People and Performance Business Partner

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Human Resources
  • Business Group:Humes Pipeline Systems
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:09042021
  • Closing Date:07 May 2021


Humes Pipelines is the leading pipeline systems supplier to New Zealand’s infrastructure market. We are part of the Fletcher Building Products Division.

We have a challenging People and Performance Business Partner position for an aspiring HR professional looking to partner with the General Manager and the leadership team as the business continues to develop and enhance performance & culture and customer leading solutions.

This is an all-encompassing role, where you will provide support in all operational HR areas including Culture and Talent, performance and capability development in all areas of the operation. To enable that, you will ideally have 3 - 5 years’ experience in an HR generalist role or similar with particular skills in relationship management, learning and development, employee relations and Diversity and Inclusion.

So, what does it take to make it in People and Performance with Humes?

You’re customer focused – we’re in the business of manufacturing and distributing quality products to our customers who work to tight deadlines. So, we need customer focused people who will enhance our ability to innovate and problem solve. You’ll have an eye for detail and will ensure best practices and targets are met. Your influencing skills will be critical to your success as you work with our teams to lift capability and knowledge and drive performance.

You’re passionate – driven by delivering great people practices; you will be courageous and resilient in your style. More than that, you will have a genuine desire to understand the uniqueness and complexity of our operations, have a solid understanding of workplace safety and wellbeing and strive to deliver best in class service. You will be an active listener who can collaborate with stakeholders across all levels of the business and have can do attitude.

You’re credible - as a key partner to the business, you will be a trusted advisor and you enjoy learning new things every day and sharing your learnings. You will engage all levels within the business through a pragmatic and solution-based approach to ensure your advice is sought after. You will display strong relationship management skills and have sound business acumen and be guided by your strong values set.

In return, you will be joining a well-respected business offering plenty of challenges, growth opportunities to learn and build on your existing HR skills and experiences. The role has one direct report and is part of vibrant & supportive People and Performance community with expertise in ER / IR, L&OD, Rem, recruitment and EHS. If you are looking to make a bold career step in 2021 then consider this opportunity in the Building Products Infrastructure sector.

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