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Scale Operator


Location: Vinton, Virginia

OmniSource Southeast, a wholly owned subsidiary of Steel Dynamics, Inc., one of the nation’s leading metals recycling companies, is currently seeking a scale operator in their metals recycling operation in Vinton VA.

Ideal, qualified candidates would have knowledge and experience of the scrap metal recycling industry. Experience as a scale operator is a strong plus. This candidate needs to be a self-motivated team player willing to learn new skills and able to understand and adhere to safety rules and regulations. This candidate must be able to work in all types of weather conditions and able to work overtime when workloads dictate. This candidate must have strong verbal and written communication skills.

Responsibilities of this position include: Take pictures of material, input numbers given by drivers, capture gross and tare weights, choose the correct commodity of inbound and outbound loads and ensure compliant weight of outbound trucks. Ensure customer specifications are met when shipping outbound materials and ensure customer pricing is correct before finishing transaction. Maintain a high level of internal and external customer service. Communicate effectively with transportation, customers, management and yard employees using 2 way radios and CB radios. Report fraudulent activity.

** Candidates must be able to pass background checks, and pre-employment testing, which includes basic physical exam and drug screen. **

OmniSource Southeast offers competitive compensation, and a full benefits package, including medical, dental, life insurance, prescription drug, disability coverage, 401k with Company match, profit sharing, bonus and many other benefits.

Qualified applicants please forward resume to:


OmniSource Southeast
Attn: Human Resources
3415 Glenn Avenue
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE!! We will only contact individuals we are interested in pursuing for opening. Thank you!
OmniSource Southeast is an Equal Opportunity Employer

OmniSource Corporation
Attn: Human Resources
7575 W Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804-4131
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