Terex Corporation Human Resources Generalist in Newton, New Hampshire


Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!

This position is responsible for all human resource generalist type of activities; this includes: safety/environmental, team member relations, recruitment selection, HRIS, compensation/benefits, compliance/legal, etc. This position will establish credibility and visibility with Team Members, Team Leaders , and Managers through daily interactions and support. This positions reports to the HR Manager and supports 150+ TMs.


  • Safety/Environmental

  • Participates in and supports local safety initiatives.

  • Partners with HSE Manager to manage Worker’s Compensation process.

  • Assists as needed, HSE Manager in coordination of yearly checks/training.

  • Team Member Relations

  • Increases awareness of TM relations at all levels of the organization, with specific focus on shop floor matters.

  • Has high visibility and builds credibility with TMs by serving as their representative.

  • Counsels Team Members and Team Leaders on company policies/procedures, etc.

  • Responsible for creating/updating company policies and procedures.

  • Assures that team members receive timely responses to questions, issues, and concerns.

  • In connection with the HR Manager, compiles/analyzes data from TM survey, supports action planning process, follow-up and communication to TMs.

  • Recruitment/Selection

  • Responsible for managing the recruitment/selection processes for Production Team Members, may provide support in recruitment of roles in other parts of the business.

  • Conducts behavioral-based interviews for open positions.

  • Partners with local schools and organizations to help build the Terex brand in the community

  • Conducts and coordinates orientations for new Team Members.

  • Create and maintain job postings in iRecruiter

  • Compensation/Benefits

  • Understanding of company benefits, including medical, dental vision, STD, LTD, FMLA, etc.

  • Provide answers to benefits related questions from TMs.

  • HRIS/Payroll

  • Responsible for documention to Shared Services group for all TM changes & updates (HRIS & Payroll).

  • Prepares monthly headcount report.

  • Learn Discoverer reporting tool to run reports/analyze data as needed.

  • Site payroll & timekeeping documentation & training resource

  • Legal Compliance

  • Responsible for yearly Affirmative Action Reporting.

  • Responsible for yearly EEO and Veteran’s reporting.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3-5 years of HR Generalist, Human Resources, and/or Employment experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years of generalist experience preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or a related field preferred

  • 3 years experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • Trained in Behavioral Based Interviewing & Assessing preferred

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team environment

  • Focus on continuous improvement and flexibility to assist the department and take on additional areas of responsibility outside of the recruitment/selection scope as needed as well as cross train w/other members of the HR Team


Job ID 2018-38418

# Positions 1

Category Human Resources

Posting Location Redmond - WA - USA, Boston - MA - USA

Location: NH-Newton