Yard Manager


The Yard Manager is responsible for implementing best practices and developing processes across the organization. The key fundamentals of this role include formulating strategy, improving performance, managing resources, and ensuring compliance. This is a leadership role that will mentor team members, and increase customer service. The successful candidate will possess a depth of experience that helps excel in the areas of compliance, efficiency, and profitability in a cross-functional approach to business growth. 


We are Harmon Scrap Metal, we recycle by processing scrap metal, and we are growing by the day. Our mission is to empower people to recycle the past to impact the future. We are intentional and disciplined in our pursuit to see every team member reach their personal, professional, and financial goals through the work we do together. Our core values, Discipline, Trust, Accountability, Alignment, and Adaptability, are the backbone of our business. They guide our hiring process and daily operations. We are transparent and results-oriented in all we do. 


  • Manage all day-to-day operations of assigned yard including employee relations, customer relations, and achieving operational goals 
  • Implement new directives for growth 
  • Build effective relationships with upper management, and support team members 
  • Serve as liaison between the upper management and the field 
  • Achieve revenue goals by effectively leading team members, team productivity, and payables and receivables in a cost efficient way 
  • Increase customer retention and support growth through marketing and promotional objectives 
  • Ensure successful execution of operational standards, in compliance with state, federal, and established company policies and procedures 
  • Maintain oversight of overall facility and team member hours daily and weekly in order to make effective staffing recommendations  
  • Monitor production KPIs 
  • Build office morale by promoting a collaborative team environment 
  • Analyze, practice performance, and recruit, train, and supervise team members 
  • Manage inventory, drive efficiencies to increase customer experience 
  • Improve operational management systems, processes, and best practices 
  • Lead strategic financial and operational objectives to improve profitability of the yard 
  • Open/Close yard per company policy 


QSEHRA Reimbursement 

Paid Holidays 

PTO Program  

Retirement Plan 

Professional Training & Development Opportunities 


As an equal opportunity employer committed to meeting the needs of a multigenerational and multicultural workforce, Harmon Scrap Metal recognizes that a diverse staff, reflective of our community, is an integral and welcome part of a successful and ethical business. We hire local talent at all levels regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or disability and actively foster inclusion in all forms both within our company and across interactions with clients, candidates, and partners. 

If this position caught your eye, send us your resume! For best consideration, include the job title and source where you found this position in the subject line of your email to careers@harmonscrapmetal.com 

 Disclaimer: The sorting and processing of scrap metals involves using permanent magnets and electromagnets, creating magnetic fields, which can interfere with electronic medical devices like cardiac pacemakers and defibrillators.  



  • Proven work experience in a similar role in the recycling industry 
  • Knowledge of the ferrous and non-ferrous metals  
  • Knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations management 
  • Familiarity with business and financial principles 
  • Ability to inspire, influence, and coach teams to success 
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to maintain professionalism in difficult and stressful situations 


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 5 Years of Leadership or Management Experience 
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferred 
  • 3 Years of Recycle Processing Experience 
  • Heavy Equipment Experience, preferred 


  • Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods on uneven surfaces 
  • Ability to lift, push, or pull a minimum of 25 pounds 
  • Frequently climb up and down ladders; crouch and bend at the knee; stoop or bend at the waist; reach arms overhead; and twist and turn at the neck and trunk 
  • Continually handle and grasp levers and dials; continuous leg and foot motion when using pedals 
  • Work environment involves frequent and/or regular exposure to natural and unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, toxic chemicals, biohazardous materials, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises 
  • Ability to spend prolonged periods of time sitting at a desk and working on a computer