We represent one of the most stable and fastest growing Fortune 200 manufacturing companies in the United States.  We believe that teamwork and safety are critical to our work environment.  We are looking for professional, solid performing individuals who desire to build a long-term career with our company, which takes pride in never having a layoff in our 40-plus year history.  Advancement opportunities are available for teammates who perform at an extraordinary level.  We are an environmentally friendly company that takes pride in being the nation’s largest recycler of scrap steel.

Basic Job Functions:

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.


Nucor Steel Kankakee, Inc is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Electrician.  


Primary responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:   


•Developing the necessary knowledge and tools to successfully maintain and improve the equipment and processes of our division  

• Assisting with preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of mill equipment including, but not limited to: AC/DC drive units, PLC's, HMI's, and overhead cranes      

• Providing support to the maintenace and operations team   

• Developing and promoting safe work practicing for maintaining plant equipment              

• Applying technical knowledge to solve problems with plant equipment        

• Taking care of our customers by executing the division's safety, quality, cost, productivity, and profitability objectives                                                                    

Minimum Qualifications:

•High school diploma or GED

• Completion of a diploma, degree, or certification program in the electrical field, or two years of

electrical maintenance experience including PLC's, VFD's, and controls


Preferred Qualifications:

• Previous industrial electrical maintenance experience

• 2 or 4 year degree in Electrical Technology/Engineering

     Must be able to perform all essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation

           Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action  Employer – M/F/Disabled Vet and Drug Free Workplace

Nearest Major Market: Kankakee
Nearest Secondary Market: Bradley