General Electric Lead HR Business Partner in Lynn, Massachusetts
Job Description Summary
The Lead HR Business Partner in Lynn, MA will provide support to hourly, unionized employees and their leadership teams; serve as the first point of contact for people leaders and employees to provide counsel, coaching and support on HR fundamentals and employee related questions. The HRBP will also execute our key HR initiatives, providing available and responsive internal employee support, and drive HR functional excellence and process improvement.
Provide dedicated guidance and coaching to multiple managers and employees with specific focus on: Employee advocacy/engagement, HR fundamentals and process training, union relations management, performance management, career development, talent assessment, acquisition and retention and workplace investigations
Ensure that all employee relations issues are properly identified, reported, investigated and resolved
Provide advice and counsel to managers and employees to ensure consistent application and integration of policies, procedures and practices at 100% compliance to promote an ethical and compliant work environment
Lead key HR processes including compensation planning and compliance
Conduct HR training and support for functional processes like PPG, Salary Planning, New Employee Orientation and New Manager Assimilation
Maintain and protect confidential data with utmost scrutiny, judgment, and care
Lead site-wide HR projects working across multiple client groups
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college in related area (or a high school graduate/GED or equivalent with at least 6 years of relevant work experience)
Minimum 3 years prior professional HR work experience (can include internships)
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Human Resources
Experience working in a manufacturing environment, ideally at a union site, strongly preferred
Passionate, employee advocate who wants to make a difference in the organization by helping employees succeed
Approachable and responsive resource able to connect with employees at all levels
Desires employee-facing work; willingness to make horizontal moves to develop HR expertise
Strong customer service focus, with a high level of responsiveness
Supportive team player with a strong drive to create a positive work environment and ability to diffuse a tense situation
Applies solid judgment ensuring integrity, compliance, & confidentiality
Strong interest in innovative HR solutions and process improvement
Understanding of HR concepts and principles with expertise in a specialty area such as staffing, analytics, facilitation, etc.
Strong problem solving skills; ability to make independent decisions and manage conflicting priorities in a fast paced environment
Sound knowledge of local labor laws and government requirements
Detailed-oriented with excellent organizational & documentation skills
GE HRLP Graduate or graduate of a similar program
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes