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$23.00/hr + $500 Sign on Bonus + Up to $2000 Retention BonuMachine Operator- Pay up tos

Date: Dec 1, 2022

Location: Huntington, IN, US, 46750

Company: Gerdau


Why Work for Gerdau:


  • $2000 Retention Bonus paid out in December
  • $500 Sign On Bonus paid out after 90 days.
  • Comprehensive benefits package effective your 1st day on the job
  • Monthly production bonus 
  • 401k with a 6% company match.
  • Pay increases 2 times a year
  • Opportunity for growth and advancement


Pay Rate Breakdown:

  • Starting Pay $20.00/hr
  • Attendance Bonus $1.00/hr
  • Shift Premium $0.40/hr
  • Production Bonus $1.94/hr
  • Total Pay $23.00 and up



What You Will Do:


  • Must be able to work rotating shift schedule
  • Operate the line within Standard Hourly Production averages
  • Conduct sample testing
  • Load and unload material as well as inventory control
  • Unload truck loads for incoming material
  • Material movement using a forklift 
  • Daily preventative maintenance on equipment



Job Requirements:


Safety: Maintain Housekeeping in area. Observe and follow all plant and departmental safety rules and regulations. Maintain a safe work environment. Attend safety meetings. Report/repair any unsafe condition, behavior or equipment.


Practices: Operates all Induction Quench and Temper Lines and Induction Stress Relieve Line. Has proven abilities to problem solve heat treat issues. Assures that customer requirements and specifications are met.


Quality: Prepares and performs testing of samples used in quality check parameters. Ability to operate all testing equipment. Performs verification of all gauging and measurement equipment.


Maintenance: Performs preventative maintenance, trouble shoots and corrects/repairs equipment malfunctions and breakdowns. Has demonstrated general knowledge and practical performance abilities in electricity, welding, pneumatic and heat treat water systems. Assists Maintenance and Engineering where needed.



Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment.  It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.  All external applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.


If you are vision-impaired or have some other disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Gerdau, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (866) 788-2798 or



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