Steel Worker/Utility Newton, IL

Job Details

Division: Skyline Steel LLC

Location: Newton, IL, United States  

Other Available Locations: Illinois

Basic Job Functions:

Attention to detail is needed to ensure that the material is going out with the quality that customers expect from Nucor.  The operator will learn and be able to function & assist in multiple areas, this can include pipe inspection and repairs, weld attachments, cutting/burning, overhead cranes and manipulators.  They will need good communication skills, ability to work with minimal supervision, able to prioritize tasks and be self-motivated at a high level to enable them to coordinate with other departments, such as the mill and outside welding to ensure that the product flows without unnecessary down time and bottlenecks.


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:

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Welding Certification from college or trade school   OR   Enrolled in college or trade school for welding certificate.
  • Overhead crane experience
  • Forklift experience
  • Basic computer skills


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

Nearest Major Market: Decatur