Republic Airways Holdings College Relations Consultant in Indianapolis, Indiana


At Republic Airline, our mission is to provide a safe, clean and reliable flying experience. We believe this is best accomplished by focusing on our vision, “With the BEST people, products and performance, we will be America’s Regional Airline of choice.” Republic Airline, is a regional airline headquartered in Indianapolis, operates fixed-fee flights for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines. The Company’s fleet consists of 170 Embraer 170/175s, offering approximately 850 flights daily to over 100 cities in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean and Central and South America. With more than 5,200 talented aviation professionals, Republic Airline is a great place to get your career off the runway.

Duties and Responsibilities


Assists in the development of a comprehensive selection process utilizing best practices and innovative approaches with the goal of sourcing high caliber talent for the Company. Develops strong and effective business partnerships with internal and external clients to enhance recruitment strategies.


  1. Develops, analyzes and maximizes sources of candidates, both traditional and state-of-the art, including social media for all Company positions.

  2. Sets the social media communication strategy for the different positions.

  3. Develops college recruiting campaigns. Builds relationships with instructional and career services staff at various colleges. Facilitates classroom visits.

  4. Creates webcasts and virtual job fairs.

  5. Utilizes the Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to review requisitions and match applicants with job.

  6. Conducts interviews with potential associates using a competency-based assessment model to draw accurate conclusions regarding a candidate’s experiences, skills, and abilities. Gathers information regarding education, experience, technical skills, etc., that may not be address on the application or resume.

  7. Creates scholarship application development and coordination. Builds rapport and maintains contact with scholarship recipients.

  8. Selects and manages summer internship participants/program.

  9. Performs other projects and duties as assigned.



  • Associate's degree (A.A.) in a related field and at least 5 years of recruiting and sourcing related experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent presentation, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Strong computer and analytical skills.

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A./ B.S.) in Human Resources or equivalent. Previous experience in college recruiting. A PHR/SPHR is preferred.

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • Makes day to day decisions used to support strategic direction. Decisions often require some thought and are somewhat structured. Decisions tend to be short term and usually moderate cost.

  • Travel up to 75% of the time, including overnight stays.

Requisition ID 2017-2110

Location US-IN-Indianapolis

# of Openings Remaining 1

Pos. Category Human Resources