NCHRP 20-24(40) Analysis and Benchmarking of State DOT Recruitment and Hiring Practices

Publisher: TRB
Publication Year: 2006
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Resource Summary: This final, done as part of NCHRP 20-24(40), report was intended to include a user-friendly catalogue of best practices in recruitment processes organized by peer groupings. The report reviews and analyzes relevant practice, performance data, research findings, and other information related to the recruitment and hiring of transportation employees. It then presents write-ups of best practices of state DOTs, other governmental agencies, and private and nonprofit organizations organized within defined peer categories that could be used as benchmarked references. 

Change Forces
  • Attracting and Retaining
  • Attractive Work Environment
  • Branding
  • Decline in Pension Benefits
  • New Candidate Pools
  • New Generation of Workers
  • Workforce Planning
  • Shifts in Labor
  • Recruiting and Retention
  • Organizational Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Bases