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Laboratory Metallurgist in Pueblo, CO at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 10/20/2018

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Laboratory Metallurgist

City: Pueblo / State: Colorado                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

We are seeking an entry level position and training opportunity to assist with evaluation in regard to mechanical testing and metallurgical evaluations of all EVRAZ Pueblo products as an engineer in the metallurgical laboratory. The position will contribute to testing and investigations performed in the met lab and provide technical support outside the laboratory working on product and process improvement projects. The position reports to the Director of Product Technology and is intended to facilitate subsequent advancement at EVRAZ Pueblo within 2 to 3 years.

  • Responsible for assisting the Product Metallurgist with all testing and evaluations performed at the EVRAZ Pueblo met lab to include rail, rod and tube products
  • Support Product Technology development and process improvement efforts through assistance with experimentation and material evaluation
  • Participate in trials and material testing through communication with the respective mill, metallurgy laboratory staff and/or developing testing protocols as needed
  • Assist with customer complaint investigations to include failure analysis as needed working with EVRAZ-Pueblo technical services, product technology engineers, met lab personnel and customers
  • Work with companies and organizations involved in long products, such as railroads, on customer engagement focused related research efforts
  • Ability to train lab personnel in required job functions to include mechanical testing and metallographic evaluations
  • Assist in the development of mechanical and metallographic test protocols for development of material and/or commercial grades of rail, rod and seamless tubing as needed
  • Utilize statistical tools, subsequent to six sigma green belt training, to ensure robust laboratory test data is produced (MSA) and monitored per statistical process control techniques
  • Support special projects in each of the EVRAZ Pueblo Mills, as well as trials
  • Assist in the implementation of SPC in the met lab



Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • B.S. or M.S. Metallurgical or Materials Engineering
  • Strong knowledge of metallurgy and metal forming with good problem solving skills

 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • B.S. or M.S. Metallurgical or Materials Engineering
  • Strong knowledge of metallurgy and metal forming with good problem solving skills

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