Engineer Your Career


your future. forged by you.


Nucor teammates have almost limitless flexibility to choose their own career path. Working here means finding a place where you can mold your career exactly as you like. With a family of people who want you to grow and succeed.

career snapshots

  • STEPHANIE MARTIN

    “You can go anywhere as an engineer. The potential is limitless.”

  • john ferriola

    “From engineer to CEO, I’m proof you can take your career in any direction at Nucor.”

  • Trevor Saunders

    “Here, you’ll be a part of something, and you’ll never feel lost in the numbers.”

Stephanie’s Journey

Cold Mill Metallurgist / Nucor Steel Indiana


  • 2009
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2016
  1. 2009

    Technical Services Intern, Nucor Steel Indiana

  2. 2010

    Melt Shop Intern, Nucor Steel Indiana

  3. 2011

    Metallurgy Intern, Castrip Arkansas

  4. 2012

    Cold Mill Project Metallurgist, Nucor Steel Indiana

  5. 2013

    Technical Services Metallurgist, Nucor Steel Indiana

  6. 2014

    Dual duty technical service/district sales manager, Nucor Steel Indiana

  7. 2016

    Cold mill metallurgist, Nucor Steel Indiana

John’s Journey

CEO / Nucor Corporation


  • 1991
  • 1995
  • 1995
  • 1998
  • 2002
  • 2007
  • 2011
  • 2013
  • 2014
  1. 1991

    Maintenance and Engineering Manager, Nucor Steel Texas

  2. 1995

    General Manager, Vulcraft Texas

  3. 1995

    Vice President and General Manager, Nucor Steel Nebraska

  4. 1998

    Vice President and General Manager, Nucor Steel Indiana

  5. 2002

    Executive Vice President, Nucor Corporation

  6. 2007

    Chief Operating Officer of Steel Making Operations, Nucor Corporation

  7. 2011

    President and Chief Operating Officer, Nucor Corporation

  8. 2013

    Chief Executive Officer and President, Nucor Corporation

  9. 2014

    Chairman, CEO and President, Nucor Corporation

Trevor’s Journey

Melt Shop Manager / Nucor Steel Jackson


  • 2008
  • 2009
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2013
  • 2016
  1. 2008

    Melt Shop Electrical Intern, Nucor Steel Berkeley

  2. 2009

    Electrical Engineer, Nucor Steel Berkeley

  3. 2012

    Melt Shop Process Engineer, Nucor Steel Birmingham

  4. 2013

    Melt Shop Shift Supervisor, Nucor Steel Birmingham

  5. 2013

    Melt Shop Day Supervisor, Nucor Steel Birmingham

  6. 2016

    Melt Shop Manager, Nucor Steel Jackson

“Nucor hasn’t laid anyone off due to lack of work in over 45 years.”
Christian Roberts / Metallurgist Engineer / Nucor Steel Berkeley
At least 10 cents of every dollar Nucor earns goes to profit sharing. It’s pretty generous.
Brigitte Shumpert / Civil Design Engineer / Vulcraft South Carolina