HR Manager

Job Description

HR Manager, ANZ # 071053

We are looking for HR Manager in Eaton’s Corporate Division, based in Melbourne Australia.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, and 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.

Reporting to the ANSEA MD with functional reporting to HR Director of APAC for IS, the HR Manager will be responsible for leading a successful HR function, focusing on both the strategic and operational requirements for ANZ IS business. You will partner with business leaders to develop strategies focused on leading key deliverables of key organizational programs including cultural development and employee engagement, change management, organizational design, succession planning and talent management, development and training, remuneration and benefits and diversity.

Your essential responsibilities:
  • Support ANSEA Managing Director in driving high performance culture, developing and implement HR strategies to align to the overall business strategy. Innovative leadership of the HR function across all areas of the employee lifecycle.

  • Champion company culture, collaboration and innovation across the business. Maximize employee engagement to ensure increased talent attraction, retention and development.

  • Review and analysis of people data to identify trends and recommend solutions to improve performance, retention, and employee experience

  • Responsible in business partnering with leadership team members to build and develop leadership standards, to support and resolve employee issues.

  • Work with the Talent Acquisition team and HR Shared Services Team to ensure talent and administrative needs are regularly reviewed and the employee experience is seamless. Ensure all people operational and administrative activities for carried-out in adherence to local standards.

  • Develop a learning organization, by focusing on the development of skills and experiences the business needs as well as enabling individuals to grow personally and professionally. 

  • Provide counsel to employees and managers on a range of HR issues.

  • Manage through EBS as core processes to drive and align KEY business processes to execute on the organisational effort, including continuous improvement cycles

  • Execute and align organisational efforts through annual Profit Plan and Strategic Plan cycles

  • Remain visible across the organisation, including 101, round tables and access to remote sites to ensure appropriate organisation temperature and action plans can be developed to achieve a vibrant and performing organization.


If you have:

  • Education: Degree in Human Resources or Business (with HR major) with at least 10 years HR working experience, recruiting, training and employee relationship related experience will be preferred

  • Being passionate with HR work and working initiative, teamwork-oriented with highly responsibility

  • Strong inter-personnel skill, communication and organizational skill, able to work independently

  • Good problem solving and can execute HR strategic into effective daily HR work, accurately and in a timely manner

  • Broad knowledge of the full suite of HR related areas including Talent Management, Compensation and Benefits, Policy Management, Recruitment and Selection, Employee Engagement and Employee Development

  • Basic understanding of the business financials as they relate to organizational decision making, reward and recognition programs

  • Must be up to date with Australia and New Zealand Employment Laws

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

*We make what matters work.

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.  Need to know more about Eaton? Visit our website @

Please note, your details/resume will not be sent anywhere without a formal interview and, if successful, your subsequent prior permission. Personal information provided will be used for recruitment purposes only and be treated in the strictest confidence. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note: Agencies will only be engaged if required. Please do not contact us or send applicants to us unless requested by a recruitment team member.




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: VEH Vehicle Group

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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 region only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time