Virgin Orbit

  • Junior Recruiter (Contract)

    Job Locations US-CA-Long Beach
    Req No.
    2018-5043
    Category
    Human Resources
    Type
    Contractor
    Classification
    Non-Exempt
  • Who we are

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    At Virgin Orbit, we launch the small satellite revolution, accessing space for missions that were previously unimaginable and fostering new ideas and technologies to create a truly spacefaring civilization. We deliver Virgin’s legendary customer service by pairing technological advancements with a clear focus on our customers’ needs. We build a workplace and a workforce for the future, knowing that our decisions and investments of today will launch the industries of tomorrow. We engage a diverse and inclusive community of dreamers and achievers in a shared mission to access space to improve life on Earth. At Virgin Orbit, we boost imagination. Search all of our job openings on our career portal.

     

    Position Summary

    Virgin Orbit (VO) is seeking a new member for our team to serve as a Junior Recruiter (Contract). This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail and excellent people skills. This is a Contract position at our rocket factory in beautiful Long Beach, California.

    Your Mission

     

    • Establishes recruiting requirements by working with recruiting teammates
    • Builds applicant sources by researching and contacting colleges, employment agencies, recruiters, and internet sites
    • Determines applicant requirements by studying job description and job qualifications 
    • Attracts applicants by placing job advertisements; cotacting recruiters, using newsgroups and job sites
    • Determines applicant qualifications by interviewing applicants; analyzing responses; verifying references; comparing qualifications to job requirements
    • Evaluates applicants by discussing job requirements and applicant qualifications with managers; interviewing applicants on consistent set of qualifications
    • Help Virgin Orbit do our part to make the world a better place
    • Constantly learn new things—and share them with your team members
    • Performs other duties as assigned

    What you bring

    If you want to join us, you’d better have all of these…

    • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field
    • 2 years experience in sourcing and recruiting candidates
    • Experience in a Corporate recruiting environment is preferred
    • Experience with phone screening and interviewing candidates
    • Ability and willingness to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment
    • Driven, highly motivated, and committed to improvement
    • Ability to add something unique and positive to our team
    • Generally high level of all-around awesomeness

    … and you should probably have a bunch of these, too.

    • Passion for space exploration and a firm belief in the utility of affordable access to space
    • Ability to thrive as a ‘one person team’

    ITAR Requirements

    To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by ITAR (22 CFR §120.15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

     

    Personal Requirements

    Our idea of a happy life: build rockets, work with brilliant people, serve purposeful customers, and open access to space. Sir Richard Branson’s belief is “If you get the perfect mix of people working for your company, you have a far greater chance of success.” From the very start, we have placed top priority on growing and fostering a team of creative, diverse, and talented women and men. In the words of Sir Richard Branson “We believe it’s better to have a hole in your team than an asshole in your team!”

    Search all of our job openings www.VirginOrbit.com

     

    Virgin Orbit is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Orbit is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

     

     

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