Sr. HR Manager


Stow OH, US

Job Requisition:  30345



Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels designs, develops and distributes specialty tires for the street, strip, track, and off-road markets. Since its founding in 1963, the company has championed many firsts in the tire industry, from wide low-profile street tires to rugged, aggressive-tread off-road tires. Designing and producing innovative tread patterns and compounds to build the best performance tires in the world was our focus then, and is still our focus today. Our commitment and dedication to racing began with Mickey Thompson and Gene McMannis. Mickey, an innovative race car driver, designer, and promoter, held 485 National and International speed and endurance records. Gene McMannis' racing accomplishments included designing and developing tires for the Pan American Road Race, Daytona, LeMans, Indy 500, and Bonneville Salt Flats. The list of innovations from Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels has grown along with the company itself, which became a wholly owned subsidiary of, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company in 2003. The company's continuing passion for innovative product design has helped to grow Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels into an industry leader with a network of thousands of dealers worldwide.

About Us:

Limitless. Undisputed.

At Mickey Thompson we see a world without limits- roads where there are none, unchartered adventures & barriers to be broken. We deliver world class products and service by having our pulse on the market since we are enthusiasts ourselves.

Since 1963 we’ve been designing innovative tread patterns and compounds partnered with an ultra-premium look to make the best performance tires in the world. We create undisputed products for those in fearless pursuit of their next adventure or record breaking time.

Team MT

Unleash your passion – Defy Limits


The Position

We’re looking for a strategic HR leader to play a key role on our Senior Leadership team as a business partner and “go-to” expert on all topics related to people and culture.  Reporting directly to the President, this position is responsible for:


Human Resources

  • Lead all HR processes across Ohio and California locations (recruiting, employee development, talent development, succession planning, etc.) with an eye towards continuous improvement
  • Partner with parent company HR team to implement and educate MT associates on corporate benefits plans, compensation, payroll, safety and employee development
  • Oversee workplace safety compliance and practices



  • Lead a cross functional team of two people in HR and IT
  • Foster a creative and collaborative team environment focused on employee experience

Key Results

  • Development and implementation of Mickey specific employee programs and/or processes that support our company purpose and mission
  • Collaborative relationship and partnership with parent company HR team
  • Active role on the Sr. Leadership team




  • Bachelor’s degree  
  • PHR/SPHR preferred but not required


  • 10+ years of progressive HR experience with increasing responsibility
  • 2-3 years leadership experience
  • Demonstrated business acumen
  • Proven ability to partner with leaders at all levels of the organization
  • Working knowledge of federal, state and local compliance specifically Ohio and California
  • Safety experience preferred but not required

Leadership & Interpersonal Skills

  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively select, assess, coach/counsel, develop associates at all levels of the company


Mickey Thompson is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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