Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are also open to remote work options.

Duration: Full time, Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm

Keywords is looking for an experienced recruiter who is passionate about gaming and adept in taking care of multiple hiring requirements with a sense of urgency. This position is responsible for working with various clients of Keywords to assess hiring needs and interview candidates for various gaming and technical roles.

Please note: Candidates must be local to British Columbia

Core Responsibilities:

  • Conduct initial screening interviews and telephone interviews to assess applicants' relevant knowledge, skills, soft skills, experience and aptitudes. Perform face-to-face interviews with prospective applicants.
  • Assist with recommendations to hiring manager on candidate hire, and partner with appropriate stakeholders to offer competitive compensation packages and facilitate negotiation with candidates
  • Leverage various resources - internet, social media, community organizations, print media, job boards, formal/informal networks, colleges, trade associations - to directly and indirectly source qualified candidates
  • Ensure the maintenance of accurate and concise records and reports concerning all phases of the recruitment process, working within the Applicant Tracking System (ATS)
  • Maintain consistent standards for all applicants and ensure compliance with all local rules and regulations related to hiring and recruiting
  • Responsible for developing and applying an in-depth knowledge of the job specifications to include experience, skills, and behavioral competencies needed for success in each role
  • Act as a point of contact and build influential candidate relationships during the selection process
  • Provide analytical and well-documented reports to the rest of the team
  • Promote the company image to candidates and external service providers and ensures that the company is represented in the most accurate and appropriate way to all candidates and personally drives the highest standards of ethical behavior for all involved in the recruiting process


  • Proven 3+ years of relevant experience in a technical or gaming recruiting role preferred
  • Passion for Gaming is required
  • Bachelor's Degree is a plus
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Solid ability to conduct different types of interviews (multi-level of technical screens, competency based etc)
  • Hands on experience with various selection processes (phone interviewing, reference check etc)
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and meet timelines on deliverables
  • Familiarity with HR databases and applicant tracking systems
  • Experience with Trello a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Self-starter, sense of urgency, works well under pressure, ability to work in high-velocity environment
  • Professionalism and ability to develop relationships
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Ability to handle and maintain confidential information
  • Must be located in the BC area, this is not a remote position


  • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, and vision.
  • WFH options during the pandemic
  • Dog friendly environment (That's right, you can bring your dog to work!)

Onsite Amenities:

  • Indoor basketball court, outdoor basketball court, soccer field, volleyball court
  • Community garden
  • 2 dog parks
  • Easy transit access
  • Free on-site parking for staff and visitors
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