Job Description

At Extra Space Storage, if it matters to you, it matters to us! It is a really exciting time to be at Extra Space Storage! We got our start in 1977. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one. But in order to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. We offer a fast-paced collaborative environment where each of us directly contributes to the company’s success. Come join us and find out why so many of our employees recommend us as a great place to work.

We are currently hiring for a Recruiter at our corporate offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this high-volume recruiting role, we are looking for someone that is highly customer-focused and very responsive. You will partner with our call center leadership team as needed and 30+ District Managers. You will be responsible for posting job ads on our career site and sourcing talent in order to build a pipeline of candidates. You will manage 100+ requisitions, extend offers, initiate background checks, and coordinate the hiring process with your hiring managers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain a high volume of requisitions/job ads and quickly determine sourcing priorities.

  • Support introduction, development & promotion of targeted talent pipelines to deliver quality and quantity of desired candidates.

  • Use proven methodologies and proactive internet social networking & sourcing tools.

  • Implement new processes as needed in partnership with the Recruiting Manager and work closely with the recruiting team to maintain and develop best practices. 

  • Generate and create reports as needed for division calls and regularly evaluate hiring metrics and processes to ensure maximum efficiency and the optimal candidate experience.

  • Educate, influence and build hiring managers’ competency for using the ATS, assessing talent, and provide coaching as needed. 

  • Utilize established communication strategies to ensure appropriate flow of information as needed (candidates, hiring managers, internal HR).

  • Cultivate partnerships to ensure time-to-fill metrics are achieved short-term & longer-term relationships are built.

  • Support efforts regarding off-site recruiting activities including participation in job fairs, conferences & professional organizations as needed.  


Education and/or Experience: 

  • 2+ years previous experience in recruiting/talent acquisition and/or retail customer service preferred. 

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred. 

  • Must possess strong business acumen, with a track record of delivering results in a growth-oriented business environment.

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office, HRIS, Applicant Tracking Systems, & automated recruiting tools and reporting mechanisms.

  • Excellent project and time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize workload.

  • Proactively identify areas for improvement.

  • Full knowledge and understanding of employment law & practices.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.

  • Experience with direct & innovative recruiting methods, including sourcing strategies such as leveraging competitive intelligence & resources, networking, data mining internet tools, web sites (including social networking sites).

  • Demonstrated success in executing on recruiting and employment program strategies, policies & programs; extensive knowledge of direct, indirect, & creative sourcing methods and building passive candidate pools.

  • Experience using metrics to drive results.

  • Prefer a candidate with experience working with behavioral-based interviewing techniques.

  • Continuous improvement mindset; must remain aware of current thinking in the field & look for ways to apply the latest best practices.

  • Ability to influence & interact successfully with all levels of the organization.

  • Creative problem solver and team player who thrives in a collaborative, multi-cultural environment.

We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide you the following benefits and more:

  • Well defined career paths

  • Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1

  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)

  • Company paid Life, AD&D, and Short & Long Term Disability

  • 401K with company match after 90 days of service

  • Holiday pay and paid time off

  • Onsite Gym

  • Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs

  • Personal Health Advocate

  • Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.


Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In 2015 alone we added 1.6 billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.

The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation-driven corporate environment. We are the best at getting better!

Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary

Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team to corporate employees, on-site managers and our call center team.

Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction

Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, which is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs!

An Extra Space employee is number-one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. They are also passionate and enjoy a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices and you’ll see why Extra Space is an amazing place to work.



Posted 3 Days Ago

Full time

R-31882

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