Casting Process Development Metallurgist (Aluminum)

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Midwest
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Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: March 5, 2021
Expiry Date: December 31, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 2
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Salary Type: Negotiable
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The Casting Process Development Metallurgist will be responsible for the development of casting process and product development for increased productivity, the introduction of new products/alloys and process enhancement. This will entail casting practice development, determination of the viability of new processes, and validation of performance in both developmental and production scale introductions.

 

The Process Engineer’s essential functions include:

  • Identify opportunities for improved casting productivity and reduced energy consumption, validate potential while assuring product performance and integrity is simultaneously sustained or improved.
  • Develop casting processes for new product introductions and process improvements leading to improved product characteristics, quality, productivity and cost.
  • Develop solutions to casting process related issues.
  • Drive process control to support product improvement and consistency at company’s casting facilities.
  • Execute trials on site at casting plants and manage / perform the analysis of product and process changes.
  • Document product and process improvements / revisions and support / lead plants to ensure robust industrialization of changes.

 

Lead Metallurgist

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Midwest
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: January 29, 2021
Expiry Date: December 31, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 5
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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This is a new role that was created due to a major growth surge in the company’s IGT casting business. This role will be responsible for building & leading a team of Product Engineers, with a heavy focus on NPI (new product introduction) over the next five years. Not only will this be a customer-facing position, but the Engineering Manager will also advise the Operations team on solutions to the challenges these complex-core investment castings entail.

Major Responsibilities

  • Responsible to be the main point of contact and provide technical support to a key Industrial Gas & Turbine (IGT) customer
  • Act as the subject matter expert for investment castings, assisting the operations & quality teams as issues or questions are raised.
  • Drive new product introduction (NPI) qualification activities, ensuring that internal teams are on track to meet customer commitments.
  • Partner with tooling vendors to ensure that all necessary tool/die and wax patterns for various complex core castings.
  • Monitor casting manufacturing processes to ensure products produced meet dimensional and metallurgical specifications from our customer.