Advantage Metals Recycling Small Equipment Operator in Sedalia, Missouri

Small Equipment Operator






At Advantage Metals Recycling (AMR) the opportunity is YOURS! We have achieved years of success by giving our teammates the tools they need to do the best job. Do you have what it takes to help shape the future? Working at AMR is definitely for you if:

• You want a career and not just a job

• You want to work for an awesome company where you can make a difference

• You have positive, can-do attitude

• You are motivated and take initiative

We are committed to building great teams, offering competitive compensation, and allowing for a healthy work-life balance, because our teammates are our most valuable asset. Whether you work in a recycling facility or at our corporate headquarters, AMR is a

place where you can come for a job but stay for a career.

AMR operates recycling facilities in Kansas and Missouri. Our processing capabilities include automobile shredders, balers, shears, mobile shearing, torch processing, auto crushers, extensive transportation services, and railcar dismantling. AMR is a proud

part of Nucor Corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of DJJ and have a well-earned reputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as good community citizens who are trustworthy, financially strong and environmentally proactive.

Advantage Metals Recycling, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of DJJ has an exciting opportunity as a Baler Operator (2nd Shift position) for our Sedalia Location. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communications skills. The hours

for this position are 1:00 pm – 9:30 pm, M-F.

Position Overview:

  1. Works at customer location to move, prepare and bale material provided by customer.

  2. Operate Harris 220 baler and other equipment as necessary- material handler, forklifts, etc.

  3. Properly follow company and OSHA procedures.

  4. Follow policies and procedures of customer as applicable.

  5. Effectively communicates with customer and responds to requests/needs.

  6. Shares relevant information between AMR and customer concerning production or scheduling changes.

  7. Perform daily inspections on equipment and report any defects or needed repairs to supervisor.

  8. Clean equipment as needed

  9. Other duties as assigned.


  1. Demonstrate ability to be a self-starter, work at off-site locations with little supervision.

  2. Ability to interact with customer management professionally.

  3. Knowledge of equipment operating principles.

  4. Ability to operate safely in tight industrial plant spaces.

  5. Ability to operate equipment under varying working conditions.

  6. Working knowledge of hazards and safety precautions common to equipment operations.

  7. Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.

  8. Demonstrate ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.

  9. Forklift certification a plus.

This position is eligible for shift differential of $1.50 per hour

We offer a competitive compensation & benefits package to include: Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vacation, Paid Holidays, Bonus Potential & 401k match among other great benefits. If you are ready to grow with a successful company, please apply online.

Advantage Metals Recycling LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran

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Advantage Metals Recycling, LLC is an EEO/AA employer who encourages females, minorities, veterans and disabled to apply. If, due to a disability, you are unable to apply using our online application system, please contact Brenda Brumbaugh at (816) 861-2700 or (866) 527-4733. Please indicate the specific assistance needed. This option is reserved for people with disabilities only.

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