Virgin Galactic www.VirginGalactic.com is on track to become the world’s first privately funded commercial space line. It is dedicated to becoming a world leader in sub-orbital commercial space tourism with a longer term vision to develop other space technologies that have the potential to open space to significantly more people and users. If you are looking for a challenging opportunity that will ignite your passion for designing cool and innovative products, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver and can make things happen - apply today!
The Virgin Galactic organization has a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. You will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door,” be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. You must work well under commercial pressure and thrive on being given challenges and responsibility. You must also communicate clearly and be both confident and persuasive. It is essential that you maintain the highest level of integrity and understand the requirements for complete confidentiality.
Who you are
We are seeking an energetic and top notch Recruiter to lead our efforts to source, screen, select and on-board the highest quality and best fit candidates for both regular and temporary positions necessary to establish and operate the world’s first commercial manned spacecraft production company. Successful candidates will have creative approaches to track down difficult-to-locate candidates, demonstrated expertise in screening candidates who will thrive in unique organizations, and clearly articulated techniques for quickly mastering the expectations of highly selective hiring managers. A background in aerospace is advantageous, but not essential. This role will be expected to operate highly autonomously, provide excellent and legally defensible hire/no hire recommendations based on relevant facts and observations of candidates, and develop creative ways to streamline and improve our sourcing, selection and on-boarding process.
Location: This position may be located in Mojave, CA OR Las Cruces, NM
Duration: 3-6 months
Virgin Galactic is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Galactic 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.