Senior Recruiter


Category: Human Resources
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
Title: Senior Recruiter
Job ID: 13195
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

You are a dynamic and experienced recruitment professional looking for a challenging opportunity within a large, diversified organization to flex your talent acquisition expertise. You have a proven ability to source, attract and engage talent at all levels. Using your exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills, you will actively engage with business leaders to drive the full cycle recruitment process within one of Ledcor’s divisions.

Ledcor is investing in a multi-year initiative, called HR2020, to provide new HCM technology and an updated HR operating model to support our company’s future business growth and development. HR2020 will improve the employee experience at Ledcor through enabling technology and broadened HR service delivery. We have already started on this journey and we are adding expertise as needed to complement our dynamic team. If you are looking for a career where you can make a real difference, come join our True Blue team.

This role can be located in either Vancouver, BC or Edmonton, AB. Apply now to join the Ledcor Recruitment team!


• Build strong relationships and collaborate with business leaders to develop customized recruitment plans that address open position requirements, as well as any gaps within their teams.
• Provide full cycle recruitment support, including proactive sourcing, screening, interviewing, assessment and offer presentation/negotiation
• Collaborate with business leaders to advise on recruitment best practices, interviewing and assessment techniques and market intelligence
• Develop customized job postings that present Ledcor externally as an employer of choice
• Utilize the Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to source candidates, post jobs and manage the candidate selection workflow, ensuring that recruitment activity is consistently updated
• Create and modify prescreening and interview guides based on identified competencies
• Implement effective and innovative techniques for identifying new talent, including: internet searches, social media tools (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, etc.), talent campaigns, referrals, cold-calling and networking
• Conduct candidate prescreens and behavioural-based interviews, ensuring a positive candidate experience throughout the interview process; coordinate and facilitate candidate interview scheduling and logistics
• Collaborate with other HR team members including HR Business Partners, Total Rewards and Immigration on project and workforce planning initiatives
• Compile data, conduct analysis and prepare reports on various recruitment activities
• Develop and maintain internal relationships with other recruitment team members and hiring managers to ensure an in-depth understanding of business requirements and deliverables


• 7-10+ years of advisory recruiting experience with a focus on understanding business requirements and delivering quality results
• Previous in-house recruitment experience required at a senior level, in a large corporate, high volume environment, with complex hiring processes and preferably with a blend of agency recruiting
• Post-secondary education in commerce, management or business administration, or equivalent combination of education and work experience
• Demonstrated experience in full cycle recruitment, including proactive candidate sourcing
• Proven ability to build strong relationships with business leaders and internal HR partners, and influence decisions related to recruitment and hiring practices
• Highly proficient in the use of behavioural interviewing, with the ability to coach and mentor managers in performing effective interviews
• Well-versed in a wide range of creative sourcing techniques, including creating sourcing strategy plans, creating both internal and external job postings, social media channels, database mining, cold calling, networking, and traditional advertising. Strong comfort level with Boolean operators
• Strategic thinker with the ability to identify and utilize various talent sources
• Strong knowledge of Canadian provincial and federal legislation governing employee recruitment, selection, and hiring
• Superior communication skills, both verbal and written, combined with experience communicating effectively with a diverse customer group
• Results driven, facilitation, presentation, coaching and influencing skills, and able to work independently and as part of a team
• Excellent organizational and execution skills, and the ability to work effectively in a high volume, fast-paced environment
• Experience collaborating within a broader human resources team

Work Conditions

Our Human Resources (HR) team helps Ledcor’s leaders attract and retain our most valuable asset – our people. With expertise in recruitment, employment practices, workplace culture, learning and development, and compensation, the HR team supports the entire lifecycle of our employees. We are a diverse team equipped to support the growth of our company.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Edmonton, AB
Edmonton, Alberta

Date Posted 4/7/2017 12:32:19 PM