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Title:  Process Engineer


Birmingham, AL, US, 35212

Division:  Melt Shop
Job ID:  7653

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:

  • Flexible/hybrid work environment
  • 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

  • Monitor shop performance and processes daily for operation within established parameters
  • Determine causes for deviation and recommend corrections
  • Provide reporting daily, weekly and monthly to document Mill performance against established key performance indicators
  • Investigate and recommend process, procedure, training or equipment needs to continually improve performance
  • Work with Mill department and shift managers to optimize personnel and process execution for consistent performance and continuous process improvement
  • Work with Quality Assurance Department to monitor product quality and identify and correct any deviations
  • Work with Training Department to develop and assist teaching operator development classes
  • Interact with company personnel resources external to plant about process performance and improvement
  • Initiate communication with resources external to company (suppliers and contractors) for consistency and improvement initiatives

What You'll Need

  • Basic knowledge of the rolling process preferred
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, both written and verbal
  • Highly technical, detail oriented, organized and self-starter
  • Willingness and ability to work hands-on in the shop with operators on flexible schedules

Your Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Metallurgy, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline required.

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 the 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 connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today 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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