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Title:  Maintenance Engineer


Birmingham, AL, US, 35212

Division:  Engineering
Job ID:  9279

it's what's inside that counts



There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training
  • Paid time off
  • Low-cost medical, dental, vision
  • Company-paid life and disability
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan

Why This Job

CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you’ll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential.

What You'll Do

  • Implements mechanical design and coordination work as required
  • Responsible for the preparation and execution to the project budget, scheduling and approving expenditures, analyzing variances and initiating corrective action when necessary, problem solving, root cause analysis, and failure mode
  • Assist in maintaining and improving process systems, including programmable logic controllers, process communications networks, and human machine interface equipment.
  • Interact with technical engineers and non-technical operations personnel to integrate new technologies and update existing systems
  • Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Provide technical support regarding plant equipment, process efficiency, and plant wide safety
  • Willing to learn; enjoys tackling new challenges

What You'll Need

  • Possess knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures in the industrial field
  • Must be able to learn quickly, multitask and utilize time wisely
  • Must be able to read and interpret mechanical prints and diagrams
  • Basic knowledge of computers and MS Office programs – Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint; Proficient with AutoCAD 2016 or later
  • Ability to work with exposure to extreme temperatures, chemicals, dust fumes and mists, uneven surfaces, loud noise, elevated work areas, and confined spaces
  • Ability to work flexible hours and be available as needed by the business
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, climb stairs/ladders, work at heights, extreme heat, and wear respirator

Your Education

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or a related discipline preferred.

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways that connect our communities, and raise the bar for what it means to do meaningful work day in and day out. In short, you’re ready to be part of CMC. Join us and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.


Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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