Full time position available / Laborer & Equipment Operator
Laborer & Equipment Operator Summary Under supervision, loads and unloads material from customer vehicles, trucks or rail cars, sorts into appropriate containers and areas, uses mechanized equipment to sort and/or break down material for customer use. Ferrous Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Identifies and sorts different grades of scrap iron and steel Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Sorts and processes iron according to mill specifications Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Inspects all inbound material for items unacceptable for purchase Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Ensure the conveyors are running smoothly Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Shovel fluff as needed to keep build-up from piling up around conveyors Ã¢ÂÂ¢ May move other material in the yard utilizing bobcat or front-end loader (lift) Ã¢ÂÂ¢ Other responsibilities as assigned or required Safety: Wears all necessary Personal Protective Equipment when working in the yard. Follows company safety standards at all times. Failure to follow ALL safety requirements may result in loss of position. Requirements: High school diploma or GED preferred but not required. Must be able to interact with customers and vendors in a friendly and courteous manner. Prior experience operating heavy machinery preferred but not required as we will train candidates. Some mechanical know-how necessary. Will use hand tools for minor repairs. Must be able to lift a minimum of 30-50 lbs and 100+lbs on 2-person lift.