Senior Recruiter - Field to Internal | 1099 Blue Collar Roles

Recruiting Garner, North Carolina

Custom Communications, Inc. of Garner, NC

Est. 1998. Operating across the southeast into the northeast & mid-west, we provide industry leaders a workforce to perform residential installations, service and repairs for digital TV & Internet customers.  We are the largest sub-contractor serving satellite TV and LTE for the Home and perform cell phone repairs for the largest insurer of mobile devices.  We travel extensively to serve national contracts in commercial LED conversion markets and continue to acquire new partnerships with industry leaders. Operating to outperform and out-pay every other contractor in the industry is a core philosophy that drives our success.

Core business primary objectives:

  • Provide a highly sought-after workforce to major industry partners
  • Provide work to our field technicians

Through service agreements & equipment investments we deliver more work and inventory to our talented force of field technicians than other contractors in the industry.  This is most important to our corporate team because our Owner Operated, Independent Contractor workforce relies on our ability to deliver consistent, high paying work opportunities in the following areas:

  • Satellite Video
  • Satellite Internet
  • Video/Audio Installations
  • In Home Sales
  • 4G LTE to the Home
  • Cell Phone Repair
  • LED Lighting

Ideal candidates thrive in our growth based culture as we continue to expand our organization!

Senior Field Recruiter | 1099 Blue Collar Roles

Six Figure Position (growth + attrition)

  • $52,000 base

  • $250 per acquisition

Contribute to the company’s primary objective: recruit and convert applicants into 1099 blue collar field technician roles to maintain current workloads and future expansions across all contracts. Recruit for direct hire corporate roles as operations continue to scale.


  • Internal Recruiter – Multiple roles, multiple locations, contract labor, corporate hires
  • Field Recruiter – Visit local managers, manage localized growth, open houses, interviews, etc…
  • Sales Attitude – Contracting requires up front investment with insurance, vehicles, tools, etc. Sales approach recruiting is required to overcome obstacles and find the very best talent.


Report to corporate headquarters in Garner, NC with regular travel to:

  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Georgia
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky
  • Arkansas
  • Alabama


The position requires regular travel to wherever recruiting is prioritized.

  • Company vehicle
  • Commercial flights
  • Private company plane

Possible travel to anywhere in US as we continue to bring on new ventures and grow.

Reporting Structure:

  • Promote referral and positive review culture to technicians
  • Work alongside local hiring managers
  • Work alongside centralized recruiting team members
  • Interact with corporate department heads & leadership
  • Report to Advertising & Recruiting Department Head

Overall Reasons for the Position:

  • Dedicated recruiter
  • Boots on the ground - Address localized challenges of centralized recruiting
  • Fixer - Consolidate recruiting focus to priority hot spots

Detailed reasons for the Position:

  • Recruiting Team fills multiple roles from advertising through marshalling candidates through the onboarding process to career launch. This position will provide our team a “dedicated recruiter role” to focus on and expand conversion volume into pipelines.
  • Directly provide local managers with face to face corporate support & significantly impact local recruiting effectiveness.
  • Host recruiting efforts in expansion areas as we take on new territory for existing contracts or take on new contracts requiring a new labor force.
  • Close overdue requisitions for hard to fill remote areas that have no local hiring manager.

Short Term Objectives:

  1. Close overdue requisitions in areas with no hiring manager
  2. Backfill attrition for existing contracts
  3. Complete final staffing for recent expansions
  4. Staff up for anticipated annual work volume

Long Term Objectives:

  1. Build dedicated skillset teams for growing contracts
  2. Ad revenue through increased work volume
  3. Scale

Ideal Candidates have:

  • Sales attitude / sales experience
  • 1099 role recruiting experience.  For example, our cell phone repair techs could be compared to rideshare 1099 sub-contractors that use their vehicles in similar fashion… but then go buy tools and learn to fix cell phones too.
  • Blue collar recruiting experience – cable, satellite, low voltage, electrical, electronics
  • Their own ideas and methods of sourcing talent that meets our requirements
  • Love of traveling & supportive life structure

Required Experience:

  • Field Recruiting
  • Internal Recruiting
  • Heavy Pre-screening
  • Heavy Scheduling
  • Heavy Interviewing
  • Heavy Cold Calling
  • Group Speaking
  • Plan, setup and host open house

People Skills:

  • Aggressive- works around obstacles while staying “in brand”
  • Transition from white to blue collar
  • Competent speaker in one on one and in group settings
  • Independent problem solver who in turn communicates up and down chain

Team Technology:

We are small group of employees that manage a large group of fast moving contractors.  We do this through data tracking, analysis and some digital interactions.

  • Digital operations platforms, customized CRM’s, Excel spreadsheets, independent data analysis, research, regular reporting – daily, weekly, monthly

This role specifically requires use of digital ATS Jobvite, image viewers, pdf converters, scanners, file sharing platforms, video calls, Microsoft Excel and the usual suspects.  There will be some exposure to operations digital platforms as needed.

Company provided assets:

  • Company vehicle with gas card
  • Company credit card
  • Company laptop with air card
  • Company Cell Phone
  • Keys & Top level system access

Compensation & Benefits:

Six Figure Position (growth + attrition)

  • $52,000 base

  • $250 per acquisition

  • Matched 401k at 1 yr of service
  • Excellent Healthcare Plan – 80% company paid
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Dental/Vision
  • Unlimited PTO

Non-negotiable Requirements:

Clean Criminal History, Clean Driving Record, Agree to Drug Screen, No Open Cases.

  • Have you been a field recruiter across multiple locations?
  • Do you have experience as a dedicated internal recruiter for a single organization?
  • Have you planned, setup and hosted an “open house”?
  • Have you presented job openings in a group atmosphere?
  • Are you prepared to travel extensively?
  • Are you excited to bring a sales attitude to this recruiting role?