Production Maintenance Technician

Job Details

Division: Nucor Towers & Structures Inc

Location: West_Hazleton, PA, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

The Maintenance Technician’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, safely maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing, and upgrading production equipment, process improvement, and operation support. The Maintenance team supports plant operations while working closely with all other departments in planning future needs and/or improvements. This position must help drive continuous improvements in safety, process efficiency and plant automation. This position requires working overtime with little or no notice as well as rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, as needed.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:

Must be able to demonstrate willingness/abilities mentioned above in the Basic Job Functions.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in mechanical and hydraulic processes.
  • Knowledge in the electrical field.
  • Experience with Allen Bradley ac drives.
  • Knowledge in programmable logics controls.
  • Experience with Microsoft office programs: Word and Excel
  • Willingness to expand and share technical knowledge


With a firm commitment to our teammates and a variety of other benefits, it’s easy to see why Nucor is named one of America’s best employers and ranked as the #1 employer in its industry by Fortune Magazine. We work together to create a safe, positive, and engaging environment for each other. While delivering the highest quality products and service for our customers, we lead the steel industry in environmental responsibility. Joining our team means working with people who have your back and are invested in helping you build a strong future. You will never stop learning at Nucor – and when you are ready to take the next step in your career, we’re ready, too. 

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 run our business for long-term success and never take a short-term approach when it comes to our team or our hiring practices. 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 is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre