Title:  Recycling Shredder Manager


Dallas, TX, US, 75212

Division:  Shredder
Job ID:  11544

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:

  • Day 1 benefits coverage with low cost medical, vision, dental
  • Paid-time off and vacation starting Day 1
  • Competitive compensation and bonuses
  • Company-paid Lifestyle fund, 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

  • Ensure proper weighing and recording of material purchased and transferred within the branch
  • Ensure timely movement and sorting of the non-ferrous scrap
  • Schedule maintenance activity of equipment assigned to non-ferrous yard
  • Supervise and train non-ferrous yard employees
  • Ensures compliance with employment laws and regulations, minimizing the company’s exposure to adverse outcomes of complaints, litigation, audits and inspections
  • Meets or exceeds monthly contract shipping goals and meet department KPI's
  • Properly identifies wire by type and recoverary and its proper placement in the facility and properly identifies non-ferrous scrap and sorting into the non-ferrous yard
  • Provides direct supervision of mobile equipment including grapple and forklifts and their operators and loaders, sorting and placement of the scrap and rejection of undesirable material and source control
  • Provides guidance and direction to staff including hiring, disciplinary action, staff development, goal formulation and performance review
  • Supervises the scheduling of outbound truck shipments
  • Supervises, trains and cross-trains all employees so that they can safely perform their duties
  • Monitor material quality, productivity of shredder
  • Oversee and constantly communicate with other heavy equipment operators to ensure shredder feed is consistent and efficient
  • Monitor all parts of shredder including conveyors, motor and operate within manufacturers recommended guidelines
  • Recognize and be prepared to troubleshoot minor mechanical issues

What You'll Need

  • Able to multitask and handle stress in a highly productive environment
  • Customer Service focused
  • Demonstrated ability to assist in the manufacturing of quality products that consistently meet or exceed consumer receiving specifications
  • Entrepreneurial attitude
  • Exceptional leadership and team building skills
  • Must be able to assist in problem solving in all areas of plant
  • Must be able to put team goals ahead of individual goals
  • Must have an ability to ensure the safety of both the individual and customers is protected at all times
  • Participates in the CMC Safety Programs and proactively upholds the CMC Safety Culture
  • Sets high standards for self and others

Your Education

  • A combination of formal education and/or directly related work experience may substitute for the degree.
  • Preferred past successful experience in operations in metal recycling facility or other related industry

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: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth