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Title:  Melt Shop Maintenance General Foreman


Sayreville, NJ, US, 08872

Division:  Maintenance
Job ID:  9307

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:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training
  • Paid time off
  • Low-cost medical, dental, vision
  • Company-paid life and disability
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan

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

  • Strong scheduling, planning, organizing, problem solving, time managing, and prioritizing work skills
  • Excellent customer service including follow through, Time management, Planning/organization and prioritizing
  • Capable of managing multiple project designs, scopes, budgets, and installations
  • Skilled decision making to be able to handle the dynamic work scope
  • Work with the stakeholders from the start of each project to ensure you understand the project scope and vision
  • Anticipates maintenance expenditures and provides estimates to forecast and meet budgetary requirements
  • Experience managing people and budgets
  • Prepare accurate cost estimates, resulting in projects that operate on the budget established in the estimate
  • Drive continuous improvement; employee productivity, uptime improvements, lead time reductions
  • Keep maintenance abreast of shop equipment deficiencies and breakage Troubleshoot production problems to minimize downtime
  • Develop and deliver performance reviews and corrective action documentation
  • Facilitate the compensation planning, performance assessment and employee development planning processes
  • Procure supplies and spare parts to ensure effective and timely maintenance of equipment

What You'll Need

  • Interpret blueprints, drawings, and schematics
  • Operate a computer proficiently (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Minimum 5 years industrial maintenance experience preferred
  • Minimum 5 years successful operational leadership experience preferred
  • Mentor and train team members on proper equipment use
  • Ability to work with the other Managers as a part of the Management Team
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask responsibilities daily
  • Ability to work flexible hours and be available as needed by the business

Your Education

  • 2-year degree in related technical discipline required

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: New Jersey

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