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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. 

Yard Lead - Non Ferrous (5528)

Location: Dallas, TX (0178)  
Relocation Assistance: No
Position Overview

Commercial Metals Company is currently seeking a leadman to support the non-ferrous department in CMC Recycling Liberty in Dallas, Texas. As part of the CMC team, the non-ferrous leadman will assist in supervision and training of all non-ferrous employees. The leadman will ensure the team meets safety, quality, production, customer, and housekeeping standards. This is an hourly position with a Monday-Friday 7:30AM – 5:00PM work schedule. Saturday’s and overtime can be expected to accommodate business needs.

CMC offers training and development opportunities for employees to acquire and enhance new skills and knowledge. Advancement opportunities are also available for those who have the desire for professional growth. CMC’s competitive compensation package includes: medical, dental, vision, company paid life and disability, company matching 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase plan,and paid vacation.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities
  • Comply with safety procedures and regulations at all times
  • Supervise and train of non-ferrous metal sorters while assisting with supervision of equipment and operator’s activities throughout the work day in the department assigned
  • Preparation of production reports required by all management
  • Communicate with co-workers, supervisors, and other personnel about production issues
  • Troubleshoot production problems and lessen equipment or plant down-time
  • Assign daily work tasks to maximize shift operations
  • Act as a liaison between management and the crew
  • Perform additional duties as assigned
Experience and Skill Requirements


  • 2+ years’ experience leading or supervising a team
  • Strong computer skills - MS Office, especially Excel
  • Able to execute the essential functions and responsibilities of the job with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time to include frequently walking or climbing 
  • Ability to communicate with customers, employees, and business leaders
  • Ability to work as a team player under minimal supervisor in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs 
  • Must be able to work under any conditions such as noisy, dusty, hot, and/or cold
  • Problem Solving- work through operational issues and minimize downtime
  • Great organizational skills, with attention to detail, ability to multi-task and a quick learner
  • Able and willing to operate heavy equipment (crane, forklift, loader etc.)


  • Bilingual – English/Spanish
  • 2 years’ experience in a recycling/manufacturing environment
Education Requirements
  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent experience required

  • Military experience as E5 with 2 to 3 years experience in supervisory role. (ex: Maintenance, Combat Arms, or Combat Engineering Specialities)


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.