Senior Recruiter

Patuxent River, MD
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 20, 2017
Human Resources
Full Time
Talascend is currently seeking a Senior Recruiter for a contract opportunity with our client in Patuxent River, Maryland. OVERVIEW: The Senior Technical Recruiter performs a variety of professional and administrative functions including researching, interviewing, screening and referring job candidates for job openings. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Identifies necessary job duties, qualifications and skills for job openings Evaluates qualified candidates through the internet resumes from job boards and through advanced resume search techniques Reviews and recommends qualified candidates for opening positions Performs background checks Develops effective working relationships with placement agencies, colleges, technical schools and job fairs Ensures effective communications with Program Managers and administrative staff Responsible for the integrity of the Personal History File (PHF) to be given to the operating department within assigned department Lead team members for department to provide work direction and completion of assignments Guides, trains and develops less experienced staff in area of expertise Perform other qualified duties as assigned POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Six (6) or more years' experience working in recruiting environment that is specialized to Aviation recruiting Experience recruiting for Navy, fixed wing mechanics and personnel is a plus Strong telephonic and virtual (ie internet-based) communication skills Understanding of recruiting field, technical requirements and ability to match candidates Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft applications Ability to organize and prioritize multiple work assignments, work with little supervision and work well under pressure Working knowledge of employment laws Some travel required (Texas) EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in an associated discipline or equivalent experience