Recruitment Assistant – PT

Employment Status



Open Until Filled


Ames, IA

The Recruitment Assistant will assist in identifying, recruiting, and screening potential employees for successful hires at YSS. Must be able to build solid relationships at all levels of the organization that promotes and fosters our team environment.

Major Roles:

Recruitment Planning
Job Posting/Marketing

  • High School Diploma required; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • One year of office experience required; HR work experience greatly preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple assignments required.
  • Excellent communication skills required.
  • Ability to work with various departments and foster teamwork required.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to maintain the highly confidential nature of human resources work.
  • Degree in Human Resources preferred. Non-profit experience desirable
  • Determines applicant needs by studying job descriptions and job qualifications.
  • Attracts applicants by placing job advertisements; utilizing newsgroups and job sites.
  • Utilize online recruitment strategies including social and professional networking sites.
  • Performs reference, employment verification, and background checks for potential employees, as needed.
  • Serve as a member of the Operations Team.
  • Assists in planning and delivery of Staff Events.
  • Regular and reliable job attendance.

For more information, please contact Anna Andrews at

All applicants are required to complete an online application.
YSS hires nicotine-free staff only. EOE