A.W. Chesterton Company

Sr. Recruiter--- Corporate

Location US-MA-Groveland
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/22/2018 3:36 PM)
Job ID
1st Shift


At Chesterton, we have a laser focus on our customers! This job impacts the customer by finding professionals with the right skills and talents to deliver our customers the quality products and service they expect from us. 


~~~~ We are only considering local candidates for this positions.  Candidates should be within driving distance to Groveland MA.


Job Summary:


The Sr. Recruiter will drive Chesterton's talent acquisition recruiting operation to successfully source, attract, hire and retain talented people for key positions across all Chesterton departments.  You will be supported by a talented Candidate Care Coordinator/ Jr. Recruiter.  You must have manufacturing recruiting experience in order to be successful in this position.




  • Drive full life cycle recruiting process and personally own average requisition load of 30 positions
  • Source candidates using social media, Web 2.0 and old school sourcing methods
  • Establish collaborative working relationships with hiring managers and HR Business Partners Manage hiring manager expectations
  • Craft job descriptions to reflect the company’s values and employee value proposition
  • Triage organic applicants by screening resumes daily
  • Manage agency relationships, including temp agencies
  • Conduct phone and on-site interviews
  • Create and conduct hiring manager workshops on hiring best practices
  • Handle required (legal, ISO, and other) recordkeeping and documentation associated with recruitment activities
  • Represent the company at career fairs and events


Essential Skills


Assignments are broad in nature, usually requiring appreciable originality and ingenuity. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Strong internet search skills---well beyond LinkedIn
  • Knowledge of best practices including the offer/accept dynamic
  • Knowledge of current technologies (ATS, HRIS, etc) with iCIMS a VERY STRONG plus
  • Experience with relocation and international visas a plus
  • A self-directed person with good judgment and high need to task completion
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to multi-task and follow through
  • Evidence of professional development and the ability to stay current on recruiting trends, market trends, etc.

Education and/or Experience:


  • 4+ years recruiting experience, with at least some of this experience being  in a manufacturing environment.  If you are a talented recruiter with fewer than 4 years of experience, tell us why you should be an exception.


Physical Demands: 


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, talk or hear and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. Moderate noise (i.e.; computer printers, traffic) exists daily in the work environment.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Employees assigned to certain tasks within this job may be required to participate in our Medical Surveillance Program.


All of A.W. Chesterton Company employment is contingent upon successfully passing a background check, drug test, and the respective medical surveillance requirements.


Chesterton is an equal opportunity employer  M/F/V/D




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