Title:  Yard Manager

Date:  Jan 4, 2022
Location: 

Bronx, NY, US, 10474

Company:  simsmetalm
1330

Sims Limited (Sims) is a global leader in metal and electronics recycling, and an emerging leader in the municipal recycling and renewable energy industries. 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.

Job Summary:

Oversees daily operations of facility and coordinates daily production needs of facility. Responsible for driving best environmental and safety practices.

Major Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Communicate and train subordinate employees on company core values including safety, integrity, respect, transparency, excellence, and social responsibility.
  • Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals.
  • Confer with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems, complaints, or grievances.
  • Interpret specifications, blueprints, job orders, and company policies and procedures for workers.
  • Maintenance of all yard equipment, facility, building and grounds including contracting vendors to provide service for such.

Job Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or related experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required

Experience: 

5+ years’ experience working in an industrial/manufacturing environment in supervisory roles

Other required skills/certifications:

  • · Good judgement, interpersonal communications, good organizations skills
  • · Ability to negotiate
  • · Minimum five years previous experience
  • · Previous managerial skills in a diverse, fast-paced manufacturing/production environment
  • · Excellent mechanical ability and strong analytical skills
  • · Demonstrated ability to follow procedures and work from a set of written instructions
  • · Basic computer skills
  • · Flexibility to work successfully in a team
  • · Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • · Must speak and understand English; Spanish speaking is a plus

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, and feel.  Reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

Must be able to work outside under extreme temperature conditions. (Heat, cold, snow etc.) 

Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

With a promote-from-within philosophy and a variety of programs available to support continuous learning, Sims offers the opportunity for a rewarding career. We are committed to the ecologically sound and sustainable use of resources and strive to operate in a manner that minimizes waste and protects the environment.

 

A career with Sims provides you with the opportunity to work with an organization whose goal is to be the world’s safest and most responsible recycling company. Our people achieve this by creating a zero-harm workplace, being exemplary members of the communities in which we operate, and being responsible stewards of the environment. We also offer competitive pay and a range of attractive benefits.

 

Find Out More…

Please visit www.simsltd.com for more information on Sims and its commitment to sustainability.

 

SIMS LIMITED IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE VALUE THE DIVERSITY OF ALL OF OUR EMPLOYEES AND ARE COMMITTED TO CREATING AN INCLUSIVE WORKING ENVIRONMENT WHERE EVERYONE CAN CONTRIBUTE, ADVANCE ON MERIT, AND REALIZE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL. SIMS LIMITED IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. THE COMPANY DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE WITH REGARD TO RACE, SEX, RELIGION, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, CITIZENSHIP STATUS, DISABILITY, AGE, MARITAL OR FAMILIAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, GENDER EXPRESSION, VETERAN STATUS, HOUSING STATUS, SOURCE OF INCOME, OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS. THIS APPLIES TO ANY EMPLOYMENT DECISION, INCLUDING RECRUITING, HIRING, PLACEMENT, PROMOTION, TERMINATION, LAYOFF, RECALL, TRANSFER, LEAVES OF ABSENCE, COMPENSATION, AND TRAINING.  QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WITH A DISABILITY IN NEED OF A REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION MAY REQUEST SUCH WITHOUT FEAR OF REPRISAL OR DISCRIMINATION. 


Nearest Major Market: Bronx
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City