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Metallurgical Engineer

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Date: Feb 28, 2019

Location: Monroe, MI, US, 48162

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Summary

This Metallurgical Engineer is responsible for providing materials and systems support as necessary to the computer based Integrated Quality System and metallurgical functions within the divisional quality group. This position will be responsible for applying chemistry and various branches of the engineering sciences to the design, development or operation of processes and equipment used in the production process. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, problem solver who utilizes knowledge and understanding as well as a strong work ethic to ensure all specifications and quality of the production process are met.

Responsibilities

  • Participate/facilitate root cause analysis and corrective action teams
  • Develop process routing and raw material selection to achieve end customer specifications
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts as identified by analyzing quality-related performance statistics
  • Responsible for creating material test reports and publishing to internal and external customers
  • Serve as customer and supplier liaison to assure material application and/or developmental activities are completed
  • Manage the Technical Services group and laboratory.  This includes hiring, training, and developing lab technicians
  • Manage the laboratory equipment.  Assure that all equipment is operating satisfactorily and properly maintained.

Desired Experience

  • Advanced computer skills desirable knowledge in advanced analytics

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Experienced in the techniques of lean manufacturing

  • Self-directed and motivated

  • Data-driven, analytical thinking

  • Problem solving mindset

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

  • Knowledge of  IATF16949

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in quality assurance in a manufacturing environment that manufactures metals or related materials preferred.

Education

Bachelors in Metallurgical Engineering or Materials Science Engineering

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


Nearest Major Market: Monroe
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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