Russell Speeder's Car Wash

Job Description

Talent Acquisition Manager

 Location: Norwalk, CT

 Full-Time - Non-Smoking Environment-Flexible Schedule- Great Culture- Stable & Growing Business, Founded 60+ years ago-No Politics, Very Collaborative

 We are growing beyond our 25 retail locations in 7 states, and we need an experienced, motivated, proven Talent Acquisition Manager to take ownership of this responsibility and help us expand. Our Talent Acquisition Manager is responsible for filling positions in the company by sourcing viable candidates and assessing their suitability to the company. To be successful as our Talent Acquisition Manager you must be assertive, have excellent interpersonal skills, a passion for working with others, incredibly organized, strong multitasker, versatile, accepting and open-minded.

 After learning our culture, you will be responsible for our recruiting strategy, developing job descriptions and for hiring for the Car Wash Managers. You will post jobs, search for potential recruits, both on-line and source at local businesses in-person, that would be a great fit for our team and hire for us, based upon site specific requirements. It will be up to you to review resumes, contact candidates, interview them, assess their skills and with the CW manager’s approval, make the employment offer. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of prior work experience in recruiting, a BS or MS in Human Resources Management, experience with HR databases, applicant tracking systems, and Predictive Index preferred.


  • Use databases, social media, job fairs, etc., to source potential candidates
  • Review, screen, analyze resumes and search job sites for potential associates
  • Assess potential applicants for their relevant knowledge, experience, training, skills, aptitudes, and soft skills
  • Interview potential associates, using reliable tools and selection methods
  • Conduct reference and background checks, manage relocation
  • Manage the hiring process for CW Site and Regional Managers
  • Meet managers, and initially, actually work on-site positions to understand staffing requirements and culture
  • Benchmark/Research, recommend and utilize an Applicant Tracking and Application System
  • Create & post recruitment materials - job descriptions as well as job specifications, and ensure they are kept updated
  • Introduce new associates to the company ushering them through hiring process
  • Recruit on-line & in-person and report metrics to Management
  • Recommend any new policies or procedures to benefit our company
  • Conduct exit interviews on terminating associates


  • Passionately Driven to hiring great people
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit & Enjoy Team Work
  • Excellent Verbal and Relationship Building
  • Enthusiastic, Energetic, Personable and Friendly
  • Strong Time Management & Computer Proficiency
  • At least 5 years, a Rock Star with Proven Previous work experience as a Talent Acquisition Manager
  • BS or MS in Human Resources Management - preferred
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills & Comfortable working with others
  • Strong decision-making & Excellent negotiation skills
  • Hands on experience with various selection processes 
  • Experience in conducting different types of job interviews, such as structured, stress, or competency-based



  •  Compensation Package Options – in our interview with you we will articulate our exciting expansion plans – Vision 2025
  • Option A: Annual Compensation $75,000 to $90,000 commiserate with background & experience.
  • Option B: Base compensation $60,000 + Hired Associate bonuses to be paid 25% upon hire + 75% after 6 months of employment of all newly hired associates, in the next 12-18 months, we will open 3-5 new Carwashes and hire between 15-20 new associates (see list below):
  • Customer Service Associate $3,000
  • Loader $1,000
  • Car Wash Detail Concierge $1,000
  • Manager-in-Training $3,000
  • Manager $5,000
  • Mechanic $3,000
  • Educational Assistance - $1,000.00/year, $250 per class for full time
  • Paid Time Off (1 week in year 1, 2 weeks in year 2, 3 weeks/year thereafter).


HOW TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit your resume in a Microsoft word document or Adobe PDF document to and


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