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Human Resources Generalist/Recruiter

Cadwell Yakima, WA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Position Summary:

The human resources generalist/recruiter is responsible for performing human resources functions in some or all of the following areas: assist with recruitment activities, training, and in development and composition of personnel policies and procedures. Our ideal candidate possesses considerable skill in interviewing techniques, extensive knowledge of personnel policy and procedures, crushes performance goals, leads with heart and intellect, demonstrates a sense of urgency, and understands the value of providing amazing candidate experiences. This position is located in Kennewick, WA.

Key Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Assist with recruitment activities such as sourcing, screening, posting open positions on our website and job boards, creating a pipeline of candidates, creating job description, conducting phone screens, and attending recruitment and job fair events
  • Establish university partnerships and plan campus presence, coordinate, and attend college and community recruiting events
  • Upon management approval of new requisition, work with CHRO to obtain role briefing and to agree sourcing strategies and timeline
  • Work within predefined recruitment processes while monitoring that process to identify, recommend areas, improve and to ensure best practices at all times
  • Document, track, and maintain applicant records and status
  • Compile monthly recruiting metrics to determine recruiting efficiencies
  • Conduct initial phone screen
  • Assist with orientation of new employees
  • Assist HR to update job requirements and descriptions for all positions in order to fulfill business objectives and provide clarity to employees
  • Insure a memorable and amazing experience for every candidate
  • Manage the summer student/intern program from planning to executing, including overseeing events, planning the training curriculum, and managing feedback processes
  • Conducts training sessions covering specified areas of job/company training
  • Use social media and ads to help recruit candidates
  • Assist in development and composition of personnel policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned

Education / Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in human resources
  • SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credential preferred
  • One to three years of HR experience preferred
  • Experience in the development and analysis of recruitment metrics a plus
  • One year of related experience with at least one year of extensive talent management experience a plus

Skills / Job Knowledge / Abilities:

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, including formal presentation skills before small groups to clearly communicate information preferred
  • Detail oriented, well organized with strong time and project management skills
  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team and can positively adapt to changing requirements, deadlines, and priorities
  • Must have a working understanding of city, state, and federal employment law
  • Excellent command of spelling, grammar, and vocabulary usage preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Suite, and the ability to learn company’s computer programs
  • Ability to work well with a wide range of personalities, both virtually and in-person, is key for success
  • Excellent research and networking skills
  • Commitment to confidentiality
  • Requires the following physical activities: reaching, bending, stooping, squatting, crawling, kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting and carrying up to 20 pounds, finger dexterity, repetitive motions, standing, walking, sitting, hearing, visual acuity, color vision, and talking


Cadwell, located in Kennewick, Washington is a privately owned, established and rapidly growing Medical (Neurological) Device Manufacturer. Cadwell has substantial market share in several of our product lines, which range from comprehensive brain and sleep analysis, to muscular disorder diagnostics, and high-risk intraoperative (surgical) monitoring. Join Cadwell and be a part of the team that helps you help others!


Yakima, WA

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