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Caterpillar, Inc. Human Resources Manager - York, PA in York, Pennsylvania

Career Area:

Human Resources

Job Description:

At Caterpillar, we're working to help our customers build a better world. We wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today without the exceptionally talented, bright and driven people who get the job done. This is your chance to help us make progress possible around the world – for our customers, our growing communities and for every member of our team. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter leader to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as a Human Resources Manager for Distribution Center Operations.

Product Support and Logistics Division

We’re committed to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities – innovating to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth.

And we are one team – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.

As a HR Manager you will manage and contribute to the development and administration of human resources policies and procedures and be actively involved in the joint strategic leadership of Division issues. The role is both strategic and hands on supporting our York, PA Operations team.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Partner with operations leadership to deliver strategic people goals

  • Actively participate on the facility leadership team, ensuring the focus on safety and people as integral to the strategy

  • Managing a bargained facility of approximately 300 employees

  • Lead efforts to achieve a positive employee experience for all employees

  • Provide direction and guidance on HR policies and procedures, and advise leaders on interpretation and application to ensure consistency

  • Provide solutions to attract, develop and retain talent

  • Lead local administration of employment practices, compliance, training

  • Lead and coach team of HR Professionals

Required Qualifications:

  • 4 -year college or university degree required

  • 5+ years of progressively responsible experience in Human Resources, including time within an operations facility or warehouse

Desired Qualifications:

  • Labor relations experience

  • Strong understanding of HR Policies, compliance requirements, compensation and benefits, and performance management

  • Demonstrated experience partnering with leadership to deliver people and/or business strategies and initiatives to build Lean culture and create a positive employee experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required in order to deal with sensitive issues, develop others, or persuade others inside and outside the organization to take specific actions

  • HR Certification

Additional Information:

  • Location: York, PA

  • Domestic relocation is available to those who qualify

  • 5-10% travel is expected

  • “IL – Country of United States” is used for posting reasons only. This position is in York, PA.

Employee benefit details:

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary, because we value your performance. We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits [medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401(k)] along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details:

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.Caterpillar.com/Careers


EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.

Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.