Recruiter (Craft) - Lafayette, IN

Recruiter (Craft) - Lafayette, IN 


Location: Lafayette, Indiana  


Bilfinger is a leading international industrial services provider, active primarily in Continental Europe, Northwest Europe, North America, and the Middle East. With over 4,500 skilled employees in North America, Bilfinger delivers its services across multiple industries that include petrochemical, oil & gas, consumer goods, energy and utilities, and government services. Bilfinger has offices in 40 states, and our project portfolio covers the entire value chain from consulting, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, maintenance, plant expansion, and turnarounds to environmental technologies and digital applications.  We have over 100 years of industrial experience on projects as small as $500 and as large as $40M, performed in every time zone of the United States.



Position Summary:


This position is responsible for the full life-cycle of recruitment including direct sourcing activities, interviewing and negotiating compensation packages. The primary focus is to develop and implement strategies related to staffing. This includes the development of programs to increase diversity as well as establish long term relationships with higher education and industry associations in support of recruiting.This position will work directly with hiring managers to understand the organization’s business goals and determine the next steps in order to integrate recruiting best practices and process improvements to further company goals. This position will have a strong focus on helping Bilfinger to become the employer of choice in its industry. This position is located in Indianapolis, IN.


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Attracts top talent and manages all aspects of the recruiting process; both directly and passively.
  • Utilizes candidate relationship management skills to identify, qualify, and screen potential candidates.
  • Collaborates with multiple hiring managers and personnel to evaluate position criteria, determine staffing needs and establish minimum qualifications and skills required for open positions throughout all levels of the organization
  • Updates and tracks recruitment files and prepares and places job advertising across appropriate media
  • Develops and maintains a strong network of contacts to identify and source quality candidates
  • Attends career fairs and networking events developing talent pipeline
  • Plans, organizes, and ensures compliance with policies and programs encompassing employment and / or staffing functions
  • Demonstrates confidence in interactions with individuals of all levels and backgrounds while exhibiting a strong business acumen
  • Possess excellent communication skills and demonstrates a strong track record of placements
  • Must have in-depth knowledge and experience with social media recruiting.
  • Demonstrates a strong drive towards results with the ability to improve productivity and reduce turnover
  • Works to build and implement a diversity recruiting strategy
  • Develops and measures the success of recruitment processes by using various data and reports
  • Demonstrates the ability to establish trust and confidence by maintaining a high level of credibility, integrity, and skilled communication with managers, staff and candidates
  • Utilizes sourcing tools and techniques to identify candidates such as online social networking, traditional networking, Boolean searches, and referrals.
  • Demonstrates proactive efforts and actively engages with hiring managers to provide ongoing status reports on sourcing activities and candidates.


Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum 3-5 years of full life cycle recruiting experience
  • Experience recruiting craft is required
  • Ability to fluently speak and write Spanish highly preferred
  • Experience recruiting a variety of professional (staff) positions is a plus.
  • Excellent knowledge of recruiting systems and job boards required.
  • SAP-Success Factors experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree highly desired
  • SHRM, AIRS, or other relevant certifications desired
  • Strong knowledge of HR practices and employment laws
  • Ability to ensure privacy/confidentiality of all employee information required
  • Must be very organized and detail oriented
  • Able to work independently
  • Must be a team player




Please reach out to Saul Hernandez ( in case of any questions related to this position.


Bilfinger Inc.  is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other legally protected characteristics.


This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

If E-Verify cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, this employer is required to give you written instructions and an opportunity to contact Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or Social Security Administration (SSA) so you can begin to resolve the issue before the employer can take any action against you, including terminating your employment.

Employers can only use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.


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Please be advised that these communications are FRAUDULENT and are NOT sent from anyone within or affiliated with Bilfinger. These email messages are a scam and should be treated as such. Bilfinger does not make job offers via social media, unsolicited email or without personally interviewing candidates first. We never send you cheques in order to pay contractors to set up a home office. Never send money or pass on personal details to anyone suggesting they can provide employment with Bilfinger, and never reply to an email address that does not end in

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If you are interested in an employment with Bilfinger, please submit your application in the safe environment of our global job portal only.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette

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