Professional Recruiter

Elwood Professional is a division of Elwood Staffing, one of the largest staffing firms in the United States, committed to the recruitment and placement of highly-skilled engineering, information technology and business management professionals in both contract to hire and direct hire positions. We are seeking Professional Recruiters to join our team.

The job of a Professional Recruiter is to be able to identify, screen, help develop interest and qualify candidates for positions with our best clients.  This requires an ability to engage with hiring managers to understand job-specific needs, and then translate those requirements to successfully recruit for and place top talent for those openings. The successful Elwood Recruiter will be self-motivated, driven, and strive to exceed goals and expectations. 

What Elwood Staffing can offer you: 

  • Competitive salary  
  • Health, Dental and Vision plan 
  • Prescription drug plan 
  • Life and Supplemental Life Insurance 
  • Short and Long - Term Disability 
  • 401K Plan with company contribution 
  • Telemedicine - Teledoc 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Pet Insurance - Group Discount 
  • Identity Theft Protection - LifeLock 
  • Access to Benefit Advocates  
  • Discount tickets, travel, and shopping-Working Advantage 
  • Dell computer discount 
  • Enterprise Rental Car discount 
  • Chairman's Club 
  • Anniversary awards program  
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • Certified Staffing Professional training and certification 
  • $500 bonus paid for completion of approved Professional Certification 
  • $500 Recruitment Incentive for Internal Careers 
  • Bereavement Leave  
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays 
  • Progressive training and development 
  • Opportunities for advancement throughout our company 

General Responsibilities of a Professional Recruiter:

  • Work with clients to develop business and help recruit top tier talent
  • Actively engage hiring managers to fully understand needs and job requirements
  • Design and execute position-specific sourcing and recruiting strategies
  • Write copy and proactively market job opportunities through various channels
  • Actively utilize multiple social media platforms, job boards and recruiting tools
  • Recruit, screen, interview and qualify both active and passive candidates
  • Prepare and present compelling, candidate submittal packages for client review
  • Prepare and coach candidates for successful interviews
  • Follow up with hiring managers to obtain feedback on candidates and status of openings
  • Present candidate job offers and help bridge gaps when appropriate
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of federal, state, and local employment laws
  • Provide Superior Customer Service in all aspects of the job

Professional Recruiter Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Unrelenting passion to make things happen
  • Eager and able to build strong working relationships quickly
  • Love the idea of research and finding clues and answers
  • Superb phone skills a must; there can be zero reluctance
  • Very comfortable in a fast paced, high-performance environment
  • Quick study and able to think on your feet, great problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills absolutely necessary with the ability to quickly learn new software
  • Comfortable with and actively use social media platforms/networks
  • A proven track record of delivering against goals and expectations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Drive and dedication to go above and beyond to achieve results
  • Desire to make a difference and absolutely committed to quality
  • Self-confident and able to operate with clear, but limited direction
  • A sense of humor is a plus
  • College degree preferred, but flexible work hours will be considered for college students
  • Honesty, integrity and strong work ethic required

As Elwood Staffing continues to grow and expand, we are looking for energetic and dedicated people who want to grow with us!  We offer competitive pay and benefits, and the opportunity to work with a company that values and rewards its employees.


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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Contact Information
Elwood Professional
4111 Central Ave
Columbus, IN 47201
Phone: 812.372.6200
Fax: 812.372.6200
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