Environmental Engineer- Nucor Tubular Products

Job Details

Division: Nucor Tubular Products - North

Location: Chicago, IL, United States  

Other Available Locations: Illinois; Indiana; Kentucky

Basic Job Functions:

Nucor Tubular Products (NTP) has an opening for the position of Environmental Engineer.  The Environmental Engineer will be responsible for interactions with regulatory agencies, demonstrating compliance with permits, rules and regulations.  Duties include taking a lead role in environmental compliance at multiple facilities, ISO 14001 management, project management, training, maintaining required emergency contingency plans, and community outreach.

The Environmental Engineer will be a resource for multiple tubular facilities.  Positive interaction with teammates to promote a positive environmental and safety culture is required.


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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of three years’ experience in environmental compliance, permitting and reporting
  • Demonstrable knowledge and understanding of environmental regulations (air, water, hazardous waste)
  • Position will require regular travel between plants

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Four-year degree from an accredited university in engineering, preferably environmental, civil or chemical, environmental science, or relate degree.
  • Experience in environmental compliance in a manufacturing or other industrial environment. Experience with implementation and maintenance of an ISO14001 or equivalent EMS.


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

Nearest Major Market: Chicago