Corporate Recruiter – Columbus, OH

Greater Columbus, OH area

Posted on 05/15/2019

Position Details




Construction / Special Trade Construction


Human Resources

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Associate's Degree

Reference ID:


Corporate Recruiter – Columbus, OH

Highland Consulting Group is a national executive search firm that specializes in recruiting and placing top talent for the construction industry.

We are recruiting for an experienced Skilled Trades Recruiter in the Columbus, OH area. Our client is a highly respected, stable and well established company that has been in business for over 75 years.  They are looking for a corporate recruiter to source trades people and head up a major part of the company's hiring efforts.  This is a position for a strong hunter and someone that wants to make a difference.

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Recruiting, screening and interviewing applicants on a daily basis for skilled trades positions
  • Write and interpret job descriptions
  • Create and post job postings for the company website, job boards and social media
  • Work job fairs, visit trade schools and colleges to attract new candidates
  • Match applicants to open job positions, and source for future job openings
  • Manage the company’s applicant tracking software and enter all resumes and notes regarding correspondence so that the process is documented
  • Reach out to perspective candidates and present the opportunities
  • Qualify and screen candidates
  • Interview candidates for open positions
  • Present qualified candidates to management for consideration
  • Schedule interviews as needed
  • Negotiate salary and benefits with applicants
  • Work with management to be proactive in filling positions as the company’s staffing needs change


  • Solid communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to establish timelines and budgets
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Previous recruiting experience is strongly preferred
  • Must have solid computer skills
  • A college degree is preferred but not required


This company cares about and is committed to the well being of its employees and their families. This commitment is reflected in a comprehensive benefit package provided to all employees.

If you are interested in this opportunity, and you have the experience and meet the job qualifications, please apply using the “Apply” link below. 

If you have questions about this opportunity, feel free to call me @ (724) 837-6336.

David O’Connor
Managing Director
Highland Consulting Group 
2000 Tower Way 
Suite 2041 
Greensburg, PA 15601


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