Equipment Operator

Job Details

Division: Western Metals Recycling LLC

Location: Englewood, CO, United States  

Other Available Locations: Colorado

 

 

WHY NUCOR?

With a firm commitment to our team members and a variety of other benefits and performance incentives, it’s easy to see why Nucor is named one of America’s best employers.

 

We work together to create a safe, positive, and engaging environment for each other.  While delivering the highest quality products and service for our customers, we lead the steel industry in environmental responsibility.  Joining our team means working with people who have your back and are invested in helping you build a strong future. You will never stop learning at Nucor – and when you are ready to take the next step in your career, we’re ready, too.

 

SOME OF THE BEST BENEFITS IN THE BUSINESS

Medical and dental are just the beginning. We value our teammates and offer benefits packages that also include profit sharing, retirement savings, scholarships and tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth potential.  We strive to avoid implementing layoffs or furloughing our Teammates. We very strongly believe that a Nucor Teammate who does their job properly today, should feel confident that they will have a job tomorrow.  For more information on our benefits go to Nucor.com/benefits.

 

New hires will receive a $2,000 sign-on bonus paid out in phases within your first 6 months.

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.

 

  1. Properly follow company and OSHA safety procedures. Attend safety meetings and participate in safety program.

  2. Operate heavy equipment of various sizes including cranes and loaders, etc.
  3. Duties include, but are not limited to: loading scrap material onto shredder feed conveyor, pushing shred pile up, moving material throughout the yard, and/or loading trucks and railcars, etc.
  4. Perform daily inspections on equipment reporting any defects or needed repairs to supervisor.
  5. Keep grounds clear of debris while maintaining safety standards.
  6. Operate small equipment such as a forklift or skid steer if needed.
  7. General labor duties that may include but not limited to sweeping, shoveling and general clean-up of any area and/or equipment throughout the yard.
  8. Effectively communicate over radio with teammates for traffic coordination, production, and safety procedures.
  9. Willing to cross-train in other positions and assist other employees as needed.
  10. Other duties as assigned by your manager.

Minimum Qualifications:

 

  1. Properly follow company and OSHA safety procedures. Attend safety meetings and participate in safety program.

  2. Operate heavy equipment of various sizes including cranes and loaders, etc.
  3. Duties include, but are not limited to: loading scrap material onto shredder feed conveyor, pushing shred pile up, moving material throughout the yard, and/or loading trucks and railcars, etc.
  4. Perform daily inspections on equipment reporting any defects or needed repairs to supervisor.
  5. Keep grounds clear of debris while maintaining safety standards.
  6. Operate small equipment such as a forklift or skid steer if needed.
  7. General labor duties that may include but not limited to sweeping, shoveling and general clean-up of any area and/or equipment throughout the yard.
  8. Effectively communicate over radio with teammates for traffic coordination, production, and safety procedures.
  9. Willing to cross-train in other positions and assist other employees as needed.
  10. Other duties as assigned by your manager.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Flexible to work overtime, off-hours, weekends, and holidays in an industrial environment which includes being outdoors in all weather conditions.
  2. Bilingual preferred - Spanish. 

 

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


Nearest Major Market: Denver