Skilled Trades / Trucking Recruiter

Mississauga, ON

About us:

We are Hiring Help, a recruitment services company who bridge the gap between companies looking to hire and applicants seeking a job in their field. We specialize in the acquisition of qualified and skilled candidates to help our clients succeed in their businesses.

About the Company:

Our company has been serving over 3000 businesses throughout North America with their Talent Sourcing and Acquisition needs. We provide clients with a wide range of products and services that were created to attract applicants to their open positions through widespread job advertisement distribution, career website design, social media applications, and recruitment services.

About the Role:

We are presently seeking a Skilled Trades / Trucking Recruiter in Mississauga, Ontario. This is an 8am to 5pm role that requires applicants to screen and interview prospective candidates for all types of positions including, but not limited to: Skilled Trades, Electricians, Mechanics, Carpenters, Construction workers, and etc.  Ideally we are looking for candidates with previous experience working in a staffing agency  and who have a solid understanding of the Ontario College of Trades.

In order to be considered for this position you must have exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills as you will be creating long-term relationships with your clients and candidates. This is a front-line position that requires a great attitude towards assisting others and striving for complete satisfaction.

What you will do in this role:

  • Speak with clients, over the phone or face-to-face, and grasp the role they are looking to advertise
  • Take notes of the details the clients give you about the role
  • Prepare a job description using the information the client provides
  • Review candidate resumes and determine which candidates are qualified for the role
  • Contact candidates and schedule a phone screening
  • Call in prospective candidates for an in-person interview
  • Complete reference checks
  • Build and maintain a long-term relationship with both clients and candidates
  • Attend trade shows and conferences

What our ideal candidate should have:

  • Ideally 1 year of experience as a recruiter in the skilled trades and trucking industry
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • A personable and professional demeanour
  • Expert computer skills – MS Office, Internet, Databases, Outlook
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple workloads
  • Must be flexible and adaptable
  • Active listening skills
  • A smart phone and computer at home

What our company can provide you with:

  • Competitive salary
  • Great benefits
  • Bonuses
  • Paid vacation and sick days 
  • Positive work culture
  • Internal company events
  • Free parking
  • Transit accessible
  • And other incredible perks!

Please send us your resume today for further consideration. Our recruitment team review all applications and then reach out to the top applicants for more information. Thanks for taking the time to review and we look forward to hearing from you!


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