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www.simsmm.com
Stratford-upon-Avon, England (UK)
5001 to 10000 employees
Unknown
Company - Public
Business Services
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
OmniSource, PSC, David J. Joseph
Sims Metal Management provides metal recycling services primarily in Australia, the UK, and the US. In addition to processing steel and non-ferrous scrap, Sims also provides municipal recycling services in New York City; recycles electronics materials in Africa, the Asia/Pacific ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Sims Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Caring people, dedicated and great knowledge base. Pay was good, long hours but the day flew by working here.

    Cons

    No real cons. You are told to expect a large workload and they did not lie about that.

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Sims Group Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
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    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Sims Group (Chicago, IL) in May 2014.

    Interview

    Very formal, but the hiring manager was not planning on staying with the company. They were negative about the company. I felt that they were unsure about their future and found it difficult to have me come in as a new temporary with an optimistic approach. I was extended an offer that day, but it took almost 6 months to be hired into the company because there were a lot of excuses to delay it longer.

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Sims Group Awards & Accolades

  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010
  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2009

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