Mobile Shear Operator – Sims Limited – Hull

  • Hull

Sims Limited

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.

This position is responsible for carrying out all activities necessary to ensure the safe loading, sorting, processing and unloading of scrap metal. You will also organise material to ensure good standards of housekeeping are met. Working in Res Road, the successful candidate will be part of a team and work under the supervision of a knowledgeable and supportive Site Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure vehicles are loaded and unloaded in a safe and proper manner
  • Safely stockpile and process various grades of scrap metal, and assist with loading and unloading
  • Ensure materials are stored in accordance with company policy
  • Ensure daily checks are completed
  • Attend any training courses that the company proposes
  • Co-ordinate with other operatives to ensure the correct processing of all loads
  • Carry out final inspection of dispatched scrap materials
  • Process material to conform with grade specifications
  • Assist in the scheduling of inward and outward transport
  • Liaise with customers, drivers and contractors who visit the site
  • Ensure the working area is kept in a clean and tidy state at all times
  • Able to work flexible working hours to include occasional evenings and weekends
  • Operation of site based machinery including the shear
  • Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require
  • Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community
  • Key Skills/Competencies

  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible and adaptable
  • Integrity and confidentiality
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven track record of working within a team environment
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Qualifications/Knowledge

  • Valid 360° Material Handler/Wheeled loading shovel licence, as applicable, is essential
  • FLT Licence would be an advantage
  • 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.

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