Current Available Positions

Freight Administrator (ProTrade Steel)
Hudson, OH

Buyer (RJ Recycling)
Parkersburg, WV





Freight Administrator ProTrade Steel – Hudson, OH

ProTrade Steel Company Ltd. is looking for a Freight Administrator in its Hudson, Ohio office. This position is to handle administrative tasks pertaining to freight. ProTrade Steel, a subsidiary of The ProTrade Group LLC, is a full service regional ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal trading company.

What are the Role and Responsibilities?

During the first 9 to 12 months, the person will be learning our business, as well as training on our ERP systems. During this time, the role will consist of all truck, railcar and barge freight administration including items listed below as well as training for data entry and backup of other administrative positions.

  • Truck, Railcar, and Barge Freight Bill Processing
  • Claims, Tracing, Billing, Scheduling
  • Fuel Surcharge Tracking
  • Tax Forms
  • New Carrier Forms
  • Account Setup
  • Fleet Reports

Who are We Looking For?

We are looking for someone with at least 2 years of freight administrative experience and possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Detail oriented and accurate
  • Ability to take the initiative to learn on their own and with assistance
  • Ability to multi-task and handle all job responsibilities in a timely manner
  • High level of integrity, dependability and trust
  • Good organization & time management skills
  • Self-Motivated/Committed to Self-Development
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) experience
  • Ability to work well independently and as a team
  • Flexibility regarding job responsibilities


Buyer RJ Recycling – Parkersburg, WV

RJ Recycling, LLC, a West Virginia metal recycling company is seeking candidates for their Parkersburg facility to buy scrap metal. This position will report and interact with the Site Manager to achieve company objectives. RJ Recycling, a subsidiary of The ProTrade Group LLC, is a full-service scrap metal operation handling all grades of ferrous, nonferrous, and alloy commodities. 

What are the Role and Responsibilities? 

  • Develop relationships with current suppliers and generate new sources of raw material to supply plant requirements at competitive costs 
  • Establish key supplier partnerships and negotiate long term agreements and contracts 
  • Maintain pricing standards/models for purchasing scrap metal materials 
  • Assist in developing strategic plans for new business 
  • Coordinate transportation to ensure timely customer service of commercial accounts 
  • Purchasing both ferrous and non-ferrous metals 

Who are We Looking For? 

We are looking for someone with a bachelor’s degree in a business discipline or a work experience equivalent in an industrial environment and who possess the following skills and attributes: 

  • Experience and knowledge in identifying ferrous and/or non-ferrous scrap metals 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong organization skills 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Goal oriented 
  • Prior management experience is desired but not required 
  • Understanding of transportation and processing costs and the effect on profitability 


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