Vacancies Talent Acquisition Manager, Americas
Surface Solutions Segment | Schaumburg, Dayton, Charlotte or Westbury


Job Title:         Talent Acquisition Manager

Location:         Schaumburg, IL, Westbury, NY, Dayton, OH or Charlotte, NC


Position Summary and Essential Duties:

Having the right people in the right place at the right time is critical and so is the role of our Talent Acquisition Manager for the Americas region!  Are you looking to continue honing your recruitment skills, business acumen and take the next step in your career?  In this role, you’ll provide critical support to multiple business lines and countries, furthering the capabilities of the regional recruitment Center of Expertise.  Bring your talent in partnering with leadership from the Business and Human Resources to drive for results, manage vendor/supplier relationships and build high quality talent pipelines and talent communities for key positions throughout USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina. Additionally, you will work to advance the Oerlikon Employer brand across various markets, support campus recruitment and execute the sourcing, selection, and onboarding processes, providing a delightful experience for both candidates and internal stakeholders.


We expect:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from, an accredited university
  • 8-10 years’ experience in full life-cycle recruiting (experience in branding/marketing preferred)
  • Proven ability to manage a team in a matrix organization
  • Exceptional customer service and partnership with HR and the business
  • Ability to engage in workforce planning and sourcing strategies
  • Excellent project management and planning skills
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships to create a sustainable talent pipeline
  • Experience in vendor/supplier management
  • Participate in the development of ongoing creative and cost-effective sourcing strategies
  • Demonstrated ability to function/recruit on an international, multi-location level
  • Must be Internet savvy and experienced in mining online databases
  • Advance experience using MS Excel and PowerPoint for presentations and reporting
  • Ability to manage competing demands, accept criticism and constructive feedback
  • Travel required up to 20-30% as needed


We offer

We provide more than just competitive pay and benefits packages, Oerlikon provides growth opportunity, training and development and work life balance. Oerlikon is, above all, a company dedicated to quality and built on a strong foundation of innovation, excellence, long-term commitments and entrepreneurial spirit. 


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13,500 employees at more than 170 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.7 billion in 2015. The company invested CHF 103 million in R&D in 2015 and has over 1,350 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services. Oerlikon Balzers develops processes and systems for the coating of tools, components and decorative plastic elements. Comprising 106 locations in 34 countries, Balzers global network of coating centers is daily dedicated to further improving component performance and tooling productivity through coating technology. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!


Statement of Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action: Oerlikon is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. It is the policy of Oerlikon to provide for and promote equal employment opportunity in employment compensation and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, Vietnam Era Veteran status, genetic predisposition, or carrier status. Oerlikon is committed to assuring equal employment opportunity and equal access to services, programs and activities for individuals with disabilities. It is the policy of our company to provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability to enable such individual to perform the essential functions of the position for which he/she is applying or in which he/she is employed. Further, it is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation for religious observers.

The policy applies to all employment practices and actions. It includes, but is not limited to, recruitment, job application process, examination and testing, hiring, training, disciplinary actions, rate of pay or other compensation, advancement, classification, transfer, reassignment and promotions. If you require an accommodation during the application process or for issues concerning Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity please contact Human Resources.



Advertised Since
David DelRosario
Talent Acquisition Manager AMERICAS
United States
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