AECOM Virtual Recruiter in Germantown, Maryland

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143964BR

Position Title Virtual Recruiter

Job Category Human Resources

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Maryland

City Germantown

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Virtual Recruiter to join its team to provide full life-cycle recruiting support for our Systems Engineering and Information Solutions business unit. The selected candidate will support programs located throughout southern Maryland, VA and other locations as required. Prefer candidates local to area to support meetings and hiring events as needed.

You will be part of a team of recruiters providing support to a dynamic, fast-paced business unit supporting multiple government contracts.

You will use your creativity and market knowledge to work with hiring managers to determine a recruitment strategy for their individual hiring needs.

You will be expected to successfully manage a high number of requisitions on a weekly basis and fill positions with quality candidates in a timely manner.

Creatively identify-qualified candidates through a variety of recruiting sources including, but not limited to the internal Applicant Tracking System, internet sources, professional associations, and internal and external job fairs.

Prequalify and submit a diverse slate of candidates to hiring managers for further consideration/selection for interview process.

Additional responsibilities: prepare job postings, extend offer letters in conjunction with HR representatives. Maintain applicant flow data for AAP; identify diversity outreach agencies; manage candidate activity through the applicant tracking system and/or resume database; maintain metrics related to the recruitment function. Develop or research new innovative recruiting approaches; generally assist in all aspects of recruiting however needed.

Leverage strong communication/collaboration skills to build strong cross-functional partnerships to support the business demands effectively.

The position will require overtime including occasional weekend hours and periodic travel.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business or related field and at least 3 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Must have in-house technical recruiting experience. Recent recruiting experience in a challenging, government contracting environment is required. The ability to interact with all levels of the organization to successfully manage customer relationships is required. Experience working with automated applicant tracking systems required, Kenexa Brass Ring experience preferred.

Experience recruiting for positons requiring high clearance levels is desired.

OFCCP knowledge is required.

Special Skills: Advanced internet recruiting skills and experience. Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills are a must to be successful. Strong customer service skills are a must. Strong business acumen, follow through and attention to detail is a must.

Position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret level Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications Must have current Government Contracting experience.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.