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Sims Metals offers a variety of career opportunities within our regional administrative offices and operational facilities around the world. If you are seeking an exciting opportunity to work with the leading company in the recycling industry, click on the link below to find a suitable position at a location near you.


We were recently notified that some applicants have been contacted by someone claiming to represent Sims Metals via text message, email or other means with work from home opportunities. This person may offer to send you a cheque or actually send you a cheque so that you can purchase equipment for this fictional position.

Please be aware that Sims Metals does not offer work from home positions or solicit potential employees with such offers. Additionally, Sims would never ask you to buy equipment, pay to work with us or send you a cheque for such purposes.

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Career Development

Sims considers the lifelong learning process a critical element of our organizational culture. We offer ongoing training and leadership programs to support the career growth and development of the next generation of leaders within the company.

Sims Metals is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Sims Metals is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value the diversity of all of our employees and are committed to creating an inclusive working environment where everyone can contribute, advance on merit, and realize their full potential.  Sims Metals does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Training Our Future Leaders

Sims is committed to the personal and professional growth of all employees. All new employees receive comprehensive training and participate in formal and informal programs that enable new hires to acclimate quickly into the Sims culture. This includes intensive training in all the critical aspects of Safety, Health, Environment, Community and Sustainability (SHECS).

Our corporate university “Sims University” addresses the strategic needs of the business, as well as our commitment to the ongoing professional development of our employees.

Sims University’s mission is “Global Excellence through Individual Development” and includes a comprehensive management training conference for managers from around the globe, as well as the Sims University Learning Center, which is a central repository for ongoing online and other performance and skills based training.

Sims Offers a Wide Range of Employment Opportunities:

Administrative and Management Positions

  • Business Development
  • Engineering
  • Administrative
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Health & Safety
  • Legal
  • Human Resources
  • International Training

Frontline Operations Positions

  • Mechanics
  • Crane Operators
  • Welders
  • Sorters and Laborers
  • Electricians
  • Drivers
  • Supervisors
  • Dispatcher
  • Transportation