Yard Laborer

Casselberry FLHolly Hill FLOpa-locka FLWarren, MIMelvindale, MI

Job Summary:

GLE Scrap Metal has an immediate opening for a Yard Worker responsible for the general maintenance, organization, and inventory of materials of the construction yard located at our main office.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Keep yard clean and organized
  • Operating power equipment such as mowers, line trimmers, chainsaws etc.
  • Raking, weeding, hauling debris, pruning and application of lawn amendments
  • Maintaining a clean work environment, taking the initiative to pick up and know how our yard should be kept
  • Understanding the purpose of different types of materials, and the positioning and lay out of the yard
  • Unloading, receiving and taking inventory of scheduled deliveries, as well as materials brought back on truck from job site clean ups.
  • Conducting a weekly inventory of yard items being stocked to insure correct material levels and which items need to be reordered.
  • Monitoring construction debris trash
  • Refueling and re-greasing equipment at the end of each day to insure proper upkeep and longevity
  • Clean and repair yard equipment, vehicles and yard property & structures as needed
  • Helping and assisting customers and contractors
  • Clean or prepare job site to eliminate possible hazards
  • Control traffic passing near, in, or around work zones

Requirements:

  • Reliable transportation and Valid driver’s license
  • HS Diploma or Equivalent
  • Physical ability to lift heavy objects (up to 75 pounds) and other physical activities for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to work outdoors with expose to the sun and incremental weather
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

Skills:

  • Use of hand and power tools
  • Ability to work safely and properly follow all company policies
  • Ability for sitting, standing, walking, forward bending, climbing, squatting, kneeling, pulling/ pushing and reaching
  • Ability to be self-directed, with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated and can work alone