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  • £25000 - £32000 per annum
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 26/06/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419594

Job Details

This is a fantastic opportunity for either a Graduate or Junior Metallurgist to grow and expand their knowledge and/or experience.

Job title: Metallurgist

Salary: £25,000-£32,000 - DOE

Location: Commutable from Birmingham, Dudley, Oldbury, Smethwick, Stourbridge

Reference: 1828654

Remuneration will depend on whether you are a fresh graduate or have experience in the field. The company are offering training and development to enable the successful candidate to carry out the duties set out below.

Primary Duties:

• Carry out technical contract reviews on new orders, including production of procedures for the hot metal forming processes.

• Material selection for optimal properties.

• Selection of appropriate processes and parameters.

• Carry out metallography for routine testing and failure investigations.

• Provide technical input in R&D activities.

• Provide technical support to customers, sales and production departments.

• Provide technical training and support to shop floor personnel and assist with developing resources to aid estimating and production departments.

Continuous Improvements:

• Investigate mechanical test failures and devise remedials.

• Monitor failure trends and identify preventative actions.

• Police manufacturing operations to ensure standards and procedures are followed.

Secondary Duties:

• Setting and achieving technical/quality objectives.

• Investigating quality/non-conformance issues.

• Reviewing SOP's to ensure they are in line with current best practice.

• Customer and third-party audits (e.g. BSI).

The ideal candidate for the Metallurgist role will have a degree or equivalent qualifications in Metallurgy, Materials Science, Materials Engineering, or similar.

You will either be a fresh graduate or have a couple years experience in industry looking to broaden your experience as a Metallurgist within a supportive business.

How to Apply:

Apply on-line or call Josh Handley at Technical Network for a confidential discussion.

Technical Network recruits engineers, managers and technical specialists for the aerospace, automotive, electrical / electronic, energy, engineering and manufacturing industries, with a portfolio of services including permanent and contract recruitment services.