Harmon Scrap Metal
  • Columbia, TN, USA
  • Competitive wage
  • Full Time

Paid time off, Paid holidays, Simple IRA with 3% match, Uniforms

Harmon Scrap Metal of Columbia, TN is currently hiring for a collaborative and responsible full-time Loader Operator to operate heavy equipment and move autos to and from the auto rack for preparation to crush. This heavy equipment operator position earns a competitive wage, based on skills and experience. We are premier industry leaders and believe that hard work can also be fun.

In addition to top pay and our family-like culture, we offer our heavy equipment operator the following benefits and perks:

  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Simple IRA with 3% match
  • Uniforms

So, now that you've learned the who, what, where, and why, you may be wondering HOW? It's easy! Just fill out our initial mobile-friendly online application. We hope to meet you soon!


  • Respectful - be kind, positive, and helpful
  • Career-minded - looking for more than a job
  • Self-motivated - sees what needs to be done and does it
  • Team player - get along well with others and have a true understanding of teamwork
  • Pride in your work - real desire to do quality work and ensure customer satisfaction

If these ideal heavy equipment operator traits describe you, please continue reading!


Harmon Scrap Metal is a family-owned and operated scrap metal recycling company committed to providing quality customer service with unmatched integrity. Since our beginning in 1985, we have worked hard to earn a reputation of honesty, both in the fairness of price and confidence that our processing is within our environment's needs. Our team of professionals can make quick, decisive actions to satisfy any client's needs. Whether you're a manufacturing business, contractor, or an individual looking to sell scrap metal regularly or one time, look to Harmon Scrap Metal first!

Our team has one goal and that is to "Strive for Perfection in Everything We Do". Remaining committed to and invested in our team has created a challenging environment where each person can contribute to our goal as well as achieve their professional and personal goals. We believe we are part of something new and exciting which is why we strive to hire those who help us expand our capabilities, capacities, and footprint. So, if you want to be part of an expanding company with immense opportunities for growth, you will love it here!


As a heavy equipment operator on our team, you provide support to the auto prepper and yard inspector for successful completion of work. Operating all heavy equipment like small forklifts, large forklifts, excavators, skid steers, front-end loaders, and other related equipment, you adhere to safe practices, procedures, and worksite or traffic laws. Onsite, you respond to signals and directions by the staff and work in coordination with them. You also perform periodical safety, maintenance, and servicing checks to ensure equipment is functioning properly. As needed, you inform management about major repairs.

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screening
  • Physical ability to perform associated job tasks
  • Visual acuity

Are you a self-motivated problem solver? Are you adaptable and work well under pressure? Can you prioritize multiple tasks effectively? Are you passionate about quality control? If yes, give us the chance to review your information.


If you are excited about this Loader Operator opportunity, don't delay. Apply today!

Location: 38401

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