HR Generalist

Job Description

Busag, Maramures, Romania


Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit


Join Eaton and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that have a real impact on the environment. We make what matters work. Find out more on


Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?


Reporting to the HR Manager, in this role you will provide support in functional areas of human resources including but not limited to: recruitment and employment, personnel records, employee and/or labor relations, job evaluation, compensation management, benefits administration, organization development, training, and special projects. Also, you will assist in the development and implementation of human resources policies and procedures and their dissemination through employee booklets, communications, and/or meetings.

HR Generalist

Key responsibilities:


  • Prepare or update employment records related to hiring, transferring, promoting, and terminating
  • Oversee hiring process, which includes coordinating job posts, reviewing resumes, and performing reference checks by implementing the organization’s recruiting strategy
  • Explain human resources policies, procedures, laws, and standards to new and existing employees: conducting training sessions and maintaining records of employee participation in all training and development programs
  • Address any employment relations issues, such as work complaints and overseeing engagement programs and other employee relations work. Participate and conduct disciplinary actions process
  • Develop human resources solutions by collecting and analyzing information; recommend courses of action.  Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends
  • Ensure that HR processes applied are complying with country legal requirements in the areas of employment and employment administration
  • Participate in developing department goals, objectives and systems. Assist in evaluation of reports, decisions and results of department in relation to established goals. Recommend new approaches, policies and procedures to impact the continual improvements of the department and services performed
  • Participate in administrative staff meetings and attend other meetings and seminars. Maintain company organization charts and the employee directory
  • Maintain human resource information system records and compile reports from the database
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned


Are you?

  • Educated at bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution?
  • Coming with basic knowledge in HR/Administrative field?
  • Possessing the ability to understand, interpret and easily communicate and align policies and practices to the Eaton Philosophy & Values and Code of Ethics?
  • Able to demonstrate discretion and to work with sensitive and confidential materials?
  • Coming with general knowledge of employment laws and ability to apply legal concepts to real world situations?
  • A good communicator, with ability to work with people at multiple levels?
    Ready to operate across a complex matrix organizational structure?
  • Able to prepare, analyze and interpret HR and operational analyses/reports?
  • Results-oriented?
  • Advanced level in English language?

Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:


  • Contract in fast growing global company
  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
  • Great career opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us
  • Culture & Values – We are more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day
  • Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
  • Learning & Development  - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University

Candidate applying to the vacancy may be subject of the background screening.



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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: PDD Power Distribution Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time