Recruiting Assistant

JCPenney Logistics Center - Columbus, OH

Full-time | Temporary

JCPenney Columbus Distribution Center is now hiring for a Seasonal Recruiting Assistant! Come join our team!

Schedule: Monday-Friday, flexible schedule

Hours: Typically 8:30am-5:30pm, some weekends, some late evening hours


  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook E-mail and Word.
  • (qualified applicants may be subject to Skill Assessment testing)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented, and attentive to follow-through.
  • Be able maintain strict confidentiality as needed.
  • Requires ability to work independently, make decisions and problem solve.
  • Requires the ability to communicate orally and in writing, documenting communication accurately.


  • Previous recruiting/hiring experience


  • Primary responsibility will be sourcing and interviewing associates for the Logistics Center
  • Manages recruiting process such as phone screens, interviews, drug screens, onboarding, etc.
  • Performs related clerical and administrative activities such as answering phones, typing, data entry, and setting up and maintaining files/databases.
  • Computes and compiles data for various reports.
  • Assist Recruiting Specialist researching different avenues of marketing and advertising
  • Assist Recruiting Specialist with executing multi-faceted recruiting approach to recruiting pipeline
  • Uses PC to input and analyze data in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Provides other clerical support for department including but not limited to :
  • Access numerous computer programs to collect, record, and report data.
  • Email communications
  • Generate and distribute various reports
  • Performs other related tasks, as assigned.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $14.50 /hour


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Recruiting: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment


  • Monday to Friday
  • Day shift