Construction Recruiter

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Job Details

  • Location: Lorton, VA, 22199
  • Date Posted: 2023-01-26
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Construction/Trades
  • Req Number: R5010497
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Clark Construction's subsidiary, Shirley Contracting Company, is a leading provider of comprehensive transportation and heavy civil construction services in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Our core values guide the way we do business. Our steadfast commitment to safety and innovation, and our pride and belief in our people are fundamental to our continued success. Our employees are our greatest asset. We strive to create a rewarding work environment, promote a culture of teamwork, and provide opportunities for professional development.

Do you have “the gift of gab”? If so, join our team! Shirley Contracting Company, LLC is looking for a Construction Recruiter to work at our main office in Lorton, Virginia.


  • Demonstrated ability to recruit for a broad range of craft and entry level positions in multiple states

  • Prior experience with full-cycle recruiting including; job advertising, candidate tracking, and onboarding is preferred.

  • Exceptional customer service orientation (with HR team, hiring managers, candidates, employees, vendors, etc.)

  • Outstanding communication, negotiation, organizational and time-management skills

  • A team player with leadership abilities

  • Proficiency with standard business software (Office, G Suite)

  • Must pass pre-employment physical/drug screening


  • Partner with hiring and operations managers for hiring and recruiting needs.

  • Design and implement aggressive recruitment sourcing and advertising strategies including targeted diversity recruitment strategies.

  • Utilize innovative and creative recruitment methods in a cost effective and timely manner.

  • Attract passive candidates and build pipelines through cold calling and networking.

  • Lead and participate in hiring and networking events.

  • Scheduling of candidate phone screens, in-person interviews, and try-outs.

  • Facilitates onsite and virtual interviews.

  • Coordinates pre-employment testing and communicates to appropriate parties on completeness / pending issues.

  • Process all new hires in Workday.

  • Build requisitions in Workday, candidate flow management within Workday, disposition candidates and refresh requisitions.

  • Manages employee referral process and payment.

  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Job Type: Full-Time, Year-Round

  • Location: Lorton, Virginia

  • Working Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

  • Benefits: Competitive salary, Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401K with Company Match and Company Contribution, and PTO (Sick, Vacation, and Holidays).

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis in order to be considered.