Maintenance - 1st Shift
Company: Texas Port Recycling
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, Mechanics, Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 12/11/2019

At Texas Port Recycling (TPR) the opportunity is YOURS!  We have achieved years of success by giving our teammates the tools they need to do the best job.  Do you have what it takes to help shape the future?  Working at TPR is definitely for you if:

  • You want a career and not just a job
  • You want to work for an awesome company where you can make a difference
  • You have positive, can-do attitude
  • You are motivated and take initiative

We are committed to building great teams, offering competitive compensation, and allowing for a healthy work-life balance, because our teammates are our most valuable asset. Whether you work in a recycling facility or at our corporate headquarters, TPR is a place where you can come for a job, but stay for a career.


TPR is a proud part of Nucor Corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of DJJ.  We have a well-earned reputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as good community citizens who are trustworthy, financially strong and environmentally proactive. TPR operates recycling facilities in the greater Houston area.  Our processing capabilities include an automobile shredder, balers, shears, mobile shearing, torch processing, auto crushers, and extensive transportation services.



  • TPR has an exciting opportunity as a Maintenance Mechanic at our Houston Port location!  Maintenance mechanics are responsible to perform maintenance and repairs on a scrap metal shredder which includes multiple conveyor systems. 
  • This position is located at 8945 Manchester St., Houston TX.


All candidates will have the following responsibilities:

  • An excellent safety record - Safety is our number one priority.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Stable work history and references.
  • Ability to frequently lift up to 30 lbs and work standing or walking for up to 10 hours per day.
  • Ability to work flexible hours to include overtime, evenings and weekends.


  • We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package including paid training, bonus program, medical, dental, vision, life and disability coverage, vacation, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan with match, tuition reimbursement and other great benefits.





  • Two (2) years or more experience with auto, diesel or maintenance in an industrial environment
  • Hydraulic experience is required
  • Electrical and stick welding experience is a plus



EEO Statement

Texas Port Recycling INC (TPR) is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.

TPR is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, lactation/breastfeeding, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations. TPR hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

TPR reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and teammates.


TPR also provides a work environment in which each teammate is able to be productive and work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all teammates in maintaining an atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment with mutual respect by and for all teammates and applicants.

8945 Manchester St
Houston, TX 77012
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