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Inspector / Traffic Coordinator 

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 Columbus  
Position Inspector / Traffic Coordinator  

Directs and inspects inbound scrap metal to the facility.

  • Knows location of yard inventory
  • Identifies and grades inbound scrap
  • Identifies and rejects unacceptable items
  • Directs customers in traffic flow and proper unloading area
  • Completes inspection ticket and provides to customer
  • Has customer sign appropriate material certificate
  • Maintains good working relationship with customer
  • May operate yard equipment as needed
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Position Requirements

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.

High school diploma or GED preferred but not required. Prior experience in metals preferred. Must be able to interact with customers and vendors in a friendly and courteous manner.

Shift Days  
Category Production  

This position is currently accepting applications.

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