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Research Engineer in Regina at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Research Engineer

City: Regina / State: Saskatchewan                                                   


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.

 

 



Job Description and Responsibilities

 

EVRAZ’s Research and Development (R&D) team is seeking a highly qualified Research Engineer to focus on our tubular product development research. In this technically challenging position you will apply a knowledge of steelmaking, physical metallurgy and pipe forming operations to lead the development and optimization of steel chemistry and rolling practices to meet Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and American Petroleum Institute (API) line pipe and oil country tubular goods (OCTG) specifications.  
 

  • Direct and coordinate development projects pertaining to the production and processing of hot rolled steels and heat treated products for tubular applications
  • Interact with Tubular Division to establish product development priorities
  • Arrange and coordinate trials in the steel facilities and track production through pipe mills
  • Ensure necessary data is collected to assess performance and oversee analysis of results
  • Provide work direction and training to laboratory staff performing metallurgical material assessments
  • Communicate results and recommend further actions



 



Job Requirements

 

  • M.Sc. in Metallurgical or Materials Engineering, preference will be given to candidates with a strong knowledge of steel physical metallurgy and mechanical property assessment
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant industrial or research experience
  • General knowledge of steelmaking, hot rolling practices and pipe forming technology
  • Familiarity of API Tubular grades, an asset
  • Proficient in verbal and written English, exhibit good presentation skills
  • Knowlege of data acquisition systems
  • Experience with statistical experimental design and analysis is beneficial
  • Ability to travel


 

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

 

 

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

 

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.

 

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

  • M.Sc. in Metallurgical or Materials Engineering, preference will be given to candidates with a strong knowledge of steel physical metallurgy and mechanical property assessment
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant industrial or research experience
  • General knowledge of steelmaking, hot rolling practices and pipe forming technology
  • Familiarity of API Tubular grades, an asset
  • Proficient in verbal and written English, exhibit good presentation skills
  • Knowlege of data acquisition systems
  • Experience with statistical experimental design and analysis is beneficial
  • Ability to travel