Process Metallurgist

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New England
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 3
Date Posted: June 21, 2018
Expiry Date: December 31, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 2
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Provide engineering support to the Foundry, coordinate efforts between the Foundry and departments with direct interaction: Metallurgical Lab, Product Engineering, Maintenance and Health and Safety.

Work with Product Engineering in the development of processes and procedures for new product development or process improvements for existing products.

Work with Metallurgical Lab to ensure chemical and physical properties of alloys poured meet customer specifications and governing standards.

Ensure safe practices, procedures and equipment.

Responsible for material and equipment evaluations related to foundry processes. Create documentation, specifications and instructions as appropriate, to support process and equipment improvements. Stay current on technological developments in the industry.

Identify root causes of process variation and improve procedures and equipment to reduce variation.

Identify casting related defects and their root causes. Institute corrective actions to reduce or eliminate the occurrence of defects.
Coordinate repairs or improvements of equipment with necessary departments, internal or external.
Provide strong technical developmental support for foundry employees.
Utilize FMEA, DFMEA and DOE's to drive improvement in foundry and engineering processes.
Communicate directly with customers or vendors to resolve technical issues, when requested or required.

Other Duties as requested or required