Loader (E) 1

Job Details

Division: American Buildings Company

Location: El Paso, IL, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:
  • Operate floor controlled overhead crane to lift, transport and position varieties of materials following established procedures of work area assignment. 
  • Work from hard copies, schedules, verbal and/oral written instructions. 
  • Use chains, grabs, slings or spreader bars to handle materials, using care to prevent material from slipping, dropping or being damaged while being moved.
  • Using forklift and chains, load and unload trucks, move material to or from designated areas and/or workstations in a safe expeditious manner to prevent holdup of production.
  • Use thorough knowledge of workflow of department and the proper location of raw material.
  • Properly stack finished product with minimal supervision.
  • Properly use crane, within capacity limits, to move and stack material.
  • Maintain necessary records. 
  • Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to proper leadership.
  • Move material as necessary in the performance of duties or as directed. 
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition. 
  • Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations and maintain quality standards.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed.


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:
  • Ability to maintain focus and concentration for a minimum 8 hour shift and be able to communicate effectively with others.
  • Become forklift certified within supervisor defined timeframe.
  • Become overhead crane certified within supervisor defined timeframe.+
  • Able to meet the physical and environmental demands listed on the Job Description.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year prior experience in a similar position is desirable
  • Prior forklift experience desirable
  • Prior overhead crane experience desirable


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