Rockwell Collins Sr Employee Relations Partner in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 14709

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity?

Then Collins Aerospace is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.

We are currently searching for a Sr Employee Relations Partner to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Collins Aerospace as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It’s an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Collins Aerospace.

Job Summary

Join the Collins Aerospace Avionics team to be a trusted partner in all employee matters, while supporting operational success by partnering with employees and leaders. Employee Relations Consultants must strive to strengthen relationships, develop proactive workplace solutions, provide a balanced perspective, and ensure business continuity and compliance adherence. Integrity and trust are of the utmost importance in this crucial role as well as the ability to practice attentive and active listening and accurately restate the opinions of others. The ability to resolve conflict to satisfaction of both parties is a critical skill required for this role.

Job Responsibilities

  • Coach management on difficult performance discussions, success plans and corrective actions

  • Conduct and support investigations; drive to closure ensuring compliance and actions are appropriately and professionally managed

  • Partner with HR Business Partners to highlight Employee Relations trends, concerns and improvement recommendations

  • Creates and facilitate Employee Relations training and coaching for managers

  • Mentors other HR Representatives on HR responsibilities and policies

  • Conducts investigations and writes company response to EEOC charges

  • Networks with personnel across HR organization.

  • Represents Employee Relations as SME and focal point on programs or project work

Basic Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline or in the absence of a degree six years of related experience

  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience in Human Resources

  • Employee Relations experience preferred

  • Candidate must be willing to relocate to Cedar Rapids, IA


  • Experience coaching and collaborating with leaders on complex HR issues

  • Experience with conflict resolution in the work environment and mediating between parties

  • Interpreting HR policies and consulting employees and leaders on policies Preferred Qualifications

At Collins Aerospace, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Collins Aerospace University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that's just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Company-paid winter holiday shutdown for most locations

  • Generous 401(k) plan that matches 62.5 percent of the first 8 percent of eligible compensation you contribute (or 5 percent if you save 8 percent)

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Collins Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.