Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Recruiting Intern

Senior Talent Acquisition Partner

Full Time Minnesota Recruiter Job

McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing

About McNeilus, an Oshkosh company

McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing Inc. is an industry leading manufacturer of concrete mixers and refuse truck bodies. McNeilus has long been the industry standard when it comes to transporting concrete to the job site with our rear discharge mixers, as well as the Oshkosh S-Series front discharge mixer. McNeilus also produces a complete line of high-performance rear load, front load, and automated side load refuse bodies to augment any refuse collection fleet.


The Oshkosh Corporation Vocational segment leverages the power of our people, brands and strength in technology to improve the safety, cleanliness, and productivity of our communities.  The Vocational segment includes market leading brands McNeilus, Oshkosh, IMT, Pierce, MAXIMETAL, Oshkosh Airport Products, and Frontline Communications.  Our purpose-built products serve our communities with carefully designed and engineered refuse trucks, front-discharge mixer trucks, fire apparatus, Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting trucks, service vehicles, and command trucks.   Our products are designed to perform under the toughest conditions. 


The Talent Acquisition Partner Sr is a subject matter expert and trusted partner to hiring managers, HR Business Partners, and the business segment.  This role will manage professional recruiting including kick off meetings, sourcing, candidate generation, offer negotiation, closing candidate and pre-onboarding. The Talent Acquisition Partner Sr will ensure their business segment is aligned with enterprise Talent Acquisition (TA) strategy and direction. 


These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned.

  • Engage Hiring Manager and HR Business Partner in effective kickoff sessions to establish and prioritize job requirements, while educating them on the talent landscape, timing, process steps, and expected trade-offs. 

  • Drive the recruitment process by setting clear expectations and delivering on commitments to the business as well as internal and external candidates.

  • Influence and provide creative solutions to enhance diversity recruitment including flexible work and hubs.

  • Build pipelines and utilize various creative methods to find diverse talent such as internet searches, referrals, research, mapping, professional organizations, and social media.

  • Partner with sourcing team when needed to attract qualified and diverse candidates to meet position requirements.

  • Assess and present the Hiring teams with a highly qualified candidate slate per the job requirements.

  • Advise the hiring team on candidate assessment, selection and delivering an exceptional candidate experience.

  • Facilitate a positive candidate experience through thorough communication and timely feedback, as well as interviewer preparedness.

  • Develop and negotiate competitive offers, pre-closing candidates on financial and other terms.

  • Manage jobs in Workday through monitoring and progress reporting.

  • Achieve key performance indicators related to delivery, quality, diversity, compliance, and stakeholder satisfaction.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field

  • Seven (7) or more years of experience in the field or in a related area.


  • Strong interpersonal skills; experience building successful, productive relationships with stakeholders.

  • Advanced planning, time management, and decision-making skills.

  • Exceptional verbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Troubleshoot and problem solve complex recruitment and hiring issues with minimum guidance.


  • Internal Contacts:  Contact with employees or others primarily at a routine level involving basic information exchange; Contact with peers and others involving explanation of information (these contacts may be within or outside department or division), and the gathering of factual information; may include the communication of sensitive or confidential information; Contact across departments or divisions with employees involving persuasion of others, absent formal authority, to conform to a policy interpretation or recommend course of action.

  • External Contacts:  External contact involving a requirement to maintain a continuing external working relationship with individuals or organizations.

  • Communication Skills:  Read, write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos; Write routine reports, correspondence and speak effectively before both internal and external groups; Language: English.

  • Decision-Making:  Regularly makes decisions involving how a project or operation will be conducted (i.e. sequence or method), and generally from an available set of alternatives or precedents.

  • Complexity, Judgment and Problem Solving:  Generally diversified and moderately difficult work; Requires judgment in the adaptation and interpretation of established practices and procedures to meet problems and situations to which the application is not clearly defined.


  • Physical Demands: Frequent: Standing, Walking/Running, Sitting, Reaching, Hearing, Talking, Visual, Typing; Occasional: Driving, Fine Dexterity, Manual Dexterity; Upper Extremity Repetitive Motion; Seldom: Lifting/Carrying 25lbs., Pushing/Pulling 25llbs.

  • Non-Physical Demands: Frequent: Analysis/Reasoning, Communication/Interpretation, Math/Mental Computation, Reading, Sustained Mental Activity (i.e. auditing, problem solving, grant writing, composing reports), Writing.

  • Environmental Demands: Frequent: Work Alone, Frequent Task Changes, Tedious/Exacting Work; Occasional: High Volume Public Contact.

  • Work Schedule: Routine shift hours. Infrequent overtime, weekend, or shift rotation.

  • Demands/Deadlines: Occasional stress due to deadlines or workload because of intermittent or cyclical work pressures, or occasional exposure to distressed individuals within the immediate work environment.

Oshkosh is committed to working with and offering reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please contact us at: 920-502-3009 or [email protected].

Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

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