KBR Recruiter in Houston, Texas

Title: Recruiter

Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Job Number: 1063637

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


KBRwyle is searching for a results-oriented Recruiter to join our team providing full life-cycle recruiting support.

The role will support government contracts with a primary focus on those positions requiring Security Clearances.

The individual will support programs located throughout the East Coast and other locations as necessary.

When you become part of the KBRwyle team, your opportunities are endless.

We are the global government services business of KBR, Inc. with over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations.

We deliver full life cycle professional and technical services and are trusted to lead many of the world’s largest and most critical government programs.

KBRwyle's core capabilities include logistics, engineering, operations, science, program and acquisition management, IT, cyber and security services.

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

Successfully manage a high number of requisitions on a weekly basis and fill positions with quality candidates in a timely manner

Creatively identify qualified candidates through a variety of recruiting sources including, but not limited to the internal Applicant Tracking System, internet sources, professional associations, and internal and external job fairs

Prequalify and submit a diverse slate of candidates to hiring managers for further consideration/selection for interview process

Manage candidate activity through the applicant tracking system and/or resume database

Maintain metrics related to the recruitment function

Leverage strong communication/collaboration skills to build strong cross-functional partnerships to support the business demands effectively

The position may require overtime including weekend hours and periodic travel

Develop creative recruiting strategies to attract qualified candidates to meet customer demands

Source, screen, and identify qualified candidates for direct hire opportunities

Determine applicant qualifications by interviewing applicants, analyzing responses, comparing qualifications to job requirements

Meet with hiring managers to discuss staffing needs

Interview prospective employees for positions by advertising, direct contact, employee referrals, research organizations, employment agencies, and job fairs

Refer applicants to particular job openings, coordinates pre-employment screening activities

Under general supervision, and occasional direct supervision, performs assignments requiring experience and knowledge of standard concepts within their field

Displays core competencies by analyzing possible solutions using standard procedures while developing advanced skills

Ability to build and maintain strong customer and client relationships and network

Qualifications and Experience:

High-volume staffing experience required

Minimum 4

years of recruiting experience in a fast-paced environment

Recent recruiting experience in a challenging, government contracting environment

Experience with recruiting positions requiring Security Clearances preferred

Ability to interact with all levels of the organization to successfully manage customer relationships

Strong business acumen, follow-through and attention to detail

Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and customer service skills required

Active Security Clearance (Secret level or above) preferred.

Education and Computer skills

Associate’s degree in Human Resources, Business or related field.

Experience with Taleo Applicant Tracking System strongly desired

Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

Must have the ability to learn new software and navigate the internet with ease

Advanced internet recruiting skills and experience


Job: Human Resources