Recruitment Consultant


Job Type:Full Time
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Alcoa is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products. Our Company is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since developing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate. This kind of operating excellence takes a special kind of team, made up of special people. One of them could be you.

About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced recruiting professional to be part of our Regional Recruitment team. This role will be based at one of our WA locations.

Alcoa has long recognised that the strength of its business is related to its focus on attracting and retaining a talented diverse workforce. The prime objective of this position is to provide timely and effective recruitment services to our business and to continue the development of best practice recruitment strategies, including attraction and talent sourcing.

The Recruitment Consultant is required to maintain national process consistency, ensure a fair process is conducted, assist with strategies for external competitiveness and utilise technology in the assessment and delivery of services. Additionally, you will be a part of the wider HR team for your site and our WA operations, often supporting other HR initiatives to ensure best practice delivery HR to our business.

For the right candidate, flexible work arrangements would be considered for this role. Please let us know when you apply if this is something you are seeking.

As a nationally recognised employer of choice for gender equity and advocate for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex inclusion, Alcoa encourages applications from women, people of diverse backgrounds and those with different skills and life experiences.

About you

Our values – act with integrity, operate with excellence, care for people – are at the foundation of everything we do.

The successful applicant will be a proactive and motivated individual with a strong focus on customers and a commitment to excellence. You will be able to demonstrate effective recruitment sourcing expertise in previous roles and present as professional, personable and with outstanding communication, team and organisation skills. Experience in HR particularly recruitment, is essential, and tertiary qualifications are desirable.

About where you will work

Alcoa of Australia’s recruitment team supports all locations, those in Western Australia include Booragoon head office, Peel regional office, Huntly and Willowdale Bauxite Mine, Bunbury and Kwinana Port and the three Alumina refineries located at Kwinana, Pinjarra and Wagerup.

Applications close

Monday 22nd October 2018

About Alcoa in Australia?

Alcoa employs approximately 4,300 people in Western Australia (WA) and Victoria; most of our employees live regionally and our head office is in the Perth suburb of Booragoon.

Alcoa has been named an employer of choice for 16 consecutive years by the Federal Government’s Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA), and Alcoa of Australia’s Chairman and Managing Director Michael Parker is a WGEA Pay Equity Ambassador.

Alcoa is an active and supportive partner in the community. The company sponsors ideas and opportunities important to local people such as addressing mental health, inspiring youth, promoting environmental education and highlighting health and safety.

Alcoa has been contributing economically and socially in Western Australia and Victoria for more than 50 years. More than 75 per cent of Alcoa of Australia’s total annual revenue stays in Australia through wages, local purchasing, taxes, royalties, capital investment and dividends to Australian shareholders.

Additional information

It is Alcoa's policy that all employees must advise their immediate supervisor or manager of their application prior to applying.

You will only be contacted if you are shortlisted for an interview, this process can take up to four weeks from the closing date.

  • This position is available only to permanent Australian residents or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia. Please ensure this information is clearly stated on your application.
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