Electro-Mechanical Technician

Date: Mar 29, 2024

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33619

Company: Nucor

Job Details

Division: River Metals Recycling LLC

Location: Tampa, FL, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A


Nucor 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. 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.

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.

  • Responsible for educating plant personnel on proper equipment operation, tuning and maintenance
  • Daily involvement in either long distance or hands-on troubleshooting
  • Responsible for maintaining records and logs for various programs
  • Daily communication with both management and hourly employees at the Plant and Corporate Levels

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Associates degree, applicable training certification, or related work experience.
  • Willingness to travel about 80%, including some international travel.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform and excel within an ever changing and dynamic environment.
  • Have the ability to program and understand sorting machine programs and PLC code.
  • Proficient in MS Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Experience with  Rockwell Controls Software  and AutoCAD desirable.
  • Open to working flexible hours in order to meet production goals.
  • Demonstrated hands-on proficiency in mechanical conveying systems, low pressure (<150 psig) pneumatics, PLC and electronics controls, low voltage (<480 V) electrical, and HMI interface systems
  • Basic understanding in the principles of eddy current and electro-magnetic induction sensor/sorting technologies is preferred.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and systems assessment skills
  • Strong problem resolution skills and the ability to readily identify system deficiencies.


  • 3 Weeks Paid Vacation after 6 months of employment
  • Sick Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Personal Days
  • Employee Wellbeing Plans
  • Family Support Plans
  • 401(k) Match Program
  • Annual Profit Sharing
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • $4,000/yr Tuition Reimbursement
  • Retail Discounts
  • Travel Discounts
  • A New iPhone
  • Low-cost Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance


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

Nearest Major Market: Tampa