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Machine Operator 

About the Organization Alter Trading Corporation, a 120+ year old company, with 70+ scrap metal processing facilities throughout the Midwest and Southern region. Alter is committed to our customers by being the best source of both ferrous and non-ferrous metal and by giving great customer service. Our corporate support center and marketing is located in St. Louis, MO, with Trading Offices located in St. Louis and in Hong Kong. Our website is  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
Location Rogers  
Position Machine Operator  

Under supervision, operates a variety of heavy machinery in a facility, unloading or loading trucks, semis, barges with material, sorting material in yard.

  • Unload customer vehicles, small or medium trucks or semi-trailers
  • Sorts material in appropriate areas
  • Loads trucks and barges
  • Operates various yard machinery including cranes (excavators), forklifts, bobcats, wheel loader to move, sort, load or unload scrap materials
  • Inspects all loads according to yard standards, ensuring barges and semi-trailers are safe to leave the yard
  • Inspects all inbound/outbound material
  • Handles daily greasing and helps with repairs on machines.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Wears all necessary PPE when working in the yard. Follows company safety standards at all times. Failure to follow standards may result in loss of position.

Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified-  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Position Requirements

High school diploma or GED preferred but not required.  Prior experience operating heavy machinery.  Must be able to lift a minimum of 30-50 lbs and 100+lbs on 2-person lift.

Shift -not applicable-  
Category Operators  

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