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21 11, 2020

The Best Jobs in Steel Processing: Steel Service Center Listings

2020-12-15T18:49:22+00:00 November 21st, 2020|News Blog|

Are you dynamic, hardworking, smart, and ready for any new challenge? If you fit this description, you are a person of steel. Come join one of America’s most prestigious industries, with a history as colorful and powerful as any. This is not your grandfather’s steel service and processing industry. Today, more than ever, experienced, and skilled workers are needed to run all the aspects of our sophisticated steel processing plants.

Common steel processing job listings include:

Metallurgist and Quality Testing Specialist – Inspects and tests all incoming steel master coils and outgoing finished goods to customers to meet customer and in-house quality requirements.

Processing Equipment Operators – Highly trained to set-up and run all steel service center equipment including pickling, galvanizing, slitters, leveling, cut-to-length, blanking, and other processes.

Plant Maintenance Specialist – Provides repair and scheduled maintenance services to keep the operations of the plant reliable and efficient.

Plant Scheduling Planner – Receives processing work orders from an inside sales specialist and schedules plant equipment and processing equipment operators to complete customer purchase orders for processing services and finished goods.

Plant Safety Specialist – Provides training and support to ensure the health and safety of employees and to meet all state and national regulations and reporting requirements.

Outside Sales Associate – Utilizes marketing and company product and services information to call on new and existing customers to sell products and available services.

Steel Products and Process Quoting Specialist – Supports the sales team with accurate and competitive quotes to meet the customer product specifications and cost targets.

Steel Purchasing Specialist – Works with steel mills to buy master coil steel inventory and other products to support service center cost, quality, and delivery timing to meet the customer needs.

Steel Logistics Specialist – Schedules and negotiates cost for all truck and rail freight to support timing for incoming master coils and outgoing finished goods to customers.

Inside Sales Specialist – Manages all purchase orders from customers for new and repeat steel finished goods and processing requests. Creates work orders to all the service center internal groups for required steel master coils, requesting internal processing services, and shipping finished goods to the customer.

HR Specialist – Recruits, hires, provides training for new employees, and company benefit support. Ensures that the company is meeting all EEOC and other regulations and reporting requirements.

IT Specialist – Provides all computer-related services and equipment to support company requirements.

Marketing Specialist – Creates marketing information in various media formats describing the capabilities, manufacturing specialties, and locations of company assets.

With the sophistication of the today’s steel environment, workers in service centers and processing facilities are the foundation of success for steel companies. That’s why companies like NMC foster a respectful and appreciative atmosphere designed for the well-being of the workers. As one of the largest-growing, independent steel service centers and processing facilities, NMC is constantly looking for new talent ready to help in the expansion of the business. NMC offers a competitive benefits package for team members:

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13 12, 2016

Announcing National Blanking

2017-05-24T16:12:23+00:00 December 13th, 2016|News Blog, NMC Media|


A Division of National Material Company L.P.

National Material Company L.P is proud to announce the launch of a new member of the NMLP family of steel service center locations.

The new company to be known as National Blanking is a joint venture between National Material Company and Heidtman Steel Products which have enjoyed the synergy of working together for decades to provide quality products to their respective customers, and now are partnering to offer our customers first operational blanks, that includes utilizing our expertise in high strength low alloy steels, and Advanced High Strength Steel.

National Material Company L.P. was founded in 1964 and specializes in supplying, servicing and processing steel with unmatched efficiency and capacity due to the company’s substantial list of capabilities. Uncompromising in its safety standards, NMLP leads the way through efficiency, innovation, and performance. Currently operating 16 steel service centers and processing facilities in the United States, Canada and Mexico and shipping over 2,000,000 tons of steel annually, making its move into first operational blanking a natural progression.

National Blanking offers a broad range of blanking and steel services covering a wide scope of industries. Our facilities support press sizes up to 1200 tons with bed sizes up to 84” x 120”, coils up to 55,500 lbs. and 72” wide, with a gauge range of .020 – .500. Other capabilities include circle blanking utilizing multi-cavity tooling with an expansive selection of diameter components that allows the retro-fitting of existing tooling to provide low cost solutions for our customers. Our on-site die shop supports flexible value-added services including blank-through, compound, and progressive blanking.

National Blanking is eager to serve our existing customer base with metallurgists on staff and our team of service experts. Our goal is to continue our combined legacy of excellence and innovation by providing value from start to finish.

For further information and pricing inquiries, please contact:
Loren Altizer phone: (614) 597-6106 email: laltizer@nmlp.com

17 07, 2014

NMC Hermosillo

2017-05-24T16:12:24+00:00 July 17th, 2014|NMC Media, Video|

Designed as an automotive assembly facility, NMC’s Hermosillo, Sonora plant is amongst the newest steel service centers in the National Material family. Strategically designed for the customer, NMC Hermosillo exemplifies the best in supply chain management.

17 07, 2014

The Future of NMC

2020-04-01T21:30:15+00:00 July 17th, 2014|NMC Media, Video|

The NMC Family is built on strength. Proud to be ISO-9002 Certified, and uncompromising in its safety standards for their employees, NMC is a company that leads the way through efficiency, innovation and performance.