Ryder System Corporate Recruiter in ROANOKE, Texas

Position Description

Recruiters , are you tired of the old agency games? Are you yearning for some great competition without having to swim with sharks? Would you like to get to know one company & one culture, become a part of it, and see the impact your hires make each and every day? Are you ready to grow your career while developing others?

At Ryder, we’re looking for people who are obsessed with recruiting, who are never satisfied with anything less than the best. They develop long and lasting friendships with those they recruit and are proud of being on the phone all of the time. They aren’t happy unless they are challenged to give it all they’ve got. We’re looking for those who see themselves becoming a whole lot more in the years to come.

In this role, internally titled "Recruiter II", you will partner directly with the business and:

  • Creatively and assertively recruit top talent to join Ryder by networking, cold calling and using top notch social media skills.

  • Market Ryder as a global Employer of Choice

  • Guide candidates through the recruiting process (while asking for referrals along the way) – ensuring a smooth interview process and an even smoother offer & acceptance.

  • Advise, counsel and manage (but never “sell”) hiring managers throughout the course of the interaction – from the initial scoping call through the final selection of the new employee.

  • Build, cultivate and grow pools / pipelines of talented professionals, enabling faster reactive hiring and driving proactive hiring of top talent when possible.

  • Judiciously work with headhunters when the organization’s best interests are served by using external recruiting resources.

  • Be creative, bring ideas to the table, suggest and implement improvements, try new things, and challenge others.

  • Provide recommendations to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the recruiting process.



  • Bachelor's degree or minimum of 8 (eight) years equivalent work experience

  • A minimum of 2 (two) years experience in a related area


  • General knowledge of functional area(s) assigned

  • Must have business perspective


Additional Responsibilities include:

  • Source, screen, interview and refer candidates to hiring manager

  • Determine best avenue in recruiting

  • Develop effective working relationships with placement agencies and external recruiters

  • Maintain effective working relationships with HR and business partners to ensure appropriate service levels are met

  • Ensure compliance with all legal aspects of recruiting

  • Promote the organization as an employer of choice

  • Exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate actions

  • Work in compliance with established procedures and/or protocols

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-53565

Category Human Resources

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9890