Melt Shop Maintenance Mechanic

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Seattle, Inc.

Location: Seattle, WA, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

Nucor Steel Seattle, Inc. is now accepting applications for the role of Melt Shop Maintenance Mechanic. The successful candidate will possess a working knowledge of mechanical principles and practical experience as it relates to the mechanical maintenance function. The maintenance mechanic will provide mechanical support to the production team while being responsible for the diagnosis and repair of all mechanical equipment. This job requires the ability to work a flexible schedule, including overtime, rotating shifts and weekends. 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.


Nucor Corporation is the largest steel producer in the United States with a production capacity of over 26 million tons.  We employ over 25,000 people worldwide.  Nucor is also North America’s largest recycler, saving 19.2 million tons of steel from landfills each year.  Nucor Steel Seattle, located just over the West Seattle Bridge, produces mainly reinforcing bar and is Washington state’s largest recycler.  It is also one of the most efficient and sustainable steel mills in the world.  For more information about what we do and who we are, check out

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Industrial maintenance or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 Years heavy industrial maintenance or steel making experience
  • Welding and fabrication skills, technical math skills & basic computer skills
  • Experience with industrial hydraulics
  • Thorough understanding of mechanical principles
  • Ability to read hydraulic, structural, and pneumatic schematics
  • Comprehend the importance of a preventative based maintenance program

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

Nearest Major Market: Seattle