Mechanical Project Engineer

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Gallatin LLC

Location: Ghent, KY, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

The Mechanical Project Engineer is an integral member of the Engineering team and must be committed to excellence in everything we do.  The primary duties will be to plan, schedule, budget, and implement the engineering, procurement, and construction of mechanical equipment and mechanical work on each project through the use of outside contractors and engineering firms, to complete projects safely, on time, and within budget.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:

  • Experience in hiring and leading multiple contractors on fast-track projects.
  • Working knowledge of piping, pumps, and mechanical systems.
  • Experience in hiring and leading outside engineering firms.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS or associates degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent 
  • Thorough understanding of steel plant processes
  • At least three years of maintenance and/or operational experience


We offer competitive pay and benefits including medical, dental, life, 401(k), profit sharing, education reimbursement, training and advancement opportunities.


The registration period will end on or before 2/8/19.


Nucor Steel Gallatin LLC does not accept unsolicited resumes.  No phone calls please.  Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.  Nucor will not sponsor the need for a visa now or in the future.

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

Nearest Major Market: Covington

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