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Safe and productive Steel Mill

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Current Employee - Engineering in Maryville, MO
Current Employee - Engineering in Maryville, MO

I have been working at Nucor full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great people and down to earth business attitude.

Cons

Low pay and very long hours

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  1. I enjoyed working for Nucor most days, but I hated it some days. Glad to have moved on.

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    Former Employee - Hot Mill Utility Man in Blytheville, AR
    Former Employee - Hot Mill Utility Man in Blytheville, AR

    I worked at Nucor

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nucor is a great place when steel prices are high and production is good. To move up you have to work a lot of overtime, but the money is good. No union which is great.

    Cons

    Be careful. It can be dangerous.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure your supervisors are not "yes" men and that they will stand up for their crews. You should offer some financial advice to your employees. I knew a supervisor who made six figures and lived paycheck to pay check. Very sad to see.


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    Nucor Steel Decatur

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    Current Employee - Electrical Maintenance in Decatur, AL
    Current Employee - Electrical Maintenance in Decatur, AL

    I have been working at Nucor

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Pay. Supportive of independent work and self-motivated individuals. Allows for a great addition to your resume.

    Cons

    Inept management Must sacrifice normal time off at a moments notice Very Mediocre benefits. You lose money when you take off time for vacation or for illness.

    Advice to Management

    Reread Ken Iverson's books to relearn why his philosophies worked and should have never been changed.


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