Recruiter -Temporary
Job Details
PCF - Portland - Portland, OR
4 Year Degree
$22.00 - $25.00 Hourly
Day shift
Human Resources

Come grow with us!


Pacific Coast Fruit Company is a local, family owned produce distributor that has proudly served our Pacific Northwest retail, wholesale and food service customers since 1977. We are now one of the largest independent produce distributors in the Northwest with distribution centers in Portland, Oregon and Seattle (Kent), Washington.


Our employees are a big part of our success, and we truly believe the words of our founder, Emil Nemarnik, who often said, Take good care of your employees, customers, shippers, and farmers and they will make you successful. Pacific Coast Fruit Company takes pride in developing employees and recruiting from within, and we hope this position is just the beginning of your career with us!


Were busy and are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic person to fill a temporary position as a Recruiter in our Portland office. You must be passionate about both performance and culture!


What you'll do..

  • Partner with and support Talent Acquisition Manager and other leaders in hiring great candidates
  • Screen applications and schedule qualified candidates for in-person interviews
  • Build relationships based on trust and credibility
  • Represent Pacific Coast Fruit Company to candidates and employees in a manner which promotes a positive image of the Company within the organization and the community

What we look for...

  • Bachelors Degree and 1+ years related work experience OR an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus
  • Ability to produce high quality work, be flexible, and anticipate business requirements
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and ability to engage others in a positive and enthusiastic manner
  • Ability and desire to work as part of a collaborative team
  • Experience working in fast paced, dynamic environments a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to integrate policies, common sense, judgment and business needs
  • A great sense of humor and the ability to view challenges as opportunities, not crises


What you'll gain...

  • The opportunity to contribute, learn a lot, and have fun along the way
  • The chance to work with a company where HRs role is valued and respected
  • Immediate access to earned wages through Daily Pay
  • Ability to work remotely as desired after on-site training
  • Lots of fresh fruit and veggies you can eat or take home to your family through our generous employee purchase program


If this sounds like your kind of job, wed love to hear from you!

Pacific Coast Fruit Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Pacific Coast Fruit Company participates in the E-Verify Electronic Employment Verification Program. To ensure that we continue to maintain a safe work environment, all employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check prior to beginning work.



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