Careers

Shipping and Receiving Supervisor

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Weigh in material brought to our yard from large industrial accounts;
  • Weigh out processed material and load overseas shipping containers and domestic flatbeds;
  • Draft, edit, and produce high quality shipping documents on MS Publisher and/or Excel (or comparable software) – potential candidate must be PC literate;
  • Fill in as an In-House Buyer as needed and learn the point-of-transaction software we use;
  • Work the yard/warehouse to assist laborers;
  • Forklift driving as needed;
  • Must enjoy working in a loud, industrial environment.

Qualifications

  • Punctual;
  • Write, speak, act professionally;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the scrap recycling industry and ability to easily identify both ferrous and non-ferrous metals;
  • Comfortable making contact on the phone, over email, and face-to-face;
  • BA or BS in Business, Sales, Marketing, OR, Communications or +5 years experience working in Shipping and Receiving needed;
  • Able to work standing for extended periods of time and able to lift heavy metals;
  • Proficient level of Spanish a plus.

Compensation

  • Day shift hours: Monday – Friday 7:00am-5:00pm and Saturdays 7:00am-2:00pm;
  • Medical and Retirement Benefits;
  • Paid Vacations.

    In-House Non-Ferrous Scrap Metal Buyer

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Purchasing of Non-Ferrous and Ferrous Scrap in accordance with current market conditions and with consideration to company policy, environmental regulations, and current local and federal regulatory agency controls – candidate must have basic knowledge of the Scrap Recycling Industry regarding all above items.
    • Enforcement of safety policies associated with the safe unloading and handling of material throughout the metals buy-back process;
    • Accurate grading and assessment of customers’ material (based on price per pound or ton);
    • Perform administrative duties associated with the close tracking of customers’ sales history;
    • Coordinate purchases with scrap processing staff (Yard Workers) to ensure that customers’ material is sorted in a timely manner;
    • Sort material as needed;
    • Answer customer questions by phone and in person;
    • Keep work area clean and organized;
    • Fill in as needed and/or assist in Shipping and Receiving department;

    Desired Skills and Experience

    • Comprehensive knowledge of the scrap recycling industry and ability to easily identify both ferrous and non-ferrous metals;
    • Experience in a Customer Service position
    • Great communication skills
    • Fundamental ability to type
    • Excellent math skills
    • Ability to effectively negotiate
    • Experience in sales in an industrial atmosphere
    • College degree (BA or BS in Sales, Marketing, Business, or related)
    • Knowledge of MS Windows and general computation
    • Sending and receiving digital photos over email
    • Bilingual Spanish/English a plus

    Compensation

    • Day shift hours: Monday – Friday 7:00am-5:00pm and Saturdays 7:00am-2:00pm;
    • Medical and Retirement Benefits;
    • Paid Vacations.

    ***Positions available at our HAYWARD location – 25101 Clawiter Rd, Hayward, CA 94545

    ***Please send resume and cover letter to Jesykah Forkash: jesykah_forkash@aaronmetals.com

    ***No Phone Calls