NF Grader/ Forklift operator in Schnitzer - Victoria at Schnitzer Steel Industries

Date Posted: 6/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Operational Performance & Best Business Practices

  • General clean up and yard maintenance including but not limited to digging, sweeping, maintenance of weeds and brush, and repaid of blacktop.
  • Basic sorting of scrap, as well as metal and debris in preparation processing.
  • Greasing and general cleanup at the shear and/or shredder.
  • Assist with repairs and maintenance as required at railroad.
  • Provide backup or assistance throughout the yard as needed or assigned.
  • Report all equipment deficiencies or malfunctions for maintenance or repair to the proper supervisor.
  • Working inside, outside, in dusty/dirty conditions, and around noise. Steel toed boots required - All other PPE will be provided by the company.

  • Successful candidates must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of the arms and legs, while climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling materials.
Required Skills

Required Skills

Environmental and Health & Safety (H&S)

  • Strictly adheres to all Metals Recycling Business Health, Safety, and Environmental standards.
  • Provides a safe environment for all employees, customers and visitors.
  • Ability to work outside in changing weather conditions

Required Experience

Required Experience

  • Candidates must have the ability to carry out instructions provided in written, oral, or diagrammatic form.
  • Ability to speak and understand English as a basic level required.
  • Ability to learn new tasks as assigned required.
  • Experience in a scrap yard preferred.
  • This position requires possession of a valid driver’s license and the ability to drive an automobile.
  • Experience working with in a high traffic, safety conscious environment.

    Current Forklift Certification.

    Willingness to work outside in all conditions, as well as in a noisy and dusty environment, wearing all required PPE.

    Ability to follow all established safety procedures and protocols.

    Ability to be flexible to changing work conditions and assignments, and work well within a team.

    Excellent oral communication skills.

    Experience working within the Scrap Metal industry an asset.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.