Recruitment Specialist

  • Category
    Human resources - HR Recruiter
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco’s client located in Ottawa-west is currently searching for a Recruitment Specialist to join its team.  Reporting to the VP of HR, the Recruitment Specialist will play a key role in the recruitment and selection of employees and compliance with our client’s company policies and current legislation across divisions.  The ideal candidate will have at minimum two years of relevant experience with full cycle recruitment and will own a vehicle.


This is a contract leading to permanent opportunity offering full-time hours and a pay rate of $17 per hour. 


Duties of a Recruitment Specialist Include:


  • Obtain recruitment requirements from internal clients, generally Operations Managers
  • Builds applicant sources by researching and contacting community centers, colleges, and attending job fairs
  • Attracts candidates by posting and updating job advertisements, social media, and other websites and by being a positive brand ambassador within the community
  • Performs interviews, reference checks, and makes hiring decisions
  • Develops and maintains a pipeline of candidates for upcoming hiring needs
  • Maintains all pertinent applicant and interview data
  • Processes new employee and independent contractor payroll packages
  • Verifies all new hire documentation is collected and submitted
  • Coordinates training sessions and monitors attendance certifications
  • Ensures every employee has required certification(s) and has completed all required training
  • Other related duties as assigned


Requirements Include:


  • At minimum two years of relevant experience including full-cycle recruitment
  • Completion of a related university degree or college diploma a definite asset
  • Current HRPA member and working towards or currently holds CHRP or CHRL designation preferred
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Must have a vehicle as position will require travel within the Ottawa area to colleges, employment centres, and various events

To be considered for this new and exciting opportunity, apply now!


  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_021956_12059668

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.