Baker Iron & Metal Co.
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Main Office: 1562 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40504
Yards: 740 Rockcastle St, Lexington, KY 40505 & 1558 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40504
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 A. M. - 4:30 P.M. at both locations and Saturday 8:30 A. M. - 12 P. M. at Old Frankfort Pike Only!

Scrap Iron and Metal Job Opportunities in Lexington, Kentucky

Scrap metal recycling creates jobs even in a down economy and helps support jobs in related industries. At Baker Iron & Metal, our people make the difference and we are dedicated to creating an environment where everyone is treated with respect. Our employees work in a safe and autonomous environment, earn good wages and benefits, and give back to the communities we serve.


Scrap yard/roll-off experience preferred


  • Class A commercial Driver's License
  • Clean driving record
  • Documented proof of > 1 year of over the road experience
*Also seeking Independent Owner/Operators
If interested, contact Frank Taylor @ (859) 255-5676 Ext 1011

Crane Operators

Scrap handling and hydraulic excavator/loader experience preferred

  • Ability to operate in a confined space or open terrain
  • Experience with magnet or grapple attachments
  • Excellent communication skills

Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Scale Operators

Prior Scrap yard/metals experience preferred

  • Experience in identifying, weighing, and pricing various metals based on its physical properties
  • Ability to work with computer systems to input purchases and track inventory
  • Excellent customer service and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of applicable state and local laws regarding the sale of scrap a plus
Applications can be picked up at our main Rockcastle location during normal business hours or please contact Brad Schrand in human resources for additional information.