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Talent Acquisition Specialist


Location: Athens, Georgia
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: September 21, 2023
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Job Type: Full time
Career Area:Human ResourcesJob Description:Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc. When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other.  We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.Construction Industries currently has an opening for a Talent Acquisition Specialist in our Athens, Georgia facility. As a Talent Acquisition Specialist at Caterpillar, you will coordinate staffing processes and work with hiring manager(s) to understand staffing needs, review/create requisitions and discuss potential sourcing strategies to deliver qualified applicants according to workforce needs. In this role, you will ensure all responsibilities within the hiring and onboarding processes are completed accurately, timely and in compliance with country-specific governmental regulations and professional standards and practices. What you will do:Deliver the most qualified candidates, build strong candidate pipelines, and monitor and manage reports to measure efficiency and effectiveness.Conduct qualitative candidate pre-screens while providing exemplary candidate experience, providing informed recommendations, and extending offers to candidates.Source candidates and evaluate resumes for jobs through internal and external tools and resources (social media, job boards, ATS and CRM etc.).Place advertisements, attend job fairs, and perform other related duties to support recruitment processes.What you have – skills and experiences: Candidate Screening: Knowledge of techniques, methods and processes of candidate screening; ability to preselect suitable candidates for first and further interviews within the organization.Candidate Sourcing: Knowledge of techniques, methods and channels of candidate sourcing; ability to attract and qualify candidates for immediate job vacancies or as potential long-term job candidates.Staffing and Recruiting: Knowledge of standards, processes, techniques and methods used in staffing and recruiting; ability to identify, select and retain qualified personnel, both internally and externally, for identified positions.Workforce Analytics: Knowledge of human resources (HR) and workforce issues and trends; ability to analyze workforce data, information and metrics and apply the results to support business decisions.Who you are: Basic Qualifications:At least two years of recruiting job related experience and volume hiringAbility to multi-task effectively with high attention to detail and service excellenceAbility to think critically and capable of introducing process improvementsIntermediate to expert knowledge of working with web/computer-based applications (Microsoft Office) required to perform the tasks in recruitment related applications.Ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external customers​Top Candidates Will Also Have:Previous recruiting experience in the manufacturing industryCollege or university degree OR equivalent experienceAbility to complete tasks on time as per defined Service Level AgreementsSelf-motivated, an excellent team player with the ability to manage multiple customers.Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) in English required. Experience with Workday recruiting application is highly desired.What you will get:Competitive benefits starting day one of employment401(k) with up to a 6% company matchAnnual bonus plan, based on company and individual performancePaid holidays and paid time offOpportunity for training and development to support career growthAdditional information:This position is located in Athens, Georgia. The candidate will have flexibility for some remote work, but the expectation is to be in person with your business partners the majority of each week. There is no relocation assistance available for this position. This is a first shift position. Caterpillar Inc. is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. For nearly 100 years, we’ve been helping customers build a better, more sustainable world and are committed and contributing to a reduced-carbon future. Our innovative products and services, backed by our global dealer network, provide exceptional value that helps customers succeed.Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.Not ready to apply? Submit your information to our Talent Network here.