Logistics Intern (Summer 2024)

Date: Feb 24, 2024

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US, 45202

Company: Nucor

Job Details

Division: Nucor Logistics Group

Location: Cincinnati, OH, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

About Us:

Nucor Logistics Group, a newly formed division of Nucor Corporation, is seeking applicants for our Logistics intern position at our division headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. We are part of 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 internship will last for 8-9 weeks.  Interns will work 40 hours a week, earn a competitive wage, paid travel, and will be provided a $250 weekly net housing stipend.

Basic Job Functions:

  • Spend time with various departments and teammates to help understand the life-cycle of steel and how Nucor Logistics Group/DJJ works with Nucor mills to maximize raw materials and profits 
  • Shadow experienced commodities traders and learn how they develop new and grow existing relationships with customers (both suppliers and consumers) to further strengthen relationships and create business opportunities
  • Strengthen team-building skills while working with other interns on assigned projects and attend the Nucor Intern Summit with other DJJ & Nucor interns
  • Attending customer meetings and participate in tours of Steel Mills and Scrap Yards
  • Paid overnight travel to supplier and consumer sites as well as other divisions within DJJ & Nucor
  • Participating in staff meetings and hands-on strategic planning
  • In depth exposure to the logistics involved in the scrap/metal trade
  • Ability to present projects and findings throughout the summer to leadership teams


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:

  • Undergraduate student going into Junior or Senior year in a business discipline
  • Valid state Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Major in Finance, Marketing, Economics, Supply Chain Management, or Sales
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint experience required
  • High level of professionalism and ability to work with a myriad of professionals in the industry


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

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati