Talent Acquisition Specialist
in Montreal, QC

Montreal, QC
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
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Competition Number: 22006943

Talent Acquisition Specialist (Hybrid Work Available)
Midland Transport Limited has become a leader in the transportation industry by providing superior quality service to our customers. Our services include LTL, T/L, Courier Services, and Third-Party Logistics/ Brokerage which provide the convenience of one-stop shipping.
Midland Transport is currently seeking a Talent Acquisition Specialist working out of our Quebec Location (Dorval or Quebec). In this role, you will lead Midland's full-cycle recruitment activities and translate hiring needs into strategic recruitment and implementation plan. If you want to be a valued member of our team, build positive and collaborative relationships, lead the conversation and explore new frontiers, this role is for you.
Who You Are:
  • Education Required: Post-secondary education in a related field; business, administration, human resources, or marketing preferred
  • Years of Experience Required:
  • Experience recruiting within the transportation industry is preferred, but not required
  • Process thinking and the ability/experience to work independently
  • Customer focused with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Energetic self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Able to meet deadlines under pressure while managing multiple priorities
  • A track record for bringing forward new and creative solutions to recruiting opportunities
  • A keen eye for detail and demonstrating a high sense of urgency in delivering high-quality customer service
  • Bilingualism required (French & English)

What You Will Do:
  • Work closely with Midland's leadership team to develop a workforce plan, recruitment strategies, and programs that provide for effective recruitment.
  • Collaborate with HR partners and hiring managers to support the recruitment lifecycle including posting requisitions, screening, conducting pre-employment assessments, and completing all background checks.
  • Develop and execute comprehensive recruitment marketing plans to source qualified candidates using referral programs, social media platforms, targeting recruitment ads, and maintaining candidate pipelines.
  • Effectively use the company's online applicant tracking system (Taleo) to create job postings, and track candidate flow for each required requisition.
  • Evaluate applicants using a variety of screening and assessment techniques to identify qualified applicants, maintaining standards set by the Company.
  • Coordinate with the Driver Services team to manage timeliness of practical evaluations, hiring, and orientation.
  • Maintain knowledge of all provincial and federal employment regulations as they relate to recruitment.
  • Coordinate and attend job fairs, community events, educational institutions, and other recruitment events.
  • Compile recruitment data, identify emerging recruitment trends, and prepare reports as required.
  • Work with headhunters & personnel agencies as required


To Apply for this Opportunity

Please apply online.
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Midland Transport Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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