Founded in 1898, today Alter - a privately owned, fourth Generation Company - is one of the largest scrap processors in the country, with trading offices and processing plants across the central United States. Alter Trading provides a direct supply of quality products, sourced both in America and abroad, to consumers in the United States and throughout the world. Alter operates 59 facilities, primarily in the upper Midwest as well as some facilities in the Southern United States.
Alter Trading's Management Trainee Program allows future facility leaders to be exposed to all facets of the metals recycling business during a 12 month training program. Under the direction of an experienced Alter Facility Manager and Regional Director of Operations, Trainees will gain the knowledge and leadership skills necessary to become a Facility Manager at a small 5-15 employee facility or potentially an Assistant Facility/Operations Manager a larger operation.
Facility Managers at Alter Trading independently oversee all operations at their assigned facility as entrepreneurial business leaders. They are responsible for the management of facility personnel including hiring, training and discipline. Ownership of the P&L requires maintaining new and existing supplier relationships as well as careful control of cost and expenditures. All of this is done while maintaining Alter's high safety and environmental standards. Facility Managers may also on occasion operate yard equipment and perform light equipment maintenance.
The Management Trainee will be responsible for several areas of training including, but not limited to:
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Alter Trading offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, paid time off, and company-paid life insurance. We also have a very generous 401(k) plan that matches 25% of each dollar an employee contributes after 30 days of employment. This position is also equipped with temporary living assistance and relocation assistance to the Trainee's final location where applicable.
Prior experience managing/supervising or leading employees or groups a plus
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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