Everything that we do stems from the support team around us. With team members from 1 year of history to 15 years, Rockaway Recycling always is watching out for their employees and treating them like they want to be treated.
Sean – Yard Foreman
Whether he is donning his patriotic hard hat or chatting about his daughter, Sean is always available. Helping customers unload their trucks, identifying materials, or working with our trucking division, Sean is a seasoned scrap veteran. Be sure to ask him for the latest prices, information on how we grade material, or what types of catalytic converters we buy.
Virginia – Marketing Manager
Learning to parallel park a fork truck in the back lot when she was 12, Virginia knows her scrap. Whether she is in the office working on the Rockaway Recycling website, YouTube Page, Virginia can have a good conversation about anything sports. Working on planning the next BBQ or help the team out in the shop, Virginia wears many scrapping hats. Contact: [email protected]
Rey – Yard Manager
You will most likely see Rey greeting you at one of our bay doors helping you unload your material or going over the latest safety measures at our facility. Rey is an important part in communicating with our customers, including Spanish-speaking, about the easiest ways to make more money on your scrap. Previously serving in the Marine Corps., Rey takes pride in helping veterans that visit our shop, leaning new languages, and enjoying a good game of soccer.
Donna – Project Manager
Donna is our Project Manager and helping inside and outside of the scrap yard. From helping customers on the phone, sharing our latest happenings on social media, and managing many other tasks, Donna is pleased to help you. Her free time consists of 3 children, soccer games, cheerleading and chasing after a very active 3 year old. When she does happen to have some “me” time she enjoys football, anything outdoors, and going for motorcycle rides for charity. Contact: [email protected]
Jose – Driver
When you see one of Rockaway Recycling’s trucks on the road, you may have a chance to see Jose behind the wheel of it. Making sure to call customers before he arrives, help them load material on to the truck after he is there, and always driving safely, he wants to make sure that the job gets done. He also is helpful when helping customers load and sort their materials before they are transported to our yard.
Constantly on the move, Julio is a great addition to the Rockaway Recycling team starting in 2015. With his high energy and great work ethic, Julio is a vital asset to moving materials in the shop. Whether he is clearing the scales to get it ready for the next customer or moving bales out of our machines, Julio is always available to help all our customers, including Spanish-speaking.
Deiby is a great team member here at Rockaway Recycling. One of our Spanish-Speaking team members, Deiby is constantly willing to help customer unload their material, sort materials in our yard, keep the yard clean and free of nails. You can also find Deiby in the back of our yard cutting materials for shipping and moving carts and materials out of the way for our customers.
Desmond joined our team in 2017 and has been quick to help customers understand how to sort materials and how we buy various items. He can be found helping customers at our scale, making sure to keep the scales organized and cleared. Also helpful in moving larger dumping hoppers around the shop, Desmond can help you unload your materials. A proud father of 4 girls, Des is ready to help you with scrap metal.
Mark joined our team in 2017 and has been a great helping hand around Rockaway Recycling. He can be found helping customers sorting through materials, packing materials for shipment, or also on job sites helping customers clear materials for pick up services. Mark is more than happy to help you with questions you may have about materials and how Rockaway Recycling can help you.
Danny – Driver
Joining our team in 2017, Danny is a great asset added to our driving team. Driving our roll-off truck or box truck to your job site, Danny is more than happy to help you with your scrap metal pick ups. Danny put an emphasis on safety each and every time he is driving the Rockaway Recycling vehicles to your location.
We pride ourselves on helping the community and providing support to some of our favorite charities and foundations. With our Customer Appreciation BBQ, Saturday Specials, and more we are always looking to provide help and support those that are less-fortunate. See some of our favorite charities, causes, and foundations below.