Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designer, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with approximately 78.000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, DRiV, Performance Solutions, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.

Tenneco’s Powertrain business group has developed and delivered innovative technologies for over a century. We are a global leader in Pistons, Piston Rings & Liners, Bearings, Valvetrain, Valve Seats & Guides, Sealing, and Ignition. We produce brands you trust such as Champion Spark plugs and ignition applications.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Advising on Labor and Social Law
· Counsel managers on company-relevant and employee-related issues pertaining to labor, collective bargaining, and social law.
· Implement necessary measures in collaboration with specialist departments, employers’ associations, and external bodies.
· Ensure compliance with co-determination legislation, including handling dismissals, warnings, and appeals.

Personnel Planning and Development
· Participate in short-, mid-, and long-term personnel planning.
· Coordinate, control, and implement measures in personnel recruitment, support, and development.

Key Figure Analysis and Reporting
· Provide and interpret personnel-related key figures based on specifications or self-defined criteria.
· Develop and present action proposals for departments, personnel management, or the executive board.

Remuneration and Work Time Regulations
· Implement measures related to remuneration, including classifications, groupings, and working time regulations.
· Ensure adherence to statutory, collective, and company requirements in consultation with specialist departments.

Company Agreements
· Participate in developing and preparing company agreements in cooperation with the works council, departments, and personnel management.

Employee Support and Advising
· Support and advise employees on career planning, partial retirement, occupational health, and safety issues.

Training and Development
· Assist departments in identifying training needs and designing collective and individual training measures.
· Develop and implement workshops and moderate sessions in collaboration with specialist departments.

Project Participation and Leadership
· Regularly participate in personnel and organizational development projects.
· Lead HR projects and work closely with international HR teams to implement standard processes and drive continuous improvement, ensuring alignment with the global HR strategy.

  • Bachelor’s degree in the fields of business administration, psychology, human resources management or comparable training
  • International mindset and Entrepreneurial thinking
  • + 5 years of professional experience in human resources management, preferable manufacturing environment
  • Experience in conceptual HR work as well as in the support of change processes and organizational development
  • Excellent communication and consulting skills
  • Fluent German and English required
  • Confident handling of all common MS-Office programs
  • Communicative and sociable personality
  • Empathy and ability to deal with conflicts

  • A dynamic team, open feedback culture, close collaboration across all levels
  • Ownership mentality, growth and development opportunities
  • Canteen
  • Bikeleasing, EGYM-Wellpass for fitness and other sport + health activities
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working options