Sims Metal Management

Crane Operator - Upper Marlboro

Upper Marlboro, MD
Sims Metal is a business division of Sims Limited. A world leading publicly listed metal recycler, o

Job Description

Crane Operator

Posted: Thursday, 11/2/2023

Title: Crane Operator

Date: Nov 1, 2023
Location: Upper Marlboro, MD, US, 20772
Company: simsmetalm

Sims Metal (Sims) is a global leader in metal recycling. With facilities across the globe, Sims plays an intrinsic role in the circular economy by making resources available for future use. As a responsible corporate citizen, we continuously seek new ways to broaden our participation in the environmental sector, ensuring that our future is as bright, safe, and secure as at any time in our long history.

Sims is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of all of our employees, and we are committed to creating a working environment that is built on a foundation of respect and inclusion where everyone can contribute, advance on merit, and realize their full potential.

The Crane Operator operates scrap handling equipment to include; frontend loader with bucket, material handlers equipped with both a magnet or a hydraulic grapple, excavator with shear attachment, 12k lb forklift or smaller with rotator. Operators are to follow all Sims safety regulations and golden rules. Also, actively participate in safety meetings, and enter any safety findings into Sims safety KMI system. Operator will provide pre-shift and end of shift inspections and is responsible for greasing and daily upkeep of equipment and work areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs routine maintenance on loader such as lubricating, fueling, and cleaning.
  • Completes inspection report prior to using equipment.
  • Safely operate machinery under the direction of the shift supervisor or production manager. Load trucks, pile scrap material, load/unload barges and rail cars.
  • End of shift clean up and equipment inspection.
  • Participate in safety meetings and programs.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Minimum of 12 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Sims Metal Management At A Glance

Sims Metal is a business division of Sims Limited. A world leading publicly listed metal recycler, our operations encompass the buying, processing and selling of ferrous and non-ferrous recycled metals. Our metals recycling operations are geographically diverse, with operations in five continents, including the United States, Australasia and the United Kingdom, comprising a network of processing facilities, many with deep-water port access, supported by an extensive network of feeder yards from which to source recyclable ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
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