Daily Archives: March 18, 2016

Recruiter – Durham/National Express

Position Title: Recruiter

Position Location: Shelby County, TN

Due to expansion in Shelby County, TN, we are currently seeking an experienced recruiting professional to serve as a Contract Recruiter based from our Memphis Customer Service Center located at 2471 Covington Pike.  This position is responsible for the recruitment of School Bus Drivers.

This is a contract-to-hire opportunity with potential for regular employment at the completion of the contract period depending on long-term business needs.

Position Responsibilities Include:

  • Proactively Recruit drivers through a variety of methods, social networks, social media, cold calling, referrals and community events
  • Being part of the community (i.e. Chamber of Commerce, local events, etc.)
  • Conceive and implement campaigns to drive applicant flow
  • Marketing the benefits of working for Durham as a School Bus Driver and asking for referrals from applicants
  • Researching additional advertising options (newspapers, online sources, direct mail, clubs, associations, etc.) in the area
  • Researching part-time employment Job Fairs in the area
  • Setting up and Attending Job Fairs; tracking total number of attendees, where attendees heard about Job Fair and, if attendees decide they are not interested in Driver position, capturing detailed reasons why
  • Receiving all online driver applications and guiding drivers through background and training process
  • Maintaining weekly report that tracks where all applicants, callers, walk-ins, and Job Fair attendees heard about employment with Durham
  • Compiling and reporting on Recruiting numbers on a weekly basis
  • Maintaining the highest level of ethical behavior with our customers, fellow employees, and communities we serve
  • Tracking and analyzing recruiting statistics and making recommendations for efficiencies.
  • Tracking/analyzing cost effectiveness of all advertising sources

 Position Requirements Include:

  • College coursework required; college degree preferred
  • 3-5 years of recruiting experience required with 3 or more years of experience in high volume recruiting required
  • Significant experience in the design, development, and implementation of recruiting procedures, policies, tools, metrics, KPIs, etc.
  • Headhunting, cold calling experience
  • Must be motivated, persistent, positive, knowledgeable, upbeat attitude and a good work ethic
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work in a consistently fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Well-developed multi-tasking, time management, and organization skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.) and transportation related software
  • Familiar with general labor laws, such as hiring requirements, wage expectations, equal opportunity employment policies, affirmative action initiatives and laws pertaining to safety, ethics and regulations
  • Experience with an applicant tracking system; Taleo preferred
  • Required to travel locally for recruiting events
  • Bilingual (Spanish) speaking skills a plus

  Durham School Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applicants can submit resume and application to http://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm03/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=DURHAMSCHOOLSERVICES&cws=2&rid=3968&source=Indeed.com

Additional opportunities can be found at www.durhamschoolservices.com

Closing Date: April 15, 2016



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ProLogistix Job Fair 3/19/16


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by | March 18, 2016 · 11:03 AM

Cossitt Library – Jobs & Careers Week, 3/28 – 4/1



Daily Events

Monday, 3/28/16

  • Memphis Area Legal Services 10-1
  • JobLINC & TN Career Coach 10am-3pm
  • Mid-South Food Bank 9-12
  • Staffline 10-5
  • MetaKote 10-5

Tuesday  3/29/16

  • Health Tech Institute of Memphis 11-1
  • Pro Staff 10-2
  • TransAmerica 1-5
  • Homecare by Wesley 10-4
  • Staffline 10-5
  • MetaKote 10-5

Wednesday 3/30/16

  • Resume Review & Build 1 on 1 with Earnest Shinault 11am – 1pm
  • Pro Staff 10-2
  • Homecare by Wesley 10-3
  • Durham School Services 10-2
  • Staffline 10-5
  • MATA 1-4
  • Central Defense 10-3

Thursday 3/31/16

  • Homecare by Wesley 10-3
  • Durham School Services 10-2
  • Staffline 10-5
  • Central Defense 10-3
  • AirServ Corp 10-2

Friday 4/1/16

  • Mid-South Food Bank 9-12
  • Homecare by Wesley 10am-2pm
  • AirServ Corp 10-2

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Job Fair – Bass Pro, Food & Beverage 3/22 & 3/23

Job Fair- Bass Pro Shop_1

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by | March 18, 2016 · 8:29 AM