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Founded in 1915, we started with a single recycling location and have grown into a global enterprise, and one of the largest metal recyclers and steel manufacturers in the United States. Our vertical integration model was the first of its kind and revolutionized the way the steel industry operates today.

We are also a Fortune 1000, global company that is committed to delivering industry-leading customer service, providing a safe and healthy environment where our employees can succeed, creating value for our investors and improving our communities. 

We are sensitive to the impact our industry has on the environment, which is why we are committed to a process that minimizes our carbon footprint and preserves our natural resources for future generations. Our recycling facilities collect metals from the community and convert them into steel that supports our infrastructure. 

Rebar Fabricator- 2nd Shift (5477)

Location: Kankakee, IL (0246)  
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Position Overview

Commercial Metals Company is currently seeking a second shift Rebar Fabricator to play a key role in ensuring customer fabricated steel orders are completed timely and in a manner that meets quality expectations. This shift works nights and offers premium pay. 

This is a temp to permanent position. 



Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Maintain a safe working environment and exhibit a positive safety attitude
• Operate a shearing machine to cut reinforcing steel bars to specific lengths
• Operate a bending machine to bend reinforcing steel bars to specified shape
• Operate overhead crane to move, assemble and select material to be fabricated or shipped
• Assemble and load orders onto trailers for shipping
• Unload trailers and store material in storage bins
• Maintain the shop or designated area in a clean and safe manner
• Assist other employees in any of the above tasks

Experience and Skill Requirements

• Ability to work overtime as necessary outside of normally scheduled shift with little or no advance notification required, including weekends and holidays
• Must possess basic math skills
• Ability to work outside in the elements, including extreme heat and cold
• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds as necessary
• Ability to operate overhead cranes and forklifts as necessary
• Must be able to bend, stoop, push, pull, lift, kneel, squat, crawl and reach
• Ability to interact with coworkers and customers in a positive manner, follow directions and work rules and accept constructive feedback required

Education Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent preferred 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.