IT Intern/Co-op

Job Details

Division: The David J. Joseph Company

Location: Cincinnati, OH, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Who we're looking for

A current university student enrolled in a degree seeking program studying Computer Science, Information Systems, or another business-related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0 that will not complete their degree program prior to the semester in which they will co-op or intern with us.

Additionally, you

  • Are a self-starter who can work both independently and, in a team,
  • Have experience in customer-facing service work through volunteering, employment, and/or extracurricular activities,
  • Are a service-minded, team-oriented, driven, and passionate problem-solver with a strong attention to detail,
  • Are a curious investigator with a strong desire to learn more about information technology and our company culture as part of a Fortune 100 company,
  • Are someone with strong communication skills and the ability to effectively explain technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • Are an organized go-getter with proven ability to balance multiple priorities at once

What you'll do

  • Assist in functional team duties, including systems integration design, development and debugging; vendor software setup and configuration; report writing; end user support and training; and technology research and process mapping.
  • Document end user support materials such as system diagrams and workflows as well as solution articles and video training content
  • Participate in business process analysis and technology proof of concepts
  • Assist in gathering software requirements from various business units and finding solutions to technology related issues
  • Develop and test new software integrations
  • Assist with monitoring and reporting tasks for websites, system alerts and security awareness
  • Work on assigned tickets or user stories within our fast-paced high volume collaborative team environment
  • Add real world skills to your resume within your assigned IT track (BI, DevOps, ITOps, QA)
  • Network with other interns and mentors across the Nucor and DJJ IT Teams

What you'll learn

  • IT process frameworks, best practices and systems used throughout our company
  • How to perform and document work on assigned projects and in support of our IT ecosystem
  • Communication skills required to interact with other professionals at various levels of the company and with varying levels of Information Technology aptitude
  • Time management skills and the ability to balance more than one assignment at a time
  • How information and technology drive every aspect of our business
  • Networking skills and career paths at a Fortune 100 manufacturing focused company

Preferred Tech Skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft® operating systems, software, and monitoring tools
  • Scripting languages and object-oriented programming concepts and languages
  • Knowledge of databases, data analysis, and report design concepts
  • Knowledge of computer hardware, imaging, software installation
  • Understanding of computer networks
  • Linux/Windows server platform, virtualization, cloud computing concepts
  • Familiarity with programming languages
  • Familiarity with SEO, UX and use cases for web-based application optimization
  • Experience performing requirements gathering, process mapping and functional testing
  • Familiarity with ITIL concepts and IT ticketing systems


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

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati