annual revenue of approximately EUR 750 million. Based on a strategic decision, we are looking for a…

Head of Human Resources - Americas

The position

The Head of Human Resources – Americas is responsible for ensuring alignment of strategic initiatives and programs, procedures and processes in the North American region. This role is an integral part of the management team providing guidance and counsel and coaching to plant management teams, Site Directors and Sales and Quality leaders. The incumbent of this position leads labor relations; provides direct HR Management support to the New Jersey manufacturing facility while overseeing the HR function for two other plants located in the U.S.

Areas of responsibility

Management of Programs and Processes:  The Head of HR works with colleagues locally, regionally and globally to provide support and analysis of U.S. and Group HR issues. This position will recommend, develop and implement new global procedures and processes.

Management of Staff: Manage and oversee all direct and matrix staff. The position will be responsible to hire, train and develop staff in accordance with business needs and strategic goals.

Compliance: This position will ensure compliance with employment laws, regulations and Company standards.

Labor Relations: Leads labor relations for specific unionized plant. Will develop and execute strategic labor strategy with Site Director/VP.

You have a Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 4 years of progressive HR Management experience. Previous manufacturing and Labor Relations experience a must. Must also be willing to work a flexible schedule to support 24/7 manufacturing operations. Master’s Degree preferred or equivalent combination of HR experience and education. PHR/SPHR preferred. Specialized training in employment law, compensation, organization planning, organizational development, employee relations, safety and training preferred.

We offer you the opportunity to utilize your work experience and implement your innovative ideas in a specialized, future-oriented company.  If you are interested in applying for this position please email your resume of qualifications to:  pharma_currentjobs.us@datwyler.com.




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