Cashier - Non Ferrous Weighmaster

SA Recycling, LLC

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Sheffield, AL

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Summary Description


Responsible for weighing inbound & outbound deliveries of recyclable materials according to SA Recycling’s Scale Control Procedures.

Job Duties

Including, but not limited to:

  • Weigh vehicles full and empty to record purchases;
  • Inspect and determine metal grade for inventory tracking;
  • Handle paperwork associated with conducting business, delivery transactions, and government-required documentation;
  • Communicates with dispatch and truck drivers to determine schedules and volumes;
  • Communicates with customers when they bring objectionable materials;
  • Works with customers to satisfy their needs and assist them when problems arise;
  • Work with other employees in the scrap metal yard to ensure swift work when materials arrive;
  • Process and reports end of day totals;
  • Ascending and descending staircases for inspections of loads;
  • Adhere to specific dress code for the position (no restrictive or excessively loose clothing or accessories that could pose a safety hazard);
  • Clean up work area at the end of shift;
  • Keep work areas neat and orderly;
  • Regular attendance and punctuality are essential job functions;
  • Organizing materials to have more effective use of space;
  • Dispose of various waste materials in the appropriate manner;
  • Inspection to ensure cleanup is completed;
  • Effective housekeeping in workplace area is an ongoing operation for safety and better hygienic conditions for all team members.


  • Comply with all applicable federal, state, local, & SA Recycling safety, health, & environmental rules, regulations, policies, & procedures;
  • Previous experience in weigh or scale operations preferred;
  • Preferred – high school diploma or GED and/or foreign education acceptable;
  • Bi-lingual (English & Spanish) language skills a plus;
  • Ability to: communicate with others effectively; understand direction (written or oral) and use basic math skills as the job demands;
  • Willingness to learn how to: sort metal, identify colors, shapes, and weights; properly maintain equipment; properly utilize PPE.