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Shredder Manager – Metals Recycling – Base Salary to 160k/year - Oakland, CA

Oakland, CA 94612

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Shredder Manager – Metals Recycling – Base Salary to 160k/year – Oakland, CA

  • Our client, a Metals Recycler, is seeking a Shredder Manager to oversee Production and Quality Control of the Shredder Operations. This role will be responsible for communicating all repair & maintenance issues and assign daily duties for the shredder personnel.
  • In this role, the Shredder Manager will manage all facets of the Shredder Production Operation and aim to provide the highest quality product safely and efficiently, as well as decrease errors & drive up profitability.  


  • Ensure established safety practices & PPE are used at all times
  • Provide a safe environment for customers in the yard
  • Create SOPs related to Health & Safety for the Regional Safety Teams
  • Oversee Training for New Hires
  • Responsible for understanding & ensuring regulatory compliance across the department
  • Establishes work schedule for employees in the department in order to run efficiently
  • Interview, Hire & Train Operators & Mechanics
  • Works Cross-functionally with Plant Manager & Maintenance Regarding Shredder Maintenance & Repairs
  • Discuss Major Upgrades & Projects, as well as regularly scheduled maintenance with leadership on a monthly basis
  • Develop & Manage Critical Parts List & Inventory Process-Reorders Inventory & Tracks Parts
  • Maintains Documented Quality Control Program & Open communication with Sales & Commercial Teams
  • Works with Internal & Customer Specs for Materials – Discuss any off grade off spec materials with supervisor
  • Prepares & Monitors Daily Production Reports to Continuously Improve Throughput, Reduce Costs, Maximize Metal Recovery & Increase Profitability


  • 5+ years of Manufacturing Work Experience
  • 2+ years of Managerial Experience
  • Strong Mechanical Aptitude & Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes
  • Previous Exposure to working with a Union Environment is a Plus
  • MUST have experience working on Shredders—changing hammers, liners, & knowledge of Hydraulic equipment & systems

Compensation: Total compensation for this role is comprised of a base salary up to 160k/year, plus an annual bonus, and relocation assistance if needed. Our client also offers competitive benefits and 401k with a company match.



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Kasey Crouthamel
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