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Patty Simmons

Patty Simmons


Recruiter Info

Name: Patty Simmons
Title: HR Recruiter
Email: [email protected]
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/pattysimmons
Twitter: @simm_simmons/

Company Info


Company: CDK Global
Location: Hoffman Estates
Website: www.cdkglobal.com
Careers Page: www.cdkjobs.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/cdkglobal
Twitter: @cdkglobal
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CDKGlobal/

For Job Candidates

Preferred Method To Be Contacted By A Candidate: Email

Preferred Process For Following Up On Application: Please apply for opportunities directly at cdkjobs.com

Things That Impress You In A Candidate:

  1. Candidates who are prepared and are energetic!
  2. Candidates who do their diligent research and learn the Position as well as researching the company
    •  Know the qualifications and requirements of the job and be prepared to show why you are the best fit for the position.
  3. Candidates who know their Resume and Cover Letter Inside Out
  4. Candidates who are prepared to cite specific examples of accomplishments and how their contribution can help the company solve its problems.
  5. Candidates who:
    •  Think of why he or she are interested in the position and articulate their reasons.
    •  Know the qualifications and requirements of the job and be prepared to show why you are the best fit for the position.

Things Candidates Must Include To Be Considered For Job: Resume, Min. Salary requirements & citizenship status

Things That Will Disqualify A Candidate From Getting Considered: Candidates who require employment sponsorship. Candidates with poor job stability (Job hoppers). Poorly written resumes

Can Candidates Apply For Multiple Positions And Not Get Penalized?: Yes

Recruiter’s Perspective

What’s your favorite quote? “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” Eleanor Roosevelt

What do you like to do in your free time? Watching Reality TV and Working out

In a sentence, why do you enjoy working at your company? CDK is a place of creativity and ideas! We celebrate ideas and put them into practice

In a sentence, how does your company have fun on a regular basis? We celebrate successes, throw parties, go out on team outings and so much more

In a sentence, how would you describe the employees at your company? Employees at CDK are innovated industry changers!

Ariella Coombs Ariella is the Content Strategist and Career Coach for Work It Daily. She graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in journalism. Follow her @AriellaCoombs or find her on Google+.