In-House Non-Ferrous Scrap Metal Buyer

Job description

  • 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 – basic knowledge of the Spanish Language a plus but not requirement
  • 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

  • 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 but not requirement
  • Saturday hours required

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

***Please send resume and cover letter to Jesykah Forkash:

***No Phone Calls