Melt Shop Mechanic
Nucor Steel Hertford
Maintenance Mechanic C crew Melt Shop, Days Caster Deck and D crew Mold Segment
-My Melt shop responsibilities are EAF and LMF furnace decks, Alloys, Bag house, Ladle re-brick, Ladle rebuild, Scrap Conveyor,Overhead cranes for the Melt shop and Hot metal isles
-Maintain and troubleshoot various breakdowns at all 3 locations, breakdowns would include hydraulic and pneumatic troubleshooting, welding repairs, emergency breakdowns, material conveyance, PMs ,Overhead Crane Cable changes and repairs and yearly shutdowns, tear down and rebuilds.
-I would maintain and move and unload railcars,tankers and other types of trucks in the Alloys system
-As a Mold Segment Mechanic I would assist the team in teardowns of various Segments and Molds used in the Caster, PM each unit and get in a state of readiness for scheduled and emergency changes. I would also troubleshoot and make repairs to the caster
-As a Caster Mechanic I would assist the other mechanics troubleshoot and repair various pieces of equipment throughout the Caster dept. I volunteered to goto the Mold Segment shop to learn more about the inner workings of the Caster and to be a better Caster Mechanic, however we were short mechanics in other Depts. And was assigned the Melt Shop Mechanics position
-I worked on all 3 decks and continued after I was assigned the furnace deck.