Date: May 28, 2023

Location: FARGO, North Dakota, US, 58103

Company: Gerdau

This position is for domestic candidates only.

Competitive pay starting at $22.00 / hour plus comprehensive benefits!!  Full-time Permanent! This position is open for domestic candidates only. 


Job Summary:


Perform a variety of coordinating, checking, verifying, inputting, recording, and filing duties pertaining primarily to the receipt and inspection of scrap coming into the mill by truck.  The primary duty of this position is to properly inspect and verify scrap grade and order number.  Improper scrap identification or misapplication could result in overpayment of approximately $200 per truckload.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:


  1. Act as weighmaster to properly weigh incoming and outgoing that trucks deliver scrap to the Sayreville Mill.
  2. Utilize electronic scale to obtain a gross weight for the load using the weighing system, and coordinate unloading destination with yard and melt shop personnel. Receive bill of lading from truck driver, and resolve discrepancies between the bill of lading and the scrap load by determining if the scrap load grade should be adjusted up or down in accordance with established limits of approved company policies and procedures, referring questionable cases to the supervisor.
  3. Consult with the scrap representatives and the scrap supplier for clarification on scrap grade prices.
  4. Give a copy of the weight ticket verifying the weight information to the driver, and receive verification of the scrap ticket from the driver after unloading. Complete the weighing process to determine traffic and net weight for the load.
  5. On dealer scrap, give the completed copy of the weight ticket to the driver.  Place the Gerdau  copy of the ticket in file and enter scrap details into the scrap receiving system.
  6. On retail scrap, input weight ticket information into the mainframe file using scrap receiving system to generate a check.
  7. Issue check in proper amount to scrap supplier.  Review the check for accuracy and sign on the authorization line.
  8. Give the check and the weight ticket to the driver.
  9. Process loads of scrap moved from the piles to the melt shop by weighing the trucks in accordance with standard processing procedures.  (Traffic volume ranges from 75-100 dealer trucks per day and 10-25 retail trucks per day).
  10. Provide daily reporting of scrap activity to appropriate purchasing and accounting personnel.
  11. Using established company procedures, visually inspect scrap for grade/quality.
  12. Notifies supervisor when dirty cars or trucks are identified or cars or trucks that monitoring devices indicate contain explosive or radioactive materials.
  13. Compile and record information related to scrap inventory.  Monitor supply of scrap in melt shop.


Additional Responsibilities:


  1. Input brokered tickets into the mainframe scrap receiving system, when there are no trucks.
  2. Maintain inventory file records.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. All external applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship. 


If you are vision-impaired or have some other disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act / Accessible Canada Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Gerdau, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (866)-788-2798 or


This position is open to domestic candidates only.

Nearest Major Market: Fargo