Kloeckner Metals

Careers at Kloeckner: Truck Drivers

Posted by Steven Nghe on Apr 26, 2017 10:00:00 AM

It isn’t enough to just sell quality products; you have to deliver them promptly and safely. For this reason, Kloeckner Metals Corporation is always looking for great truck drivers to add to the team. The national fleet is actually composed of several regional fleets, augmented by common carriers. These fleets work together to create a logistics network that spans the country and beyond.

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Retired with Kloeckner: John Hall

Posted by Steven Nghe on Apr 18, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Underneath a moose, a few deer, and several other hunting trophies, John Hall finished his career with Kloeckner in an office just 300 feet from where he started 52 years prior. In 1965, John had just graduated from a local business college when he started working as a service clerk for Edgcomb Steel of New England in Nashua, New Hampshire. His responsibilities included delivering the mail, distributing documents, and keeping the paper supplies stocked. After a few other jobs in inventory management, he managed to make the jump to sales.

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Kloeckner Metals will Install New PVD Processing Equipment

Posted by Steven Nghe on Apr 11, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Kloeckner Metals Corp. will install new physical vapor deposition (PVD) processing equipment at its Cincinnati facility this year in order to expand its value-add portfolio and capitalize on growing demand for more capacity and color options in surface-treated stainless steel.

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Retired with Kloeckner: Jack Delaney

Posted by Steven Nghe on Apr 4, 2017 10:00:00 AM

This past December, Jack Delaney retired after 51 years with Kloeckner Metals. Staying with a company for that long is rare, especially these days when many people will end up at seven or eight different companies throughout their life. Jack attributes some of the reason for staying with Kloeckner all these years as a little bit of luck and always having opportunities within the company.

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Kloeckner Metals Named 2017 Top Workplace

Posted by Steven Nghe on Mar 28, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Kloeckner Metals Corporation has ranked in the top 50 of midsized companies in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s 2017 Top Workplaces. Each year the AJC creates the list based entirely on feedback from employees at the various participating businesses, gathered through a survey conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, a research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. This year, Kloeckner employees had a lot of good things to say about their workplace.

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Careers at Kloeckner: Welding

Posted by Steven Nghe on Mar 21, 2017 10:00:00 AM

A welding career at one of Kloeckner Metals’ many branches can offer rewarding challenges and opportunities above and beyond repetitive mill work. Kloeckner Metals York’s welding team consists of Jeff Jones, Cain Adamson, and Charlie Gardner who were gracious enough to share some of their first-hand experiences. One thing that makes welding work at Kloeckner unique is the one-off orders that come in. With these orders, the team has to work through the process and figure out the best way to go about the work.

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#KloecknerGivesBack to Our Charity Partners: United Ministries

Posted by Steven Nghe on Mar 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Kloeckner Metals Greenville recently adopted the #KloecknerGivesBack mentality and participated in a local charity food drive to help out struggling community members. The event was hosted by United Ministries which operates a local homeless day shelter called Place of Hope and provides community assistance programs, in conjunction with local churches such as Lickville Presbyterian Church. The drive collected basic hygiene and food items which were assembled into care packages to be distributed at the local shelter. In total, the drive managed to provide groceries to 2,085 local families.

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Branch Spotlight Los Angeles

Posted by Steven Nghe on Mar 7, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The Kloeckner Los Angeles Branch has adopted a Silicon Valley office environment to spur innovation and improve company culture. Stand up desks, an open floor plan, and piped in background music are just a few of the things that make this Flat-Rolled branch unique. The charge has been led by General Manager Sergio Torres, who participated in the recent Emerging Leaders Program, and the entire staff has gotten 100% behind it.

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Branch Spotlight: Chicago, IL (University Park)

Posted by Steven Nghe on Feb 28, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Branch Spotlight: Chicago, IL (University Park)

After nineteen years operating out of a 100-year-old building on the south side of Chicago, Kloeckner Metals Chicago, IL branch has expanded and moved into a brand new 106,000 square foot facility in University Park, Illinois.

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#KloecknerGivesBack to our Charity Partners: Springdale Elementary

Posted by Steven Nghe on Feb 21, 2017 10:36:28 AM

Kloeckner Metals Tulsa has partnered with local Springdale Elementary to create an ongoing charity effort to help local students. The most recent event was a “HUGS” drive for the kindergarten students at the school. The Kloeckner Tulsa branch has raised donations for hats, undergarments, gloves, and socks, which were handed out to 86 children.

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