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Driver Recruiter

Location: 

Houston, TX, US, 77001

Req ID: 238863 

 

   

BASIC PURPOSE: The Driver Recruiter will help to identify, recruit and hire talent that supports the growth of the Gemini Team.  As a Driver Recruiter, this individual will source, screen and evaluate candidates for all Gemini Driver positions. The Driver Recruiter will have a solid knowledge of company policies and procedures, culture and business needs. The recruiter will assist in developing a strategic recruiting plan with the business leaders.   

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Management of the recruiting process for existing and future positions for Gemini driver needs.
  • Fosters collaboration with our recruiting team and regional managers to understand position requirements and establish strategic sourcing plans.
  • Work with each regional manager to analyze staffing levels in anticipation of recruiting needs.
  • Provides excellent customer service to all applicants by assisting in timely feedback and communication.  Responsible for files related to all applicants and open job descriptions.
  • Review, interview and make candidate recommendations for hire.
  • Source potential candidates from various channels including but not limited to; social media, on site career fairs, and driving schools.
  • Partner with targeted schools and other professional organizations to enhance recruiting efforts.
  • Manage recruiting software, reporting and all aspects of communication necessary for filling open positions now and in the future.
  • Oversight and management of background check process for Gemini driving positions as well as collaboration with compliance team members.
  • Maintains professionalism and confidentiality with candidates throughout the hiring process and afterwards.
  • Assists in Affirmative Action outreach and processes for all Gemini positions.
  • Travel required up to 25% to attend job fairs, etc.
  • Other duties assigned as needed.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:
    • HS Diploma or equivalent required
    • Bachelor’s Degree in HR or HR related field a plus
  • Experience:
    • 3 years + driver recruiting experience (preferred)
    • Commercial driving experience a plus

 

      SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:
    • Hard Skills: knowledge of Microsoft Office and HR specific software knowledge a plus.
    • Soft Skills: willingness and ability to learn from other departments, good verbal and written communication skills, strong time management skills, strong organization skills, can-do attitude, sense of urgency, ability to take constructive criticism and strong work ethic.
  • Typical Physical Demands:
    • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping.
    • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
    • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.
    • Requires normal range of hearing and vision.

 

Job Function(s): Corporate 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.


Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Delivery, Recruiting, Strategic Sourcing, Driver, Retail, Human Resources, Operations