Maintenance Electrician-Ext.

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Memphis, Inc.

Location: Memphis, TN, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

Nucor Steel Memphis is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Melt Shop Electrician. This position provides support to the melting process by working closely with Operations and

Maintenance teammates to safely trouble shoot, maintain, repair, and upgrade Melt Shop electrical equipment. A successful candidate in this role will demonstrate the core values of the Nucor Big 11

success factors while focusing on safety, equipment reliability, cost control, and continuous

improvement. This position requires scheduled and unscheduled overtime as well as rotating shifts.

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:

Good Math Skills

Basic Computer Skills with Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, and Word

Basic Electrical Knowledge for Controls and Motors

Hands-on experience with PLC technologies and ladder logic

Hands-on experience with AC / DC Drives technologies

Technical degree or equivalent technical training; or 3 years Industrial Electrical experience

Detailed Selection Criteria:

Demonstrated commitment to safety, quality and profitability

Demonstrated leadership and effective decision-making skills

Self-motivated, goal oriented, cost driven and organized

Proven ability to multi-task effectively

Excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills, able to set priorities in a dynamic work

environment willing to teach and train others.

Proven team player that works effectively, able to lead others to accomplish tasks and achieve

goals of the work group; willing to stay and see the job through.

Effective written and verbal communication abilities

Excellent work and attendance record


Technical skill must be at top grade

Four - year technical degree or equal experience

3-5 years industrial experience in a steel mill with arc furnace, casting, or rolling experience

Extensive AC & DC drive experience

Hands-on experience with HMI technologies

PLC system building, programming, and troubleshooting experience

Basic mechanical and hydraulic knowledge




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

Nearest Major Market: Memphis