METALLURGIST (Heavy Engineering)

Recruiter
Reed Engineering
Location
Sheffield
Posted
14 Sep 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REED Engineering are working with a leading Engineering Company with a global client base.

Metallurgist

Job Summary

Technical resource focused on process control and product activities

Duties and Responsibilities

• Lead projects to improve product quality and/or decrease cost (eg. Yield, Right First Time).
• Interface with customers on defining technical requirements and resolving customer problems.
• Work closely with operations to resolve internal technical problems.
• Establish and monitor KPIs for key process operations.
• Assist Product Metallurgists with issues arising from processing problems.

Skills, Experience & Qualification

Minimum Requirements:
• Degree educated in Metallurgy, Materials Science or equivalent.
• A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a relevant industrial environment with demonstrable experience within the aerospace, oil and gas or power generation sector.
• A solid understanding of the physical metallurgy of steel and nickel based alloys.
• Demonstrable experience of hot working processes.
• Demonstrable experience of OEM customer quality systems.
• Knowledge and application of improvement tools and techniques – RCCA, problem solving, error proofing, RAA, SPC.

Desirable Requirements although not essential

• Experience of vacuum induction melting.
• Experience of consumable electrode remelting

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