• Full Time
  • Windsor

WDBA-APWD

Talent Acquisition Specialist Position at WDBA Company Profile Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) offers a unique opportunity to work on the largest bi-national infrastructure project in North America today – the Gordie Howe International Bridge. Join our team and gain extensive career experience working closely with professionals in the specialization of engineering, finance, legal and communications. Many of our roles will support the operation of the bridge for the years ahead, following the current construction stage of the project. WDBA is a Canadian Crown corporation created to deliver the Gordie Howe International Bridge project between Windsor, ON and Detroit, MI through a public-private partnership (P3). WDBA is responsible for overseeing and managing the construction and operation of the Gordie Howe International Bridge project which will be a legacy landmark that connects nations, economies and cultures. Find out more about the incentives our company has to offer below. Now is the time to make your mark on this legacy project. About this Opportunity At WDBA, we value our people and their contributions in an environment of trust, support and dedication. As a member of the Legal and Administration team, reporting to the Manager, Human Resources, you will be responsible for the oversight of recruitment, including attracting, networking, and welcoming new talent, assisting with the development of organizational recruitment strategy, and the development of a formal recruitment program. This role will serve as a strategic partner throughout the organization, fulfilling hiring objectives for all departments while sourcing key talent to fulfill WDBA’s current and forecasted recruitment needs. The Talent Acquisition Specialist will work in collaboration with department managers to understand and support business strategy and develop long term talent staffing plans. This position will be a first point of contact throughout the recruitment cycle and will support a positive candidate and employee experience. Position Requirements Ø University/college degree or diploma in Human Resources or Business Administration degree with a concentration in Human Resources Ø Experience using talent sourcing platforms (LinkedIn, LinkedIn Recruiter, Indeed, University job posting boards, etc) is considered an asset Ø 3-4 years of related recruitment experience Ø Demonstrated ability to effectively and professionally communicate orally and in writing Ø Demonstrated interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships inside and outside of the organization Ø Strong time management and organizational skills and attention to detail to manage work, competing deadlines and sensitive projects Ø Ability to build and maintain positive relationships Ø Team player, able to work effectively with all levels of the organization Ø Self-starter with a high degree of initiative Ø Professionalism, tact, and reasoning capabilities Ø Ability to maintain confidentiality Ø Able to adapt to rapidly changing priorities with a positive attitude Ø Demonstrated problem-solving and influencing skills Ø Intermediate/Advanced Microsoft Office skills Ø Proficiency in Microsoft Teams Ø Knowledge of Canada Labour Code, considered an asset Ø Knowledge of current and awareness of emerging legislative obligations and their application in the workplace Ø Knowledge of the Hay job evaluation tool, considered an asset Ø Ability to obtain a Government of Canada Personnel Screening/Security Clearance Ø Ability to travel within Ontario and Michigan Ø Hours of work may include evenings and weekends Working at WDBA Our work offers a perfect balance of reward and challenge. Here are some of the amazing advantages of being part of our team: Ø Work with dedicated and collaborative colleagues on a once-in-a-generation project. Ø Receive full-time employment with competitive compensation packages. Ø Have the opportunity for ample growth and development, including paid training options. Ø Be rewarded for being a high performer through our employee performance review program. Ø Join one of our many employee-led committees, including supporting the continued development of diversity, equity and inclusion within the workplace. Ø Enjoy a comprehensive health and dental package starting on your first day, including short-term and long-term disability benefits. Ø Be part of a defined contribution pension plan offered with up to 9% employee/employer match. Ø Discuss with your manager hybrid and flexible work options available, including a mixed remote and in-office work environment and flex-scheduling. Ø Take advantage of our extensive paid time-off benefits (vacation, personal days, volunteer day, and paid statutory holidays). Ø Learn how we support “disengagement” as part of our corporate culture to achieve work-life balance. Ø Engage directly with our passionate and experienced leadership team. How to Apply Qualified applicants may apply up to and including January 20, 2023. Please quote file #WDBA-225. Resumes must be submitted electronically and are only accepted in MS Word or PDF format. Although all applications are appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. This is a general position summary for a role vacancy at WDBA. A formalized job description or position outline is used to determine that the hiring goals and requirements for each WDBA position are achieved through a standard competition. The full position outline is provided to candidates selected to participate in the interview process and is to be accepted at the time of hire. WDBA values talent and diversity as cornerstones of our success and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce that is reflective of our community and country. To support this commitment, we encourage applications from people of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, gender identities or expressions. Job Type: Full-time Schedule: 8 hour shift Work Location: Hybrid remote in Windsor, ON Application deadline: 2023-01-20 Show more Report

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