Storeman / Steel Processor Full Time

Position Description

Our storemen are primarily responsible for preparing orders of steel & other metals. This involves moving/handling lengths & sheets of material, cutting to size & bundling. Checking & loading outgoing customer orders against the instructions on a job sheet.

Other tasks include re-stocking the steel racks using the overhead crane and keeping things in order and clean & tidy. The applicant will be mainly operating brobo saws, aluminium saw, bandsaws, overhead cranes and forklifts.

With previous experience or further training other processing such as cropping, punching, guillotining, oxy cutting, pipe bending etc. may also be included. Applicants that hold a heavy rigid truck licence have the potential to do some relief delivery driving.

The applicant must be able to show good mathematic abilities for checking off, counting and measuring, all required with a high degree of accuracy (to the millimetre). The applicant will have the ability to concentrate and remain focused in a busy environment, cope with being interrupted, changing priorities and then returning back to their original job.

Position Requirements

Forklift Licence
Demonstratable Mathematics and Measuring Abilities
Customer Service / People Skills
Must be fit (Heavy lifting & Manual handling required)
Reliable & Conscientious
Able to fit into a team with good communication skills
Settled & looking for long term employment
Abide by Breakwater Metaland's OH&S Standards and drug/alcohol policy


Steel Trade Experience
Overhead Crane and Steel Handling Experience
Mechanically Minded
Heavy rigid truck licence and/or crane truck experience

Managers Comments

This is a job that requires a person who takes pride in their work, concentrates, checks and does not like making mistakes. Generally a person who has a trade background or makes things for themselves in steel, timber etc. who knows and understands the importance of cutting a material list accurately to size with the correct quantities and from the right materials.

This is a job that suits a conscientious person who wants to learn and become a valuable member of our team.

To apply, please forward a copy of your resume detailing relevant experience to:

The Manager
Breakwater Metaland P/L
44 - 46 Leather Street,
Breakwater Victoria 3219



All applications treated in strict confidence.