Knight Transportation, Inc Driver Recruiter in Phoenix, Arizona
Primary Purpose and Essential Functions Recruit, screen, interview and hire qualified Driver applicants to improve Driver retention and safety.
Execute traditional and creative recruiting strategies that attract the ideal candidates.
Establish immediate rapport with potential driving associates by seeking to understand their career goals and interests.
Practice integrity with each conversation in order to hire long-lasting driving associates.
Understand and sell our company culture.
Contact all new leads the day they are received using 3 methods of contact (Phone, Email, Text).
Utilize computers and computer systems to set up functions, enter data, or process information, while ensuring that departmental policies and procedures are followed to the highest standard.
Set specific commitments with each potential driving associate and follow up to make sure they are kept.
Daily contact with drivers scheduled for DQP.
Inform potential applicants about facilities, operations, benefits, pay, and specialty and dedicated opportunities.
Read, review, and understand all reports (i.e. MVRs, DAC and background checks).
Interview, gather, and analyze information skillfully to obtain a complete application and pre-qualify applicants.
Use only the highest standards when hiring a potential driving associate.
Maintain a relationship with both the Service Center and Clearing House to understand the specific qualities of driving associates we are searching for.
Proactively work to assist others in achieving the organization's objectives.
Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office suite. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Sound judgement and problem solving skills. Thorough and detail oriented. Good listening skills. Self-motivated and good interpersonal skills. Constantly maintain a professional appearance.
Education: Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and/or experience required.
Experience Required: 1+ year recruiting experience and/or outside sales experience required. Driver Recruiter - K