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Regional Human Resources Manager - SouthEast Region

Arden, North Carolina
Human Resources


Job Description

Eaton Corporation’s North America Electrical Sales Division is currently seeking a Regional Human Resources Manager.
The Regional Human Resources Manager is responsible for:
Leading, and managing human resource strategies to support the North America Sales and Marketing and Commercial Operations organizations.  Partner with regional and segment sales leaders to drive strategic corporate and divisional initiatives as well as talent development through the regions and sales segments.  Positively support corporate, group and division HR initiatives.  Identify opportunities for synergy. Develop strategies for maintaining positive employee relations at all division locations.  Provide guidance and direction to HR and business leaders on complex business and HR issues. Coach managers to become effective leaders.
In this role you will:
  • You will lead and manage and human resource strategies to support the strategic and operating plans of the region
  • You will use coaching, consulting and facilitation skills to influence behavior and business decisions consistent with Eaton Values and Philosophy.
  • You will drive corporate and divisional initiatives.
  • You will identify opportunities for synergy and integration.
  • You will develop strategies for maintaining positive employee relations at all division locations. 
  • You will provide guidance and direction to HR and business leaders on complex business and HR issues.
  • You will effectively use assessment tools (such as the Employee Survey) to determine organizational issues and identify problems.
  • You will ensure local practices align with the Eaton Philosophy.
  • You will have working knowledge of various state employment-related regulations.
  • You will foster culture conducive to Eaton’s Philosophy.
  • You will understand and champions environmental health and safety issues and regulations.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field from an accredited institution required
  • 5 years of experience in Human Resources management.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • MBA preferred
  • Strong competency in Leadership Style and managerial courage
  • Experience in BOC
  • Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills.
  • Excellent facilitation / coaching skills.
  • Well-developed PC skills and working knowledge of Excel, Word, Power Point, and Access.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.
  • Solid understanding of local country regulations and standards.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
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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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: NAS North American Sales

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: 059828