Why work for Lafarge?:
As the global leader in innovative and sustainable building materials, we’re committed to shaping a greener, smarter and healthier world. At Lafarge Canada Inc., safety comes first, collaboration matters and diversity is celebrated with people who share our desire to continually make our materials better.
Do you have the drive, the skills, and the passion to join us?
Are you an outgoing and motivated individual looking for an opportunity to create connections in the community to source talent? Do you exhibit a strong competence in penetrating new markets and targeting potential candidates? Do you have a passion for either business development or the trades based employment industry?
Lafarge is searching for a Community Outreach Recruiter to develop a strategy for targeted events and programs to attract underrepresented talent in untapped markets. This role will seek new opportunities to source talent for our operational trades and labour roles, and maintain a viable pipeline and network of qualified talent.
The Community Outreach Recruiter leverages creative sources, social media platforms, professional organizations and community associations to promote Lafarge Canada’s brand, and to network, identify and recruit new talent across numerous markets.
This is a full-time work opportunity. Visits to work sites and community partners will be required as is a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. Travel between Calgary and Edmonton will be required. Approximate travel requirement is 30%.
- Consults with the Talent Manager and market business partners to understand market trends, resources, and opportunities to advance and build the talent pipeline
Learns the talent needs of multiple product lines within the AB market and collaborates with the Talent Manager, HR Managers, and operational managers to build a sourcing strategy
Proactive and ongoing building of a database of contacts and leads to connect with and create opportunities to market trades and labour based roles at Lafarge as an exciting career opportunity
Build connections with school boards, individual high schools, post-secondary institutions, community groups for newcomers to Canada, indigenous associations, organizations supporting women in trades, etc.
- Acts as a brand ambassador of Lafarge Canada, bringing our employee value proposition to life
- Fosters strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients.
Effectively promotes Lafarge Canada and business-specific brands across numerous markets and professional communities.
Supports and attends recruiting events.
Tracks successes through metric driven information and makes recommendations for enhancements based on data insights.
Researches and provides business intelligence and market data to support ongoing sourcing initiatives.
Maintains accurate and well-ordered documentation on prospects, searches, hiring manager interactions, and other sourcing activities to ensure Company and legal compliance with employment practices, policies, processes, and applicable laws.
Supports, high volume recruitment at peak times by screening candidates and scheduling interviews
Continually coordinates and documents communication with hiring managers and external stakeholders and partners; provides feedback on screening of prospects; assures timely action with recruiters to schedule and communicate movement of prospects through various pre-interview stages.
Graduate from a Business, Human Resources or Marketing degree program within the past two years
Experience & Skill Set:
Customer service related experience
Inside/outside sales experience
Proven experience attending networking events and building a business network
Experience with full cycle recruitment an asset
Building relationships rooted in trust
As part of our dedicated focus on the health and safety of all employees, a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check, may be required.
As we are reinventing the way the world builds, we need world-class talent to join our Lafarge Canada team: people who are passionate, driven by curiosity and keen to grow, learn, develop and thrive in our high-performance culture.
Whatever you do, you will make a difference here. Because we know that your passion and curiosity are the natural resources the world needs.
Check out our YouTube channel to learn more about our operations and see all career opportunities at www.lafarge.ca/careers.
We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.