Industrial Environmental Technician

Date: Nov 20, 2023

Location: Lexington, NC, US, 27292

Company: Nucor

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Lexington

Location: Lexington, NC, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A


Who is Nucor?

A Fortune 500 Industry Leader- We are the largest and most diversified steel and steel products company in the United States, producing everything from raw materials, steel, and industrial gasses to fabricated steel products.


Join a team that takes ownership and finds Innovative Solutions

  • Where you have the FREEDOM to make decisions because your leaders trust you.
  • Where you find a COMMUNITY of support because you work with a trusting and caring team.
  • Where you find STABILITY knowing Nucor invests in and rewards you financially and secures your career with a proven reputation of taking care of our teammates.


Benefits: A Company that Supports You

  • Starting hourly rate of $28 -$37 based on willingness and skill level
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Profit sharing
  • Pay for Performance
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Stock program
  • Scholarships

Basic Job Functions:

The Nucor Lexington Environmental Technician responsibilities include, but are not limited to, taking care of our customers by executing the division’s safety, quality, cost, productivity, and profitability objectives.  The Environmental Technician is primarily responsible for supporting baghouse and water treatment plant operations/maintenance, and active participation, planning, & coordinating execution of the work activities of the environmental team.  Additional responsibilities will be to develop relationships across the other mill production and maintenance teams.  The Environmental Technician is expected to work a flexible schedule, including scheduled and unscheduled overtime, some night 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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to work safely with a team.
  • 1-2 years of experience working in an industrial environmental operations OR maintenance department.
  • Basic level of knowledge in water treatment principles, chemical feed addition, and/or baghouse operations.

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Prior experience in Steel Mill environmental operation and maintenance
    • 2-year degree in environmental science, engineering, or related field


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

Nearest Major Market: Greensboro