Whelan Security Talent Strategist job in Saint Louis, MO

Whelan Security
Job Title
Talent Strategist
Job Type
Full-time, Part-time
Saint Louis, MO 63144
Whelan Security is looking for bright and talented professionals who wish to share in the unique culture of our family business – one where our people feel inspired, encouraged, and rewarded. Now is your opportunity to join our world-class team as one of the fastest growing contract security companies in the country!

Whelan Security is a performance-based company that cares deeply about maintaining our conservative business culture. The Talent Strategist is responsible for executing a consistent, effective, and efficient recruiting strategy designed to identify top talent that are aligned to the organizational goals and outcomes. This would include identifying recruiting sources, developing talent pipelines, managing vendors, leading the recruitment efforts of the local recruitment teams. The Talent Strategist is expected to build upon a culture of employee engagement, retention, and set the example for all employees in the branches of servant leadership and personal commitment to the Whelan Values.

Performance Metrics: The Talent Strategist is expected to achieve the following metrics within Whelan’s performance-based business environment:
  • Ongoing recruiting to ensure branch/region has employee candidates to staff to 110% level of branch and account staffing needs
  • Achieve goal of 2.5% Non- Billed Overtime in all regions
  • Improve candidate experience
  • Lead recruitment teams utilizing workforce analytics
  • 100% compliance to the Whelan Mandatory Requirements
  • Lead by example of living up to the Whelan Values
Personal Characteristics: Company-Wide Culture - High Integrity (Character Beyond Reproach), Servant Leader (Never Asking Anyone to Do What You Aren’t Willing to Do), Hands-On Leader, Financially Prudent, Detail-Oriented, Thick-Skinned, Fun. Position-Specific - Fiercely Competitive (Hates to Lose), Creative


The ideal candidate will have at leas t 2+ years of relevant experience. Candidates must demonstrate a stable work history and pass an extensive backgroun d screening which includes, but is not limited to, criminal background checks (local, state, and federal), drug test, aptitude tests, skills assessments, interviews, past employment verification, and a personality profile (behavioral assessment).


Candidates must meet the following educational requirements:
  • A college degree is preferred although equivalent experience will be considered
Why Whelan?
Be Supported: Whelan employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, supplemental benefits, (including dental, vision, short term disability, life insurance, and legal assistance plans), 401(k) retirement plan, employee assistance program, prescription discount cards, paid vacations, and more!

Be Challenged: Our extensive training program and career progression opportunities create an environment where employees can thrive, succeed, and enhance their careers.

Be Rewarded: We are proud to acknowledge and reward exceptional employees who make a difference to customers, the team, and the organization through our comprehensive Employee Recognition Program.

Be Valued: We are more than a team – we are a family! The distinctive culture of our family business sets us apart from every other contract security company in the industry.

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At Whelan, we are passionate about our employees. If you have a passion for people and wish to join a family-owned, industry leading organization – APPLY NOW!

Click “Apply” to begin the application process immediately; or if you wish to expedite your application, we encourage you to visit our local branch office located at 1699 S. Hanley Rd, St. Louis, MO 63144 to apply in person. For more information, you can also call us at 314.644.3227 .

St. Louis, MO 63144

Additional Info

Minimum Age
21+ years old

Company Overview

Whelan Security

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