Junior Recruiter - Entry-Level

Do you enjoy talking to people? Are you detail-oriented with a desire to gain experience in Human Resources and Talent Acquisition? 

The Waldinger Corporation, a rapidly growing premier mechanical, sheet metal, electrical, and service contractor, seeks an independent, people-focused professional. The Junior Recruiter position is located in our Des Moines, IA Corporate location.

Limited experience is required - recent college graduates are encouraged to apply! Candidates who have experience sourcing or as an HR Assistant would also be ideal. This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door in HR and learn what Talent Acquisition is all about!

The Waldinger Corporation offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a very competitive salary and profit sharing!

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Places ads and implements other recruiting tools needed to recruit employees
  • Keeps candidate information updated in HRIS system.
  • Develops and maintains relationships with schools, trade associations and other area talent pipeline sources.
  • Provides administrative assistance to Recruiting Team as needed.
  • Sources and maintains relationships with prospective employees.
  • Under guidance of the Recruiting Manager, reviews and evaluates applications, resumes, skills assessments and other qualifying materials.
  • Maintains LinkedIn Recruiter account and manages candidate sourcing projects
  • Interviews and assesses applicants for position and company fit. Performs reference checks and makes recommendations to managers.

Job Requirements: 

  • 2 or 4 year degree in HR or related field; or equivalent experience
  • Interest in meeting new people on a frequent basis
  • Ability to learn software programs quickly and knowledge of social media preferred
  • Must be able to handle sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
  • Proficiency in MS Office programs with a solid background utilizing MS Excel
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

The Waldinger Corporation is an EOE, including disability/vets

The Waldinger Corporation participates in E-Verify


Address: 2601 Bell Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321