Cold Mill Electrical Technician

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Decatur LLC

Location: Decatur, AL, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Date Posted: 10/13/2021

Deadline: 10/27/2021

Basic Job Functions:

Nucor Steel Decatur, LLC is seeking qualified applicants to join our growing team. The selected candidates will be part of the cold mill electrical team responsible for planning, commissioning, programming, testing, and troubleshooting electrical machinery and automated systems. The person in this role must diagnose process and equipment problems and take appropriate measures to resolve issues. Applicants must have a thorough understanding of electrical theory, process instrumentation, and control systems. As part of the maintenance team, this person will work with the operations team to improve safety, quality, costs, and productivity throughout the facility. 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:

  1. Industrial maintenance and automation experience in a manufacturing facility; electrical training or equivalent military experience will be considered
  2. Knowledge in electrical schematics, power distribution, motor control centers, instrumentation, automated systems, PLC and HMI programming, and drives troubleshooting

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. B.S. in electrical engineering
  2. A.A.S. in electrical maintenance technology and two or more years of experience in electrical maintenance
  3. Knowledge and experience with Allen Bradley, Siemens, and GE PLCs
  4. Knowledge and experience with WonderWare, Cimplicity, and other HMI systems
  5. Knowledge of mechanics and hydraulics principles


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

Nearest Major Market: Decatur