Tradesmen International, Inc. Recruiting Specialist in MACEDONIA, Ohio


The primary responsibility of the Recruiting Specialist is to recruit and screen qualified construction craft workers (carpenters, electricians, plumbers, etc.) as potential field employees of Tradesmen International. The Recruiting Specialist will partner with Tradesmen’s field offices to successfully build and manage a safe, stable, productive and skilled construction workforce.

The Recruiting Specialist serves as a spokesperson for Tradesmen International, as one of the first points of contact that potential Field Employees have with the company. This position requires the Recruiting Specialist to have a clear understanding of Tradesmen International’s mission, core values, business model and how we establish ourselves as the employer of choice in the construction market. The Recruiting Specialist builds quality relationships with field employees while meeting or exceeding sourcing goals.


Major Responsibilities:

  • Decides techniques and strategies to be used to recruit craft workers

  • Ensures that Tradesmen’s screening process is followed for field employees

  • Uses Tradesmen’s Applicant Tracking Software (ATS) and other recruiting sources to build and maintain a large pool of qualified candidates

  • Screens field tradesmen and schedules interviews with field offices

  • Searches for qualified candidates using available resume databases

  • Schedules and tracks all interviews and discusses scheduling activity with field offices

  • Regularly attends operations meetings via conference for assigned field offices

  • Performs other assigned duties as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Previous recruiting experience perferred

  • 2+ years industry, sourcing and screening experience

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Hard working with the ability to work in a fast paced, multiple project environment, with strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, professional, outgoing personality, flexibility and adaptability to change

  • High level of personal drive and initiative

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to anticipate needs and proactively utilize appropriate resources to resolve issues

  • Ability to multi-task, meet specified deadlines and maintain a flexible, positive attitude.

  • Ability to manage priorities and to make routine decisions independently

  • Ability to analyze, prioritize and problem solve practices to improve efficiency

  • Excellent research and problem solving skills

  • Sets clear priorities and focuses time and energy on them

  • Takes action; reliably delivers on commitments

  • Superior organization skills and dedication to complete projects in a timely manner

  • Must be dependable, self-motivated and goal oriented

  • Team player with a positive attitude and has mentality to work hard/play hard

Company Details

About Tradesmen International, LLC

Tradesmen International is recognized across North America as the construction industry's premier source for high-caliber skilled tradespeople. We have more than 150 office locations and are proud to employ a team of over 10,000 office, service and craft professionals. We are looking for a demonstrated leader who can work collaboratively to support the company’s continued growth. This position is located at the Corporate Headquarters in Macedonia, OH, which is a suburb of Cleveland.

Our company is full of success stories where our people embrace game-changing challenges and are rewarded with excellent advancement opportunities. We have a fun and winning culture.

Tradesmen is rapidly growing and was purchased by Blackstone Private Equity in February 2017.

About The Blackstone Group

The Blackstone Group is a leading global alternative asset manager and provider of financial advisory services. It is one of the largest independent alternative asset managers in the world. Its alternative asset management businesses include the management of corporate private equity funds, real estate opportunity funds, funds of hedge funds, mezzanine funds, senior debt funds, proprietary hedge funds and closed-end mutual funds.

About Benefits

We offer our employees a competitive annual salary and a comprehensive benefits package that includes 401k, Medical, Dental, Short Term Disability and Voluntary Supplemental Life Insurance. We also offer Paid Time Off for vacation and paid holidays.

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

Angela Schon



Req ID 2019-210010IN

Category Recruiter

Job Board IN


Employment Type Regular Full-Time