Maintenance Mechanic

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Memphis, Inc.

Location: Memphis, TN, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

This role is in support of the coordination and execution of the Nucor Memphis Maintenance strategy which includes but is not limited to: safely troubleshooting, maintaining, repairing, and upgrading mechanical equipment. This position will be responsible for repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instruments: Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Strong Mechanical aptitude
  2. Ability to lift 50 lbs. on regular basis
  3. Willingness to work rotating shifts, overtime, and holidays


Detailed Selection Criteria:

  1. Demonstrated commitment to Safety, Quality, and Profitability
  2. Proven Positive Problem Solver
  3. Proven self-starter; self-motivated and results oriented
  4. Team player that works effectively with others to accomplish tasks and achieve the goals of the work group
  5. Effective written and verbal communication skills
  6. Good work and attendance record
  7. Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  8. Strong knowledge of mechanical engineering principles, equipment and maintenance techniques



  1. Four year technical degree or equivalent experience
  2. Three to five year’s industrial maintenance experience
  3. Steel Mill experience



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

Nearest Major Market: Memphis