Welder-Newton IL

Job Details

Division: Skyline Steel LLC

Location: Newton, IL, United States  

Other Available Locations: Illinois

Basic Job Functions:

To ensure the success of the Nucor Skyline team, safety must be at the forefront of each duty that is performed by each team mate.  The role of the Welder position serves a vital role within the Newton plant.  Attention to detail is needed to ensure that the material is going out with the quality that the customers expect from Nucor.  The operator will learn and be able to function in each area, this will include pipe inspection and repairs, weld attachments, cutting/burning, overhead cranes and manipulators. 


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 graduate
  • Welding Certification from college or trade school

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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