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General Manager Human Resource (Vehicle & Hydraulics business)

Pimpri Pune, India
Human Resources


Job Description

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team – winning is fun. 


We are looking forward to an HR General Manager in Eaton’s Hydraulics & Vehicle business, based in Pune, India.


In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.


The primary function of the role is to act as an HR business partner to support the achievement of the business objectives for the Hydraulics& Vehicle business India operations. The successful incumbent will provide strategic and operational HR support and guidance to the business teams while balancing the needs of the business and employees in accordance with Eaton’s values and ethics. This role will be responsible to provide functional leadership to the HR team of Hydraulics & Vehicle businesses in India.

  • Drive talent management processes across the operation including performance management, succession planning, talent assessment & acquisition.

  • Manage and support the employee life cycle processes.

  • Deploy Eaton HR processes and tools while ensuring adherence to Eaton values & philosophy and in compliance with Corporate and Industrial Sector guidelines.

  • Drive and monitor compensation and benefit programs in accordance with Eaton’s compensation philosophy.

  • Develop and drive internal communication processes through change management model.

  • Responsible for deployment of local and Corporate policies.

  • Support, coach, and mentor Eaton leaders in building organizational capability (BOC) and performance management activities.

  • Drive employee engagement through employee survey process and action planning.

  • Support HR administration tasks with focus on data integrity of payroll, HR systems, contracts etc.

  • Lead HR and organizational key-projects to support business and division objectives.

  • Develop operational training plan and drive execution of the training programs.

  • Utilize HR analytical tools (HR balanced scorecard) to drive and support business and employment decisions.

  • Drive Eaton culture and values by supporting corporate social responsibilities through deployment of wellness initiatives and community involvement activities.

  • Manage proactive employee relations for all Hyd and Vehicle business sites in India.


If you are:
  • Degree in Business Administration or equivalent; post-graduation in HR Management is preferred.
  • Around 15 years of progressive HR experience; 5+ years in HR business partner leadership role.
  • Experience providing HR support to manufacturing and commercial teams in India, preferably with MNC.
  • Acquisition and/or integration experience is desirable. 

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Human Resources

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 048614