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

Experienced Metal Recycling Operative

Job Description

An excellent opportunity is available to join Maxilead’s leading scrap metal recycling facility based in Tyldesley, Manchester.

Duties to include unloading of vehicles, weighing material, serving customers, grading material, general housekeeping, using plant, equipment and following site Health & Safety rules.

45 hours per week. Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm

We are looking for somebody who has had previous experience of working in a scrap metal processing yard and can identify different grades. The correct candidate must also show good communication skills along with basic reading and writing skills, be fit and strong and be able to work well under pressure as they will be placed in a very busy working environment. Forklift and Skid steer licence are desirable

This position would suit someone who works well in a team and is committed and reliable. In return we offer the opportunity to be part of an expanding and diverse organisation, a competitive salary and a pension scheme.

Please email CV and relevant details to

Job Type: Full-time


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.