Globe Metallurgical Inc. is seeking applicants for an Mechanical Engineer in Selma, Al. Globe Metallurgical Inc. is part of the Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing Industry.



SALARY: $70k - $90k


  • Follows safety procedures and guidelines as established by Management.
  • Inspects and oversees the plant’s smelting operations to optimize production throughout and maintain quality control.
  • Provides guidance and direction to mechanical maintenance supervisors and hourly employees for daily goals and targets.
  • Confirms systems and product capabilities by designing feasibility and testing methods and testing properties.
  • Develops mechanical and electromechanical solutions by studying requirements, researching and testing manufacturing and mechanical assembly methods and materials.
  • Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling and installing mechanical components.
  • Develops mechanical preventive maintenance procedures and measures implementation.
  • Troubleshoots and supports existing plant’s mechanical systems to maintain plant’s performance and uptime with focus on control systems and power distribution systems.
  • Prepares detailed and accurate reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
  • Keeps equipment and machinery operational by coordinating mechanical maintenance and repair services, following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures.
  • Performs and Supervises facility mechanical inspections to identify potential problems.
  • Engineers, designs and implements new mechanical projects to improve plant’s mechanical operational systems, identifies and replaces old equipment and improves overall reliability.
  • Maintains systems and product data base by writing computer programs and entering relevant data.
  • Completes plant’s mechanical projects by training and guiding master mechanics, mechanics and millwrights.
  • Optimizes the plant’s mechanical programs including preventive maintenance programs and writes accurate reports of these activities.
  • Plans and oversees installation of new mechanical equipment and machinery.
  • Reviews periodically methods, procedures, reporting and processes to increase efficiency.
  • Creates, develops and oversees the configurations of mechanical maintenance programs from inception through startup and conclusion.
  • Provides detailed and accurate reports to upper management on current status of mechanical maintenance department activities 
  • Ensures that health, safety policies, standards and procedures are complied with at all times.
  • Promptly corrects any department deficiencies.
  • Additional duties as required.



  • Outlook, Excel, MS Office Suite and SAP
  • Attention to details


  • Be task oriented, able to plan, implement, and complete tasks.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Experience/Education Requirements:

  • B.S. in Mining, Mechanical or Metallurgical Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in heavy industry, industrial manufacturing or related industry.
  • Strong Problem-solving, training, organizational, documentation and computer knowledge is required.
  • Solid project management and heavy industry experience is preferred.
  • Verifiable experience in the conceptualization and development of routine preventive maintenance is required.


  • Manufacturing environment: noise, vibration, mechanical, electrical, chemical, dust


  • Medical, dental, & life insurance
  • Matching 401k
  • 2 weeks paid vacation
  • 10 paid holidays


Please send resumes with “MECHANICAL ENGINEER” in the subject line to:

Equal Opportunity Employer