Operations HR Business Partner

Date: Apr 8, 2019

Location: Madison, IN, US, 47250

Company: Dover Corporation

Part of Dover Corporation’s Engineered Systems segment, Vehicle Service Group (VSG) is a strong, diverse and dynamic global leader in the vehicle service industry. VSG comprises 13 major vehicle lifting, wheel service, diagnostic and collision repair brands: Rotary Lift®, Chief®, Forward®, Direct-Lift®, Ravaglioli, Hanmecson®, Revolution®, Elektron, Blitz, Nogra, Butler, Space and Sirio.

Vehicle Service Group

Job Description


Per the job description below, this is an opening for the position of Operations HR Business Partner. Qualified individuals interested in applying for this position should visit http://www.vsgdover.com and search for the Operations HR Business Partner position on the "Career Opportunities" Link on the homepage. 



POSITION TITLE: Operations HR Business Partner





SUMMARY: The HR Business Partner is responsible for engagement, development, staffing, succession planning and employee relations in the North America manufacturing plant and will be the primary contact for operations leaders.  The manufacturing facility is the company’s largest global facility and is adjacent to Vehicle Service Group’s Americas headquarters. 


COMPANY OVERVIEW:  Dover’s Vehicle Service Group (VSG) is the global leader in vehicle service equipment. It is one of the founding companies of Dover Corporation, an eight billion dollar diversified global manufacturer. VSG consists of fifteen leading vehicle lifting (Rotary, Forward, Blitz, Ravaglioli etc.), collision repair (Chief), wheel services, diagnostics (Butler, Rotary, Chief and Ravaglioli) and tier-one automotive brands (WARN Automotive) with operations worldwide, including regional business operation centers and large manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia.




  • Manage all aspects of employee relations and function as a front-line business partner to manufacturing managers and supervisors. 
  • Develop and sustain employee engagement programs including communication, feedback, and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Implement employee development programs including lean implementation training, leadership development, compliance, and technical training.  Expand use of Learning Management System (LMS). 
  • Lead the talent acquisition, onboarding and internal staffing process for the facility. 
  • Ensure compliance with applicable processes and policies. 
  • General support of HR team and functions as needed.




  • Minimum 3 years of HR Experience in a manufacturing or logistics environment.
  • Prior experience with employee training programs and learning management systems. Specific experience with manufacturing training programs, including welding, preferred.  
  • Experience with Success Factors or other SAP products a plus.
  • Knowledge of HR law and regulations and demonstrated the ability to resolve complex employee relations issues.
  • Proficient use of Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS), other systems applications and computer programs. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher.
  • Self-directed, comfortable making decisions and exercising judgment.
  • Must possess outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good judgment, quick learning ability with the ability to convey confidence and diplomacy are essential characteristics.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, hands-on environment.

Independent and self-motivated individual who requires little supervision.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Indiana : Jeffersonville || Americas : United States : Indiana : La Porte

Sub Division : VSG NSA

Job Requisition ID : 26036

Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana
Nearest Secondary Market: Seymour

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