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Recruiter (m/f/d)

We have an exciting opportunity for an "in-house" Recruiter (m/f/d) to immediately join our team of In-house Recruiters for a 12 month assignment. This position will be based in Remscheid. As a Recruiter you will deliver the complete recruitment process, managing stakeholder and candidate expectation throughout and providing solutions to recruitment challenges. You have a passion for talent acquisition and are motivated by providing an exceptional experience to all candidates throughout the recruitment process, adapting your approach to suit the individual needs of each candidate. This role will develop and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure achievement of goals. 


  • Actively sourcing candidates
  • Attracting candidates by placing job advertisements
  • Screening resumes
  • Candidate application administration incl. updating the candidate tracking system
  • Coordinating interviews and interviewing candidates
  • Conducting background checks when necessary Negotiating offers
  • Building candidate pipelines by researching and contacting universities, employment agencies and internet sites
  • Building talent pools for future reference
  • Empower the employer’s reputation by a high quality and service oriented recruiting process
  • Knowledge transfer of the state of the art methods and techniques in recruiting (e.g., active sourcing via social media channels) to the HR partners in OMF Germany

We expect

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or a Human Resources Discipline required or equivalent career experience
  • 2-3 years of hands on recruiting experience with high volume recruiting strategies required
  • 2-3 years of experience with web based recruiting tools such as SuccessFactors
  • Experience in active sourcing of candidates
  • Comprehensive behavioral based interviewing and candidate assessment skills
  • Telephone experience in interviewing or customer service
  • Must have proven ability to be flexible and multi-task in a fast paced, high demand environment
  • Experienced in recruiting for international locations required
  • Experience attending job fairs, performing university recruiting and talent receptions preferred
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
  • Willingness to travel as required
  • Verbal and written communication skills in German and English required

We offer

  • A place among a workforce of motivated, creative, and well-trained people with a high degree of initiative
  • A competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package
  • Join a global cross-cultural and collaborative workplace

Carol Ann Miles

Global Head of Talent Acquisition

Phone: +49 6142 6033 280

About us

Oerlikon (SIX: OERL) develops modern materials, systems and surface technologies and provides specialized services aimed at securing high-performance products and systems with long lifespans for customers. Supported by its technological core competencies and its strong financial footing, the corporation continues its medium-term growth plan by implementing three strategic factors: focusing on attractive growth markets, ensuring structural growth and expanding through targeted M&A activities. A leading global technology and engineering Group, Oerlikon operates its business in two Segments – Surface Solutions and Manmade Fibers – and has a global footprint of more than 10 600 employees at 179 locations in 37 countries and generated sales of CHF 2.3 billion in 2020.

About Oerlikon Segment Manmade Fibers
With its Oerlikon Barmag, Oerlikon Neumag and Oerlikon Nonwoven brands, Oerlikon Manmade Fibers segment is the world market leader for manmade fiber filament spinning systems, texturing machines, BCF systems, staple fiber systems, solutions for the production of nonwovens and – as a service provider – offers engineering solutions for the entire textile value added chain. As a future oriented company, the research and development at this division of the Oerlikon Group is driven by energy-efficiency and sustainable technologies (e-save). With the supply of continuous polycondensation and extrusion systems and their key components, the company caters to the entire process – from the monomer all the way through to the textured yarn. The product portfolio is rounded off by automation and industry 4.0 solutions. The primary markets for the products of Oerlikon Barmag are in Asia, especially in China, India and Turkey, and – for those of Oerlikon Neumag and Oerlikon Nonwoven – in the USA, Asia, Turkey and Europe. Worldwide, the segment – with just under 3,000 employees – has a presence in 120 countries of production, sales and distribution and service organizations. At the R&D centers in Remscheid, Neumünster (Germany) and Suzhou (China), highly-qualified engineers, technologists and technicians develop innovative and technologically-leading products for tomorrow’s world.

Sustainability is a living principle for Oerlikon.