Mill I Piler Operator

Job Details

Division: Nucor Yamato Steel

Location: Blytheville, AR, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

The Piler Operator is responsible for, but not limited to, all aspects, to include maintaining of the Piler, Wire Tie, Shipping table machines, and Robotic Marker. The Piler Operator will assist with minor repairs on all equipment within the finishing bay, by using various hand tools and torches. In addition, the operator will be required to assist in other job functions on the crew as needed. The Operator will communicate lengths of bars being produced to meet customer orders. Must obtain forklift training and basic rigging within the first 30 days in job and maintain those certifications throughout. The Piler Operator will work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed. Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Detailed Selection Criteria:

Accountability & Dependability - Being reliable, responsible, and committed to fulfilling obligations. 

Communication Skills - The ability to give full attention to what others are saying and communicating information so that others will understand. 

Teamwork - Working as part of a coordinated effort with others to achieve a common goal.

Initiative - Proactively seeking out work that needs to be done and taking on responsibilities and challenges. 

Attention to Detail-Thorough in accomplishing tasks, no matter how small they may be, and taking care to make sure that expectations are met.

Controlling Machines and Processes- Using either control mechanisms or direct activity to operate machines or processes.

Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment and/or systems.

Mechanical Knowledge - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and/or maintenance.


Previous NYS 1 finishing or NYS 1 shipping experience

Welding certification or previous experience

Torch Training

Forklift certification


Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Jonesboro
Nearest Secondary Market: Memphis