HERC Rentals Campus Recruiter in Etobicoke, Ontario

Herc Rentals is a premier full-line equipment-rental company — providing our customers the equipment solutions they need to get their work done safely, confidently and cost effectively, while enabling them to conserve capital for their growth investments.

With over 50 years of equipment-rental expertise, approximately 4,800 employees with approximately 275 company operated locations, principally in North America. Herc Rentals is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation; industrial & manufacturing; oil & gas; government & municipalities; construction, mining, & energy; remediation & restoration; emergency response; facilities; MRO; entertainment; and ground care.

We aspire to be the supplier, employer and investment of choice in our industry, with core values that promote a culture built on integrity, respect, teamwork, and accountability.

Short Description

The Campus Recruiter is accountable to implement recruitment strategies and execute recruitment activities across Canada. He/She focuses on building and maintaining partnerships at colleges, universities and trade schools, specifically focusing on candidates for our sales internships, trainee and apprenticeship programs.


  • Design, implement and execute robust, innovative university/trade school specific recruiting strategies to attract and hire top talent.

  • Manage the calendar of events and attend campus activities in support of school strategy.

  • Develop, maintain and track relationships with university/trade school professionals including careers services, faculty staff, campus organizations, societies, ambassadors and alumni that will advance Hertz Equipment Rental’s presence on campus and attract high caliber candidates.

  • Collaborate with hiring managers, field recruiters and HR to understand hiring needs and to determine placement opportunities.

  • Manage the on-site interviewing process including organizing the event, solicitating participation from within the hiring organization's teams and determining offers of employment.

  • Perform analysis of annual campus recruiting performance and strategic assessment of sourcing channels and methodologies.

Professional Experience

Excellent relationship building skills with ability to communicate and collaborate across all organizational levels

Ability organize and manage multiple priorities

Excellent Computer Skills, proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint. Access a plus)


  • 1-3 years of experience in campus recruitment

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Highly organized with attention to detail, ability to multi-task with excellent follow-through

  • Demonstrated client service focus and ability to build relationships across different levels, functions and regions

  • Self-motivated and passionate; proven track record of understanding recruiting and achieving results

  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively, strategically and operationally

  • Willingness to travel to college campuses and work flexible hours, as needed

  • Bilingual, English and French, an asset

Conditions of Employment

Must have valid Class G license

Clean driving record

2-3 years of experience in a fast paced recruitment environment that required interviewing and sourcing

If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career with a growth-oriented company, Herc Rentals is the right place for you! As an industry leader, we offer the opportunity for training, development, and advancement. In addition, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including a generous vacation program. Apply today to be part of a team built for success!

Herc Rentals is an Equal Opportunity Employer