Metallurgist (Senior Technical Specialist)

Job Title Metallurgist
Location Yeovil
Salary Up to 40K

Our Client
Has been established for 50 years and is an experienced foundry in the precision casting industry. They Manufacture high quality castings in low alloy, stainless steel including Nickel and Cobalt base alloys.
They are a leading supplier of high quality investment castings for a number of demanding and diversified customers from their factory.

What will your repsonsibilities be?

This is a senior role with wide ranging responsibilities, a fantastic opportunity to develop and be involved as a multifacted asset.
Company Metallurgist
Interpretation and understanding of design drawings and making recommendations.
•Making manufacturing time-critical decisions;
•Monitoring quality standards in manufacturing and finishing;
•Doing structural analysis
•Writing documents, manuals, metallurgical investigations, and reports in support of customer liaison.
•Discussing different solutions to problems with other technical staff;
•Interpreting customers’ manufacturing design requirements and product application;
•Researching and developing test or repair technology and new products
Responsible for the Company Quality Assurance, Business Systems, Laboratory and Technical functions
Contract Review (technical)
Technical support to Projects activities – Development of Methods of Manufacture
Sales support
Customer liaison/support, including administration of customer rejects
Supplier approval, liaison, monitoring and development
Compilation of Company Performance indicators

What skills and experience are we looking for?

You must be an experienced Metallurgist with relevant qualifications
In-depth knowledge of foundry/casting metallurgy
knowledge of welding, chemical analysis, metallography and mechanical testing of metals
Practical experience in the development and maintenance of Quality Systems, ideally AS 9100
•Metrology experience –is an advantage with an ability to read and interpret ‘aerospace’ drawings and possibly some CAD and/or CMM ability
An ability to work effectively within a team
Good communication skills – written and verbal
Computer literacy – working with MS Office and MRP systems
Attention to detail
Dependability, timely working and reporting

Metallurgist, Metrology, Foundry, Castings, Metallurgy

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Taunton, Yeovil, Ilchester

Salary : Up to 40K DOE + Benefits

Date Advertised : 30 Jan 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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