Cummins Inc. Human Resources Manager - Sales and Corporate Groups, Cummins NPower in White Bear Lake, Minnesota

Human Resources Manager - Sales and Corporate Groups, Cummins NPower


Partners with business and human resources functional leadership in the planning and implementation of human resources initiatives and policies for the organization.

Leads a broad range of human resources processes and is responsible for overall operational effectiveness and compliance with company policies and applicable legislation.

Partners with managers and employees to resolve issues and concerns.

Establishes strategies with business leaders to select and retain the diverse talent required to maintain a competitive advantage and to align with recruiting strategies.

Collaborates with business leadership to translate current and future business goals and develops initiatives and tactics to meet business objectives in alignment with overall human resources strategies and processes.

Resolves conflicts and provides coaching and counseling on human resources matters for functional or organizational leadership.

Conducts and documents investigations for business organizations or functional areas.

Provides employee development expertise, support systems and processes focused on continuous learning and knowledge sharing.

Implements and supports work systems and an environment that allows employees to achieve high performance.

Ensures compliance with key government legislative requirements and adherence to human resources policies and procedures.

Ensures accuracy and completeness of workforce information in human resources information systems.

Measures and analyzes key performance indicators to deliver functional and business performance improvements related to human resource investments.

Communicates and consults on all areas of human resources including compensation, benefits, staffing, organizational development, employee relations, and performance management in alignment with common human resources strategies and processes.

Coaches and mentors direct reports; assigns work according to availability, skills, and developmental needs; assesses performance and provides feedback to direct reports.



Importance of Leadership Competencies increases with broadened scope and responsibilities.

Labor And Employee Relations – Applies knowledge of key factors necessary to build and maintain positive employee relations and implements practices that materialize these factors. Experienced consulting on strategies and processes to ensure positive employee relations.

Benefits Design and Administration – Has a good understanding of benefits programs including the design, cost structure, and experience answering employee questions.

Compensation Administration – Possesses a good understanding of pay structures and systems and how to apply that knowledge when making pay decisions. Determines job levels and slots jobs within those levels. Understands the impact of pay decisions on internal equity and external competitiveness.

Conducting An Investigation – Possesses in depth knowledge of business ethics policies and practices, and utilizes that knowledge to determine the appropriate course of action. Recommends appropriate resolutions and follow up actions as a result of investigations, taking into consideration the organizational environment. Has experience training, coaching, developing and influencing others as it pertains to the investigation process.

Diversity Management – Has a thorough understanding of the spectrum of diversity as it practiced in the organization. Has experience in implementing and administering policies related to diversity.

Employment Law – Consults at all levels of the organization on issues and decisions that require extensive knowledge of employment laws.

Communication - Significant experience in written and verbal communication and should be capable of communicating effectively to all levels within and outside the company.

Human Resources Data Management – Understands Human Resources information requirements. Able to perform data quality reviews and take corrective actions to ensure data completeness and accuracy. Has a full understanding of information confidentiality requirements.

Labor Law – Possesses a good understanding of laws and practices affecting the relationship between labor and management.

Organizational Development – Possesses knowledge of common Organizational Development theories and tools. Utilizes approaches to increase organizational performance, such as benchmarking, scorecards, quality management, and team-based work systems.

Performance Management – Has a good understanding of organizational values and goals, translates them into performance standards and applies and leads others through this process.

Staffing – Has a solid understanding of existing selection tools and effectively demonstrates the use of these tools in the staffing process.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Human Resources, Business, or related field required.


Significant relevant work experience required.

Cummins Central Region supports over 1200 employees in nine states. This role will support our sales and non-operations groups, approximately 400 employees.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.

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Primary Location United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, White Bear Lake, Cummins NPower LLC

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 15, 2016, 1:39:27 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing