humanresources | Technical Recruiter in Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Technical Recruiter

  • ACET
  • $74,780.00 - 115,760.00 / Year *
  • Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005
  • Full-Time



About ACET:

Adams Communication & Engineering Technology (ACET), Incorporated is a Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) system engineering and information technology firm, headquartered in Maryland and Virginia. Incorporated in 1999, we support mission critical Information Technology (IT) business needs for clients within the intelligence community (IC), Department of Defense (DOD), Veteran Administration (VA) and for select commercial clients. ACET, Inc. s technical, programmatic, and analytical professionals are experts in commercial technology, customized solutions, and proprietary government systems.

ACET is seeking a Technical Recruiter in Reston, VA or Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

We are looking for a candidate that is self-motivated and interested in building a career in the world of corporate recruiting. Candidate will be responsible for full life cycle recruiting in all areas of engineering and technology in support of our current and prospective contracts. Candidate must have the ability to develop creative sourcing strategies that target high potential and diverse key talent. We need someone who will develop and maintain excellent relationships prospective candidates as well as with hiring managers. Candidate will work under the direction of the Director of Program Development to identify hiring needs to source candidates, prescreen professionals and engineers, schedule and conduct interviews and attend job fairs. Candidate will bring an agency-like mentality of speed, delivery and results to the corporate side, while focusing on superior customer service. Successful candidates will have the ability to operate independently and collaboratively and be proactive and resourceful in their work ethic and sourcing efforts.Cultivate and maintain proactive internet sourcing methods to support robust building of candidate pipeline.Build and manage a referral network from employees and candidate pools.Manage web posting process, advertisements in appropriate media and social networking sites.Responsible for the staffing of positions from entry level to senior level.Responsible for locating individuals with hard to find technical skill sets as well as candidates with security clearances.Ability to multitask well. Utilization of technology to streamline recruitment processes, produce management reports, assists with relationship management with candidates, and to creatively source passive candidates.Strong motivational, influencing and coaching skills. Strong organizational, and prioritization skills, coupled with the ability to work well independently or in group settings.Follow through of candidate availability and upkeep of recruiting databases and calendars. Responsible to keep all candidates pertinent information updated and easily accessed within all database and files to include contact information and security information.Work under a busy environment with short time to fill deadlines. Work well with Program Managers and Directors with ability to prioritize workload.


  • 5 years experience in a fast paced, full life cycle recruiting environment. Applicants with staffing industry, recruiting agency, or corporate recruiting experience strongly preferred
  • Experience working in a high volume environment
  • Ability to collaborate with peers in a team-oriented structure, and be a true team-player
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, time management and organizational skills are required.
  • Experience with iCIMS required must have an expert level of this ATS.
  • Experience in a technical environment
  • Experience in social network recruiting
  • Expert at Linked-In, Job Boards (Monster, CareerBuilder, etc.), passive sourcing, social media, Boolean etc
  • Experience with CONUS and OCONUS staffing with all levels of security clearances.

ACET is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Associated topics: consultant, headhunter, interview, recruit, recruiter, sourcer, sourcing support, specialist, staffing coordinator, talent acquisition


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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