Talent Acquisition Specialist

Cherry Hill, NJ
Posted 3 months ago

One Hat, One Contract, One Responsibility

Talent Acquisition Specialist


Join Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. a leader in the construction industry with over a century of service supporting America’s most important infrastructure projects in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.  Riggs Distler has a reputation as an employer of choice in the industry and promotes a safe, exciting, and team-oriented work environment, empowering people to grow and evolve with our business.

As a Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will be responsible for full cycle recruiting.  You will work closely with company management in developing talent and be an integral part of the Riggs Distler team.


  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company sponsored Healthcare Plan including Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
  • HSA Account with Company Contribution
  • 401k Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accident & Critical Illness Insurance
  • Student Loan Payment & 529 College Saving Program
  • Company Paid:
    • Life & AD&D Insurance
    • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Employee Assistance Program


  • Work with company managers to determine hiring needs and sourcing options
  • Create and manage job requisitions, post jobs using various company and outside resources (LinkedIn, Job Boards, etc.)
  • Interact and develop relationships with headhunting firms
  • Propose solutions when candidate flow is lacking
  • Pre-screen resumes, conduct phone screens, and coordinate interviews
  • Create an excellent candidate experience
  • Develop and maintain relationships with career placement offices at educational institutions, trade schools, and professional associations
  • Plan, organize and participate in career fairs with an emphasis on on-campus recruiting.
  • Some travel required within the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States

Education, Skills, Experience Needed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred
  • 3-5 years of high-volume recruitment experience preferably in the construction industry
  • Knowledge of employment practices and employment law applicable to recruitment
  • Ability to represent the company in a professional manner at events
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills to build relationships with internal and external partners
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple mandates
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Experience working in an applicant tracking system, SuccessFactors a plus


This job description is subject to change at any time.  It reflects management’s assignment of essential functions and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.  Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.

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