Operations Leadership Program

Job Details

Division: Western Metals Recycling LLC

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States  

Other Available Locations: Colorado; Nevada; Utah

About Us

Western Metals Recycling, a division of Nucor Corporation, is seeking applicants for our Operations Leadership Program position. Western Metals is a world leader in scrap metal recycling, trading, and transportation. We have relationships with scrap metal businesses around the world. We pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, and the principles of integrity and respect. We’re recognized as a good community citizen who is trustworthy, financially strong, and environmentally proactive. Our parent company Nucor Corporation is a Fortune 100 company, known for being North America’s leader in designing, manufacturing, and recycling steel and steel products with a history of long-term sustainability and stability. Fortune Magazine recently ranked Nucor No. 1 on their list of the World’s Most Admired Companies in our industry. The key to Nucor’s success is that we care about the safety and well-being of our teammates and customers, the health and protection of our environment, and the relationships we establish in the communities where we live and work. At the heart of every Nucor division are the dedicated people who make up our team. We are seeking a creative, motivated, and dedicated teammate to join our team. We offer you a challenging and rewarding work environment where you can contribute to the success of over 30,000 Nucor teammates.

Basic Job Functions:

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.

  1. 12-18 month hands-on training in one Geographic Region
  2. Will learn and be expected to model our “Safety First” Culture including OSHA and Safety programs
  3. Exposed to all facets of the scrap processing business including; buying and inspecting scrap, transportation and logistics, and overseeing operations and maintenance of equipment
  4. Interact with various levels of corporate personnel, customers, vendors/suppliers, and employees to resolve problems, and ensure steady delivery of products purchased or sold
  5. Work with other managers to plan and direct work of the organization
  6. Identify trends and recommend proactive action to manage business situations
  7. Work with and through management to develop and implement actions that protect company assets and profitability
  8. The goal of the program is to assume a Management or Supervisor role upon completion of the program
  9. Must be willing to relocate throughout the Geographic Region

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to adapt to changing assignments
  2. Good verbal and written communication skills – ability to interface effectively with customers and employees
  3. Ability and desire to work in a hands-on, industrial environment
  4. Willingness to relocate to any of the facilities throughout assigned region

 

Benefits

SOME OF THE BEST BENEFITS IN THE BUSINESS
Medical and dental are just the beginning. We value our teammates and offer benefits packages that also include profit sharing, retirement savings, scholarships and tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth potential. We strive to avoid implementing layoffs or furloughing our Teammates. We very strongly believe that a Nucor Teammate who does their job properly today, should feel confident that they will have a job tomorrow. For more information on our benefits go to Nucor.com/benefits.

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


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City