The #1 Site for Transportation Jobs - search all Transportation jobs.

Recruiter

Job Description

ABF Freight is currently looking for an addition to our field recruiting team to be based out of Dallas, TX! As a part of our team, you will serve as the face of the ABF Freight brand in your area while searching for talent to fill our open driver, dockworker, and other field positions.

While stationed out of Dallas, the recruiter will cover the entire mid-South region and will report to the ABF Freight Manager of Recruiting in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

General Job Summary:

Ability to understand the existing labor market, attract qualified candidates to fill union positions and retain current employees.

Essential Job Duties/Responsibilities:

Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
* Recruit, review applications, interview, and hire employees
* Improve recruitment and retention within the organization
* Review and process applications
* Establish local recruiting networks
* Develop and standardize training for terminals, drivers and touch labor
* Train managers to assist in qualifying applicants
* Obtain MVR's and PSP's and perform employment verifications as required by company guidelines and DOT
* Implement, educate, and follow through on the ABF Quality Process, policies, and procedures
* Represent the organziation at job fairs, military bases, commercial driving schools, high schools, colleges, universities, etc. related to recruiting
* Stay well-informed on competition and industry news/strategies as it relates to recruitment
* Monitor utilization of fast track hiring process
* Develop and standardize certified terminal driver mentors by location
* Build, develop, and grow all business relationships vital to the success of union labor recruitment
* Assist terminals with corrective action to conform to standards
* Assist terminals with advertising needs
* Work in a team setting to accomplish recruitment goals
* Assist with any necessary Human Resources needs
* Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
* Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree, preferred
* Terminal Operations experience, preferred
* Understanding of terminal operations, operational procedures and hiring needs
* Knowledge of inbound, outbound and transfer operations, dispatching, cost control initiatives, quality process, and KPI's
* Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking environment
* Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organziational skills
* Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail
* Proven leadership, interpersonal skills, and team-work effectiveness
* Ability to diffuse tension, motivate others, and be very perceptive
* Critical thinking, negotiating, organizational, decision-making, conflict resolution, and problem-solving skills
* Understanding of ABFs organization, behavior, business practices, and inter-connectivity
* Must have the ability to understand a vision, clearly communicate it to others and develop the right path to achieve it
* Ability to travel, as needed

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-TX-Dallas
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Other
Apply

Company Overview

ABF Freight

ABF Freight operates the core less-than-truckload network for North American shippers of all sizes who value quality and the exceptional experience we provide every day. Our customers know we’ll find a way to deliver superior regional and long haul LTL solutions and easy access to additional logistics services offered by our sister companies through a single point of contact. Learn More

Contact Information

US-TX-Dallas
Snapshot
ABF Freight
Company:
US-TX-Dallas
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Other
Store Type:

Job Description

ABF Freight is currently looking for an addition to our field recruiting team to be based out of Dallas, TX! As a part of our team, you will serve as the face of the ABF Freight brand in your area while searching for talent to fill our open driver, dockworker, and other field positions.

While stationed out of Dallas, the recruiter will cover the entire mid-South region and will report to the ABF Freight Manager of Recruiting in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

General Job Summary:

Ability to understand the existing labor market, attract qualified candidates to fill union positions and retain current employees.

Essential Job Duties/Responsibilities:

Job duties include, but are not limited to the following:
* Recruit, review applications, interview, and hire employees
* Improve recruitment and retention within the organization
* Review and process applications
* Establish local recruiting networks
* Develop and standardize training for terminals, drivers and touch labor
* Train managers to assist in qualifying applicants
* Obtain MVR's and PSP's and perform employment verifications as required by company guidelines and DOT
* Implement, educate, and follow through on the ABF Quality Process, policies, and procedures
* Represent the organziation at job fairs, military bases, commercial driving schools, high schools, colleges, universities, etc. related to recruiting
* Stay well-informed on competition and industry news/strategies as it relates to recruitment
* Monitor utilization of fast track hiring process
* Develop and standardize certified terminal driver mentors by location
* Build, develop, and grow all business relationships vital to the success of union labor recruitment
* Assist terminals with corrective action to conform to standards
* Assist terminals with advertising needs
* Work in a team setting to accomplish recruitment goals
* Assist with any necessary Human Resources needs
* Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment
* Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree, preferred
* Terminal Operations experience, preferred
* Understanding of terminal operations, operational procedures and hiring needs
* Knowledge of inbound, outbound and transfer operations, dispatching, cost control initiatives, quality process, and KPI's
* Must be detail oriented and enjoy a fast paced, multi-tasking environment
* Must have excellent verbal and written communications and organziational skills
* Must display sense of urgency, ability to work under pressure, with attention to detail
* Proven leadership, interpersonal skills, and team-work effectiveness
* Ability to diffuse tension, motivate others, and be very perceptive
* Critical thinking, negotiating, organizational, decision-making, conflict resolution, and problem-solving skills
* Understanding of ABFs organization, behavior, business practices, and inter-connectivity
* Must have the ability to understand a vision, clearly communicate it to others and develop the right path to achieve it
* Ability to travel, as needed

Job Requirements

 
Myp87j6j80t8pp960xx
JobsInMotion Advice

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online: Never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction.Learn More

By applying to a job using jobsinmotion.com you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the workinretail.com Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with theTerms & Conditionsand both meet and comply with their provisions.
Recruiter Apply now