Basic Job Functions: The Nucor Technical Academy is a technical training program designed to teach maintenance fundamentals and to train a person with a high school diploma (or GED) to the level of a maintenance electrician within a three year training period. The training program is a compilation of education, culture, ideas and current training programs that exist throughout Nucor. This training provides the necessary classroom instruction and includes structured hands-on training to ensure the person is prepared to enter the workforce as a Maintenance Electrician. Responsibilities will include hands-on assignments working with experienced Nucor Maintenance Team Members.
*Note: The Nucor Technical Academy is located and administered at Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa, Inc. in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Selected candidates will relocate to Tuscaloosa for the duration of the program.
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.
Training Program Requirements:
Current transcript (2.75 GPA preferred) including the first semester of your senior year in high school
ACT, SAT, or Accuplacer scores
One-page essay explaining how your work history, activities, or other interests make you a good candidate for this training program. Include your career or educational goals.
Willingness Questionnaire (the questions are listed here after you click "Apply Now.")
Interested candidates must also complete a separate application to Shelton State Community College in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Steps to Apply:
Apply online to Shelton State Community College https://www.sheltonstate.edu/admissions-financial-aid/becoming-a-student/
AFTER YOU HAVE APPLIED TO SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE AND RECEIVED YOUR SSID (SHELTON STATE ID NUMBER), YOU WILL CONTINUE WITH THE FOLLOWING STEPS.
Apply online to Nucor Technical Academy IMPORTANT NOTE: This job posting only applies to applicants that live in the Tuscaloosa area. If you are being recruited by another Nucor division, they will provide the link for your application.
Include Student Information Sheet
Include chronological resume
Include transcript with SAT/ACT or Accuplacer
Include a one-page essay
Contact Justin Knight ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) if you have questions.
STUDENT INFORMATION SHEET, RESUME, TRANSCRIPTS WITH ACT/SAT/ACCUPLACER SCORES, AND ONE-PAGE ESSAY MUST BE UPLOADED FOR YOUR APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED COMPLETE.
All application steps must be completed by January 31, 2020. Posting could be closed earlier if all open positions are filled.
Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vets - and a drug - free workplace