AAR CORP CBP Human Resources and Labor Relations Manager (Pending Contract Award) in FORT WORTH, Texas

Title: CBP Human Resources and Labor Relations Manager (Pending Contract Award)

Location: United States-Texas-Fort Worth

Job Number: 8253


Accountable to the AAR CBP Program Manager. Responsible and accountable for all human resource issues affecting the program. Partners with program leadership in matters relating to decision-making, personnel levels, compliance, union grievances and personnel relations.


  • Lead the human resource function for the program.

  • Coordinates with recruiters regarding new position posting

  • Receives resumes and distributes to applicate Managers for review

  • Coordinates interviews when required

  • Coordinates offers to successful candidates

  • Ensures all pre-employment paperwork is completed and filed

  • Reconciles HR system to ensure accuracy of data

  • Reviews premium payments (hardships, lead, HAZMAT, shift differentials, etc.) for accuracy

  • Coordinates communication with union stewards and union representatives

  • Tracks all union grievances and ensures responses are sent within allotted timeframes

  • Prepares company response and responds to all union grievances

  • Gives guidance to all program employees regarding company HR policies, such as holidays, vacations, benefits, compensation, etc.

  • Performs reviews and investigations when required

  • Assists in negotiation of collective bargaining agreements

  • Assists with any union arbitrations

  • Coordinates CDRL preparation as required

  • Travel is required

  • Position requires proof of US citizenship

  • Position requires successful completion of DHS Background Investigation

  • All other duties as assigned. 


Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizations policies and applicable laws.

Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 


  • Commitment to company values and ethics by "Doing it Right"

  • Focus on Results - Able to plan and organize work to achieve goals; achieves targeted results with minimal supervision; is accountable for own actions.

  • Communications - Possess excellent verbal & written communications skills; Provides timely, well organized verbal & written information that is audience appropriate; listens attentively to others and retains/processes information.

  • Teamwork - Builds alliances, partnerships & collaboration with others including those different from him/her; deals tactfully with others; assumes helps with a variety of team roles.

  • Strategic Planning & Decision-Making - Develops strategic short & long-term plans; arranges priorities, distinguishing urgent, important and unimportant in order to meet goals & deadlines; consults & collaborates with appropriate people.

  • Initiative & Innovation - Generates new ideas personally & encourage team to do the same; stays up-to-date on technology & approaches to work; provides creative solutions & input when faced with challenges.

  • Interpersonal Relationships - Builds effective relationships with internal & external customers; ability to work independently and coordinate work with others; resolves conflicts in a professional manner.

  • Continuous Improvement - Examines personal & organizational processes, promotes opportunities for improvement; analyzes successes & failures to learn and improve.

  • Training & Development - Completes required & suggested training; shows eagerness and capacity to learn; receptive to coaching & feedback

  • Integrity - Committed to passionately and consistently promoting a professional culture that is trustworthy, honest, socially responsible, and where differences are respected and valued.

  • Performance Management - Sets clear expectations & direction for staff; achieves team results consistently; coaches staff to improve; is a positive role model

  • Expense Management - Plans budget appropriately, uses sound judgment; analyzes operation for improving expense efficiency; demonstrates knowledge of financial process & results.

  • Leadership - Builds commitment to team, company, mission & customer through effective & frequent communications; promotes an environment of trust; fosters a respectful, energetic & positive work culture.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. A thorough knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office. Must have experience in collective bargaining environment and understand labor rules and regulations. Must be able to articulate company policies and procedures. Must have good working knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations.


Bachelor’s degree and five years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.



The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility. The environmental characteristic for this position is an office setting. Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional business environment. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran