Title:  Forklift Operator/Material Sorter


Beaumont, TX, US, 77707

Division:  Warehouse
Job ID:  11751

it’s what’s inside that counts



There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Low cost medical, vision, dental
  • Company-paid life and disability insurance
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Training and advancement opportunities

Why This Job

CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you’ll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential.

What You'll Do

  • Grading and inspecting in-bound loads of material; to include making deductions in loads that have excess such as dirt, trash, and/or plastic
  • Identify and sort various metals
  • Keeping records of incoming loads, specific materials, customers' specific materials
  • Looking for and eliminating hazards from in-coming loads prior to processing, including chemicals, flammable material and explosive items
  • Sort, transport, pack, remove, and dispose of materials as regulated by law
  • Other duties as assigned in general support of the organization

What You'll Need

  • Minimum 1 year working with heavy industrial environment experience preferred but not required
  • Communicate effectively – oral and written
  • Possess a strong work ethic and practice safe working habits
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders and steps
  • Must be able to work overtime, either planned or unplanned for emergency situations
  • Must be able and willing to cross train as required
  • Must be able to work outside under all weather conditions to include working in the heat and cold weather
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Perform the rigorous manual labor required by the trade and have a natural ability to work at high elevations
  • Have a good sense of balance
  • Follow the proper OSHA regulations

Your Education

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over the last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Beaumont