Howard County, MD
People – Recruiting /
Zūm has reimagined student transportation, the nation's largest mass transit system. Our integrated end-to-end cloud-based platform provides a modern service for school districts purpose-built around the needs of kids and the expectations of their families. Zūm provides one seamless, real-time interface for parents, drivers, schools, districts, administrators, and operators, to transport children safely and with increased visibility and personalized care. Our multi-sized vehicle approach includes an electric vehicle-first commitment, reduces student commute times by up to 20%, and coupled with our marketplace, delivers added fleet efficiency and optimization. We have been driving the industry forward since 2015, and with more than 8 million miles completed to date, we are leading a new era of safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable transportation.
We are looking for an onsite Operations/Driver Recruiter that will be able to facilitate full cycle recruiting for all positions within our school bus yards.
- Source and screen candidates for yard operation positions.
- Develop and facilitate ongoing Recruiting Orientations to ensure applicants understand the process and requirements of becoming a Professional School Bus Driver or Professional Non-CDL Driver.
- Assist in the development and implementation of a benchmark recruiting process.
- Screen applicants to ensure they meet minimum company and state qualifications and requirements.
- Assist in staffing to operational capacity and beyond to facilitate growth.
- Manage daily internal and external applicant flow or external applicants received.
- Evaluate applicants and drivers in training throughout the applicant and training process.
- Create an engaging and motivating environment for applicants and drivers in training.
- Partner with Safety/Training Managers to ensure an effective and timely training process for applicants once in the system.
- Create offer letters, manage pre-employment background checks to ensure applicants are moving through the process smoothly and update the Recruiting Pipeline Tracker to reflect real-time progress.
- Coordinate the pre-employment drug and background check process with our third party vendor(s).
- Report out progress at regular intervals to keep management informed through the process.
- Assist with recruiting and hiring events as needed and where needed by the company.
- Develop and maintain a working relationship with local recruiting teams and train them to implement the on-ground orientations, recruiting & retention events, and assist as needed with operational staffing needs.
- 2+ years' recruiting experience
- HR experience a plus
- Excellent customer service and interpersonal relationships building required
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Ability to work as a team-player
- Strong commitment to ethical practices to ensure compliance with all applicable policies, laws & regulations pertaining to handling sensitive matters confidentially
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to produce quality results with limited tools
- Organizational and planning skills; ability to multi-task; attention to detail; ability to produce quality results
- Ability to work remotely and also travel as needed anywhere in the country on short notice
- Able to work well and deliver results under pressure
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to maintain professionalism and exercise discretion when working with sensitive information
- Familiarity with the Google Suite of applications
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