Human Resources Generalist
Rocky Mount , North Carolina
April 02, 2017
No, this isn't one of those ordinary jobs.
Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community, and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.
This is what we call Working Right.
Typical Duties and Tasks:

• Supports human resources activities within a site, organizational unit, or department.
• Responsible for the deployment and effectiveness of a broad range of defined Human Resources processes within the business or functional organization. Partners with managers and employees to resolve issues and concerns.
• Compiles and analyzes human resources process metrics, analyzes results and recommends improvements.
• Assists in resolution of conflicts and provides coaching and counseling on employment matters; conducts and documents investigations.
• Participates in performance management activities including employee development planning.
• Provides staffing and recruiting support; conducts work force data analysis.
• Facilitates compensation process and benefits administration by partnering with shared services and corporate human resources; develops and implements workforce compensation recommendations.
• Assists in managing administration of and adherence to human resources policies and procedures; advises on compliance with key legislative requirements.
• Coordinates training needs assessment and participates in training activities and special projects.
• Creates employment contracts as required by local law or practice.
• Ensures accuracy and completeness of workforce information in human resource information systems.


• Labor and Employee Relations - Understands the impact of employee relations on employee effectiveness. Able to implement programs and tools that influence a positive organizational culture.
• Communication - Is able to effectively and clearly communicate in both written and verbal means.
• Benefits Design and Administration - Experience and general knowledge of various benefit programs. A resource for employee questions regarding benefit programs.
• Compensation Administration - Possesses a basic knowledge of pay systems, merit pay structure, and variable pay compensation structures.
• Conducting an Investigation - Experience in professionally conducting investigatory interviews, documenting the process, findings and conclusions, analyzing and interpreting data and making recommendations for a solution.
• Employment Law - Has a good understanding of employment laws that frequently impact the workplace. Has experience making appropriate decisions in consultation with an expert in the field.
• 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.
• Performance Management - Has a good understanding of organizational values and goals, translates them into performance standards and applies and leads others through this process.
• Labor Law - Possesses a good understanding of laws and practices affecting the relationship between labor and management.
• 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.


• 1 - 3 years' experience providing HR Generalist support in a manufacturing environment

This position is 1 of 3 Generalists at RMEP. This position is Line HR support for the Machining area of the plant and is also responsible for summer internships and the Technician Performance Management System (TPMS - hourly performance management). Active involvement in Ethics Investigations and New Employee Orientation.

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