HUMAN RESOURCES - RECRUITING & PLACEMENT
NEWPORT NEWS, VA 23600 | Direct-Hire (Perm)
An ideal Placement Specialist will exhibit extraordinary communication skills and be skilled in conflict management, will be a critical thinker and decision maker and will be organized, discrete and ethical. Our clients, employees and job candidates look for our staff to maintain a professional demeanor, a positive attitude and a high energy level. A team-oriented, solution focused approach to serving both our clients and employees, is a must.
Main responsibilities include:
Assist clients with filling their staffing needs by working with applicants and employees to determine best fit.
Maintain profitability in the branch through cost containment and effective placement of employees into suitable roles, work with our Account Managers in business development, and cultivate growth from established clients.
Recruit using social media, job fairs, advertising, etc.
Ensure the branch is compliant while serving our client companies and employees in local, state and federal labor law requirements.
Maintain fruitful relationships with current clients and establish good relationships with new ones.
General knowledge of Worker's Compensation, Unemployment Claims, Payroll, E-Verify, employment and labor laws and regulations that impact human resources and employment. High level of computer proficiency using Microsoft Office, applicant tracking software, payroll, job boards, etc.
Excellent verbal communication and writing skills.
Great leadership and strong analytical skills.
Ability to multitask and manage multiple clients and employees, at once.
Bachelor s degree preferred.
Reliance Staffing provides a great opportunity to work for a dynamic, reputable, full-service staffing firm in Newport News, working alongside staff members to recruit and fill roles for our client companies.
This is an excellent career opportunity for those wanting to succeed and work to continue to build upon the established business and contracts we hold on the Peninsula. Reliance prides itself on offering a valuable connection and bridge to employment between employees searching and companies seeking a solution to their staffing needs. We work with many different industries filling multiple roles and offer temporary, temp-to hire and direct hire placements.
Reliance offers an excellent salary and benefit package including a monthly profit sharing program. We have been in business since 1982, have received the best of staffing award from both talent and clients for more than 5 years, and have recently expanded into the Richmond market. We offer more than one avenue for growth.
Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in pursuing this role, and apply online.
(757)873-6644 Lynn Connor
Lynn Connor is Vice President of Reliance and one of the company’s owners. She is also part of the second generation of Sarachs to own and operate Reliance. Lynn joined Reliance in 1983, opened the Peninsula division of Reliance with the Newport News office in 1988 and followed with the Suffolk office in 1994. She received a regional Young Entrepreneur of the Year award from the Small Business Administration in 1992. Lynn offers experience in contracts, worker’s compensation, business development and the complex nature of employer-related responsibilities.
“Out of the few staffing agencies I’ve registered with, Reliance definitely exceeded ALL of my expectations. The staff is always friendly and they work diligently to place me on an assignment in a timely manner. I love them!” - feedback from our 2017 Talent Survey