Talent Acquisition Specialist Canada

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Date: 22-Sep-2022

Location: Saint-Bruno, QC, CA

Company: Alstom


Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

Join us as Talent Acquisition Specialist, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in St-Bruno (QC) or Montreal Canada.


Overall Mission Statement of AME Recruiter team: to support the End to End recruitment process and deliver fabulous hires with the business. Strive for better quality talent to be acquired in a quicker time frame to support business commercial objectives. 


As a member of the recruitment team you will be responsible to carry out all the candidate pre-selection activities. The recruitment team is fully integrated into the HR Operations - Americas, which coordinates and provides support Alstom Transportation Divisions located in North America. 




  • Identify and coordinate innovative recruitment sourcing strategies for open positions;
  • Analyze all applications received and conduct telephone interviews to pre-select the best candidates using databases and other relevant channels;
  • Coordinate the face to face interviews and online psychometric tools, where appropriate, with the hiring managers and co-ordinate the offer management process to successfully hire great talent with the organization;
  • Support and coach more junior TA members to be the best they can be in conjunction with stakeholder management at Senior level within the organization;
  • Manage in-country escalations to Vice President and LT members related to recruitment;
  • Engage with key in-country stakeholders monthly to review recruitment management information on related Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).




  • University Degree. (Further education/training in HR relevant field of study an advantage).
  • Demonstrate successful case studies within international recruitment delivery (Engineering, Operations and Project Management are distinct advantages).
  • Ideally a minimum of 4 years as Recruitment Specialist.
  • Proven ability to present and represent Recruitment Operations at a senior stakeholder level (typically VP level or above).
  • Experience with project driven organisational environment, with an ability to adhere to and balance principles of cost, quality and time in successfully completing recruitment projects.
  • Ability to operate effectively within a fast paced and quickly changing environment, while demonstrating a flexible and rigorous attitude and positive approach.
  • Strong direct sourcing / research experience (specifically utilising LinkedIn Recruiter, Viadeo, Xing, CV databases and Boolean search strings) Indicators.
  • Demonstrated ability to work and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders (HRBPs, HMs, Business Leaders)
  • Experience in deploying sourcing strategies across both traditional and innovative channels
  • Demonstrated ability to exceed customer expectations in recruitment delivery.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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