Technical Service Rep

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Gallatin LLC

Location: Ghent, KY, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

The role of a Technical Services Metallurgist is to develop and maintain collaborative relationships to facilitate the flow of information from the customer to the plant in order to evaluate product performance.  This position will work with customers as well as the sales group to ensure a thorough understanding of customer requirements and to work proactively on projects that add value to our customers.  This position will lead investigations of technical claims submitted by customers and work with the operating departments to find the root cause of technically accepted claims.  This position is based in the plant but does require travel up to 40% for customer visits and training.  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:

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy, Engineering, or a similar technical field and three years of industrial experience.

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Understanding of Commercial Excellence
  • Familiarity of Lean and/or Six Sigma methodology
  • Familiarity with IATF16949 or ISO 9001



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


When registering for this job, be prepared to upload a resume. 


Nucor Steel Gallatin 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