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  1. 1. RECRUITMENT<br /> Recruitment refers to the process of sourcing, screening, and selecting people for a job or vacancy within an organization. Though individuals can undertake individual components of the recruitment process, mid- and large-size organizations generally retain professional recruiters.<br />According to Edwin B. Flippo, recruitment is the process of searching the candidates for employment and stimulating them to apply for jobs in the organisation”. Recruitment is the activity that links the employers and the job seekers. A few definitions of recruitment are:<br /> A process of finding and attracting capable applicants for employment. The process begins when new recruits are sought and ends when their applications are submitted. The result is a pool of applications from which new employees are selected.<br />Recruitment is a continuous process whereby the firm attempts to develop a pool of qualified applicants for the future human resources needs even though specific vacancies do not exist. Usually, the recruitment process starts when a manger initiates an employee requisition for a specific vacancy or an anticipated vacancy.<br /> RECRUITMENT NEEDS ARE OF THREE TYPES<br /> PLANNED- i.e. the needs arising from changes in organization and retirement policy.<br />ANTICIPATED- Anticipated needs are those movements in personnel, which an organization can predict by studying trends in internal and external environment.<br />UNEXPECTED- Resignation, deaths, accidents, illness give rise to unexpected needs.<br /> <br /> Purpose & Importance Of Recruitment <br /> The Purpose and Importance of Recruitment are given below: Attract and encourage more and more candidates to apply in the Organisation. Create a talent pool of candidates to enable the selection of best candidates for the Organisation. Determine present and future requirements of the organization in conjunction with its personnel planning and job analysis activities. HYPERLINK "http://recruitment.naukrihub.com/" o "recruitment" Recruitment is the process which links the employers with the employees. Increase the pool of job candidates at minimum cost.  Help increase the success rate of selection process by decreasing number of visibly under qualified or overqualified job applicants.  Help reduce the probability that job applicants once recruited and selected will leave the organization only after a short period of time.  Meet the organizations legal and social obligations regarding the composition of its workforce.  Begin identifying and preparing potential job applicants who will be appropriate candidates.  Increase organization and individual effectiveness of various recruiting techniques and sources for all types of job applicants.<br /> <br /> Type of Recruitment in Airlines<br /><ul><li>ONLINE RECRUITMENT- Using internet likes a facility to advertising for everybody. Using technique drawing designs hoardings and panel on website about recruitment or demanding employee with requirement. Besides, the information of company should be explained in general. The employee will match their ability to decide apply or not that position.
  2. 2. PRINCIPLES OF HELP WANTED ADVERTISING- Creating advertisement and public in a newspaper, journal, and magazines. Making advertisement, focusing on attention audience has been important because after reading, people can understand and match their capacity with our demand. Make an interesting advertisement like promotion, travel, career development, will attract people feeling finding a good environment workplace.</li></ul>EXECUTIVE RECRUITER- In anyway it’s called human hunter who seek out top management labour for their client. Ordinarily, after confirmation to look for special worker, these organizations, agencies will filter their database about suitable ones or finding others from another manufactory. In this service, we may be pay fee very high. <br />Some recruiters who may convince you use their people more than in find suitable candidate for us. organizations, agencies will filter their database about suitable ones or finding others from another manufactory. In this service, we may be pay fee very high. Some recruiters who may convince you use their people more than in find suitable candidate for us.<br />CAMPUS RECRUITING AS RESOURCES OF CANDIDATE- Many candidates rent through recruiting.In this place, candidate can organize conference of job, skill in working…With this form, campus may be spent a lot finance for brochure , advertise to company, time for recruiter<br /><ul><li>USING GOVERNMENT JOB SERVICES- It was very popular in UK being Job Center where employees can apply for Insurance Number and seeking a job. Job Center aides millions job for employees. Job information provided at Job center office where peoples can find suitable job for them and be able apply for these positions.</li></ul>COMPUTERIZED EMPLOYEE DATABASE- Nowadays, many companies usually use computerized resume enrollment to seek candidate. From their database can support to find student, graduate, experience people who applied for any positions.<br /> Recruitment Process<br />The recruitment and selection is the major function of the human resource department and recruitment process is the first step towards creating the competitive strength and the recruitment strategic advantage for the organisations. Recruitment process involves a systematic procedure from sourcing the candidates to arranging and conducting the interviews and requires many resources and time. A general recruitment process is as follows:<br /><ul><li>Identifying the vacancy- The recruitment process begins with the human resource department receiving requisitions for recruitment from any department of the company. These contain:
  3. 3. • Posts to be filled
  4. 4. • Number of persons
  5. 5. • Duties to be performed
  6. 6. • Qualifications required
  7. 7. Preparing the job description and person specification.
  8. 8. Locating and developing the sources of required number and type of employees (Advertising etc).</li></ul>Short-listing and identifying the prospective employee with required characteristics.<br />Arranging the interviews with the selected candidates.<br />Conducting the interview and decision making<br /> <br />The recruitment process is immediately followed by the selection process i.e. the final interviews and the decision making, conveying the decision and the appointment formalities. <br /> <br /> Sources Of Recruitment<br />Every organisation has the option of choosing the candidates for its recruitment processes from two kinds of sources: internal and external sources. The sources within the organisation itself (like transfer of employees from one department to other, promotions) to fill a position are known as the internal sources of recruitment. Recruitment candidates from all the other sources (like outsourcing agencies etc.) are known as the external sources of The recruitment.<br /> SOURCES OF RECRUITMENT<br /> <br /> Internal Sources Of Recruitment<br /> Some Internal Sources Of Recruitments are given below:<br /><ul><li>TRANSFERS- The employees are transferred from one department to another according to their efficiency and experience. </li></ul> 2. PROMOTIONS- The employees are promoted from one department to another with more benefits and greater responsibility based on efficiency and experience.<br /> 3. UPGRADING AND DEMOTION- Others are Upgrading and Demotion of present employees according to their performance.<br />4. DEPENDENTS AND RELATIVES OF DECREASED EMPLOYEES- The dependents and relatives of Deceased employees and Disabled employees are also done by many companies so that the members of the family do not become dependent on the mercy of others. <br /> <br /> <br /><ul><li> External Sources Of Recruitment1-PRESS ADVERTISEMENT-Advertisements of the vacancy in newspapers and journals are a widely used source of recruitment. The main advantage of this method is that it has a wide reach.2-EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTES-Various management institutes, engineering colleges, medical Colleges etc. are a good source of recruiting well qualified executives, engineers, medical staff etc. They provide facilities for campus interviews and placements. This source is known as Campus Recruitment.3 PLACEMENT AGENCIES-Several private consultancy firms perform recruitment functions on behalf of client companies by charging a fee. These agencies are particularly suitable for recruitment of executives and specialists. It is also known as RPO (Recruitment Process Outsourcing). 4.EMPLOYMENT EXCHANGE-Government establishes public employment exchanges throughout the country. These exchanges provide job information to job seekers and help employers in identifying suitable candidates.5.RECRUITMENT AT FACTORY GATE-Unskilled workers may be recruited at the factory gate these may be employed whenever a permanent worker is absent. More efficient among these may be recruited to fill permanent vacancies. Factors Affecting RecruitmentThe recruitment function of the organisations is affected and governed by a mix of various internal and external forces. The internal forces or factors are the factors that can be controlled by the organisation. And the external factors are those factors which cannot be controlled by the organisation. The internal and external forces affecting recruitment function of an organisation are.FACTORS AFFECTING RECRUITMENT External Factors Affecting RecruitmentThe external factors which affecting recruitment are the forces which cannot be controlled by the organisation. The major external forces are:SUPPLY AND DEMAND-The availability of manpower both within and outside the organization is an important determinant in the recruitment process. If the company has a demand for more professionals and there is limited supply in the market for the professionals demanded by the company, then the company will have to depend upon internal sources by providing them special training and development programs.LABOUR MARKET-Employment conditions in the community where the organization is located willinfluence the recruiting efforts of the organization. If there is surplus of manpower at the time of recruitment, even informal attempts at the time of recruiting like notice boards display of the requisition or announcement in the meeting etc will attract more than enough applicants.3.IMAGE / GOODWILL- Image of the employer can work as a potential constraint for recruitment. An organization with positive image and goodwill as an employer finds it easier to attract and retain employees than an organization with negative image. Image of a company is based on what organization does and affected by industry. For example finance was taken up by fresher MBA’s when many finance companies were coming up. 4.POLITICAL-SOCIAL- LEGAL ENVIRONMENT-Various government regulations prohibiting discrimination in hiring and employment have direct impact on recruitment practices. For example, Government of India has introduced legislation for reservation in employment for scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, physically handicapped etc. Also, trade unions play important role in recruitment. This restricts management freedom to select those individuals who it believes would be the best performers. If the candidate can’t meet criteria stipulated by the union but union regulations can restrict recruitment sources. Internal Factors Affecting RecruitmentThe internal factors or forces which affecting recruitment and can be controlled by the organisation are:RECRUITMENT POLICY- The recruitment policy of an organisation specifies the objectives of recruitment and provides a framework for implementation of recruitment programme. It may involve organizational system to be developed for implementing recruitment programmes and procedures by filling up vacancies with best qualified people. 2.HUMAN RESOURCE PLANNING- Effective human resource planning helps in determining the gaps present in the existing manpower of the organization. It also helps in determining the number of employees to be recruited and what qualification they must possess. 3.SIZE OF THE FIRM- The size of the firm is an important factor in recruitment process. If the organization is planning to increase its operations and expand its business, it will think of hiring more personnel, which will handle its operation. 4.COST-Recruitment incur cost to the employer, therefore, organizations try to employ that source of recruitment which will bear a lower cost of recruitment to the organization for each candidate.

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