We currently have the below vacancies and we are always on the look out for hard-working individuals who can make a positive contribution to the Maxilead Metals team – if you think you’re one of them, please send your CV to

Class 1 / 2 HGV Driver

We are currently looking for an experienced Class 1 / 2 HGV Driver to join our team.

Duties include:

  • Chain Lift wagon
  • Deliveries of scrap steel to local docks etc.
  • Collections from yards / factory’s around the North West

Must have experience in operating a chain lift system.

Typical day is 6.30am to 5pm, 5 days a week with overtime available.

Immediate Start

Yard Foreman / Grab Operative

We are currently looking for an experienced yard foreman / grab operative to join our team.

Duties include:

  • Operating a 360 scrap handler – you must be a competent driver, hold a licence and will be tested at interview stage.
  • Grading of scrap metal
  • General yard duties including cleaning and maintenance

Past experience working in the scrap metal industry would be an advantage.
Typical day is 8am to 5pm, 5 days a week
Immediate Start


At Maxilead Metals, we are proud to be specialists in metal recycling and waste management. With over 20 years experience in the recycling industry, we understand that we would not be one of the largest Metal recycling centres in the North West without the expertise and passionate work ethos of our experienced and skilled team. This is why Maxilead Metals continue to invest in our people through regular training and development schemes that enhance our employees’ skills and ensure the standard of our recycling services are always of the highest quality and professional standards.


From drivers and logistics professionals to environmental managers and finance experts, Maxilead Metals employs a diverse team of skilled individuals, who together ensure that we are a leader in the metal recycling and waste management industry.

Maxilead Metals are dedicated to the continuous development of our team, which is why we run regular on and off site training for our employees. Our development and training schemes are designed to make the most of our team’s specialist skill sets so that as the industry develops we are best placed to meet the latest industry requirements and recycling processes. From Fork Lift Truck Licences to Banksman Training and IOSH, all our new team members are trained to the same high standard upon employment, ensuring that they continue to uphold the specialist, quality of service our clients have become accustomed to.