Technical Recruiter

Phoenix, Arizona


You’re passionate about a zero-emissions future and want to build something special.  You want to own your space, but work with talented, like-minded people on important projects.  The pace doesn’t scare you, it excites you. Quality and integrity matter to you. 

We feel exactly the same way. 

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We’re currently on the lookout for a Technical Recruiter who thrives in a fast-paced, results-based environment. This will be working on mechanical engineering positions, SW and IT, Supply Chain, Energy Infrastructure or other key positions needed to support our rapid growth. In this position, you will be working with the lead recruiter to support the growth of our Vehicle Engineering and Powersports teams. 

You will:

  • Work with the lead recruiter and hiring managers to discuss needs and determine required experience and expertise
  • Source, pre-screen, and interview candidates
  • Build and leverage applicant channels (e.g., social media, internet sites)
  • Pre-screen candidates to determine qualifications by evaluating skills and experience against job requirements
  • Own the candidate experience and provide each candidate with a high-touch, personalized talent experience
  • Understand and comply with all hiring policies, legislation, and guidelines
  • Manage to service level agreements (e.g. time-to-hire)
  • Solid experience in partnering effectively with all types of teams and levels of professionals
  • Can-do attitude
  • Desire to create a clean energy future

Key Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of technical recruiting/sourcing experience
  • Sourcing expertise with full life cycle recruiting experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously


Equal Employment Opportunity statement (EEO)

Nikola Motor Company™ is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, medical condition, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law.

To all recruitment agencies: Nikola is not responsible for any fee related to unsolicited resumes from 3rd party staffing and recruiting agencies. No fee will be paid for candidates who apply and claim to be represented by an agency. Any unsolicited resumes, CVs, or other candidate information submitted by an agency will become the property of Nikola, and no fee will be paid in the event such candidate is hired.