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Senior Specialist, Operations - Driver Recruiting

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Location: Southfield, MI, US, 48076

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Are you someone with a keen eye for spotting and attracting top talent to an organization? Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America’s best employers by Forbes. As the Senior Specialist, Operations - Driver Recruiting, you will lead company driver and owner-operator growth by partnering with both internal and external sources. You’ll also maintain effective relationships with business unit leaders, while serving as a subject matter expert on recruiting processes, procedures and systems for the team. At XPO, you’ll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a rewarding career.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Source and recruit drivers and independent contractors
  • Partner with ad agency on job posting placement for company drivers and owner-operators
  • Network with industry peers and professional organizations to stay current on industry trends and compensation analysis
  • Manage, generate and oversee independent contractor/lease purchase owner-operator contracts

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 2 years of experience recruiting drivers

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree
  • Proficient knowledge of and experience with recruitment, selection processes and DOT requirements
  • 3 years of experience recruiting company drivers and owner-operators
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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