“We offer a full benefits package, dynamic company culture, and ample opportunity for development in an ever-relevant and growing industry.”
EMR, the global forerunner in metals recycling is hiring! If you're looking for a great opportunity that will allow you to enter the recycling industry we thank you for your consideration. We are a privately held company with a heritage dating back to the 1940's, employing 4,500 people operating at 180 locations around the world. We offer an excellent benefits package, dynamic company culture, and ample opportunity for professional development in an ever-relevant and growing industry. To learn more about EMR please take a look at our website: http://us.emrgroup.com
We are currently looking for a Heavy Equipment Operator to be based out of our Facility in New Orleans, LA. The incumbent will be directly responsible for material handling activity within the yard over the course of the day and evening shifts.
Handle materials through the use of a mobile crane, excavator or other heavy equipment -
Move, sort, organize material as it is delivered to the staging area -
Work in a team environment to accomplish yard objectives -
Perform housekeeping in work areas to maintain a safe working environment -
Perform daily maintenance on cranes, machinery or equipment -
Follow and champion all safety measures -
Verifiable Mobile Crane operation experience -
Recycling or manufacturing environment experience -
Ability to perform safety inspections and monitor functionality and condition of heavy equipment -
Ability to work outside in the elements, throughout all seasons of the year -
Valid driver's license -
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EMR - European Metal Recycling is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal law.
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About EMR - USA:
EMR's presence in America has increased over recent years with organic growth accelerated by strategic acquisitions in key locations. We have coverage in more than 20 states with almost 2,000 employees spread across these sites. Our American operations form a crucial part of EMR's international activities.
Our core business is the recycling of metal from a range of sources such as End-of-Life vehicles/consumer products, industry, construction and demolition. We have extensive ferrous and non-ferrous operations worldwide and produce over 100 grades of high quality recycled materials which are taken to market by our substantial road, rail and shipping network.
Supporting our core activities are a range of specialist divisions including industrial clearance, total waste management, ship breaking, servicing local government service providers and cable, copper and aluminum granulation facilities. Also, through our own and our joint venture activities we are working towards becoming a zero waste company.