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The Primetals Ghent, KY facility conducts industrial maintenance and reconditioning of conventional and new state-of-the-art slab casting equipment for Nucor Gallatin. The facility also offers engineering services, in-plant laser measurement services, plant millwright services, mechanical machining, fabrication and welding services. Our expertise and technological advancements for the maintenance, repair and manufacture of continuous casting equipment, mold, segment, roll and related components allow us to provide our customers with an exceptional value in workmanship and quality assurance.

• Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
• Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
• Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools.
• Determines changes in dimensional requirements and adjusts functional parts of equipment by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
• Controls downtime through use of effective routine preventive maintenance techniques.
• Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies efficiently to accomplish job results.
• Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.
• Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Required Skills/Education/Experience:

• High School Diploma or equivalent
• A minimum of 1 year of industrial maintenance experience required
• Ability to read and interpret schematics, gauges and dials
• Knowledge of proper rigging techniques to calculate the rigging load based on center of
gravity, lifting points and any special rigging required.

At Primetals Technologies, we value difference for the benefit of our Employees, our Customers, and our Community. Primetals Technologies is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.



Work Schedule

Other — Currently 9 hours shifts with rotating days off


Competive wages based on experience


$5000 Sign-on Bonus.
Primetals Technologies offers a full range of benefits, including paid time off, and
• Insurance – Medical, dental, vision accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, life & accidental death
• Financial – Tool purchase program, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, education reimbursement, quarterly bonus, and employee referral bonuses.

Required Education

High School Diploma

Work Location

Other — Ghent, KY

Application Process

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- Ghent, KY
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4) By clicking on the position name/title you will see the job description and minimum requirements
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