• Corporate Recruiter

    Job Locations US-NC-Durham
    Requisition ID
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Human Resources
  • Job Description

    In this role, you will be responsible for the identification, evaluation and hiring of candidates for various roles at Cree. As a Corporate Recruiter, you will work in a fast-paced environment where the needs of the business often change. You will be expected to support these changes and devise creative strategies to meet these needs.  


    What can Cree do for you?

    • Offer you a high visibility role where you can make an impact by building high performing teams that affect Cree business strategy and influence company culture 
    • You will see the direct influence of your work on a daily basis and be part of a dynamic team that is committed to achieving important company goals
    • You will join a team that delivers results, has fun, and offers long term career advancement 
    • You will get unique insight into how our business works by partnering with managers in many different groups across the organization and will be able to leverage the relationships you build
    • There will be some special project work that will help you to grow your Recruiting and HR skills 

    What can you do for Cree?

    • Carry out hiring objectives identified by the business
    • Develop rapport, build creditability and influence internal stakeholders and candidates
    • Help develop and foster recruiting strategies from inception to implementation
    • Create ways to improve processes and experiences (for both candidates and hiring managers alike)
    • Ensure Cree hires the best and brightest talent, and does the 'right' thing, even when it's a difficult path
    • Advance initiatives for revolutionizing our HR strategy; There will be an abundance of interesting projects you'll be able to take part in
    • Devise creative recruiting and sourcing strategies to identify passive candidates by utilizing established networks and creating your own candidate pipelines
    • Ensuring top-notch communication with hiring teams, managers and candidates, as well as soliciting timely feedback
    • You'll manage your own work, but will also frequently collaborate within our team and supporting groups 

    What you need for success:

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a prior recruitment role
    • Customer-facing experience
    • Strong oral and written communication abilities
    • A sense of urgency to get things done quickly and accurately
    • A positive and resilient attitude
    • Ability to manage competing priorities and shift gears quickly 

    Highly preferred skills and certifications: 

    • 1-2 years of recruiting experience


    Since our beginning 30 years ago, we have introduced innovative and disruptive solutions that enable a more efficient, productive and safer world. We continue our leadership in developing market-leading lighting-class LEDs, lighting products and semiconductor products for power and radio frequency (RF) applications. We believe in unlocking the power and potential of technology, enabling the world to do more with less. We aim to transform the way people experience light and are also leading the innovation of Power/RF products that move us toward a more energy efficient future.

    Be part of our future and have a direct impact while working for an organization that provides a place to work alongside brilliant people, a competitive total rewards package, and a problem solving culture. We invite you to submit an application if you feel we would be a good fit.

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



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