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Research Engineer in Regina at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

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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 NA has an opening for a Corrosion Research Engineer. This role will be associated with EVRAZ’s Research group and will be located in the Research facility in Regina.  The individual will be responsible for the operation and safety of Research’s H2S testing laboratory as well as investigating corrosion related problems and managing product development trials for different EVRAZ locations. 

  • Manage the operation of an H2S testing laboratory that performs HIC and SSC testing as per NACE standards
  • Coordinate product development trials with different EVRAZ locations.  This includes: developing trial plans, organizing meetings, coordinating the testing, documenting the results and recommendations in technical reports, and presenting the findings to different levels of the organization
  • Investigate corrosion defects or failures from the mill and customers
  • Provide technical oversight on collaborations with universities and joint industry projects
  • Identify, purchase, install, and commission testing equipment in the laboratory
  • Support the sales department with technical information with regards to sour service/corrosion performance of EVRAZ products and testing capabilities
  • SR&ED tax claims



 



Job Requirements

 

  • Applicants should possess a M.Sc in Metallurgical or Materials Engineers, preference will be given to candidates with a strong knowledge of corrosion mechanisms and analytical techniques
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant research or industrial experience
  • Knowledge of electrochemical techniques used in corrosion measurements would be an asset
  • Experience running a laboratory and knowledge of laboratory codes, an asset
  • General knowledge of steel making and American Petroleum Institute (API)/Canadian Standards Associate (CSA) tubular grades, an asset
  • Proficient in verbal and written English, good technical writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to travel in Canada and the US
  • Ability to participate in the Research H2S rescue team including the ability to drag a 150 lb. weight while wearing self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and remain clean-shaven


 

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

  • Applicants should possess a M.Sc in Metallurgical or Materials Engineers, preference will be given to candidates with a strong knowledge of corrosion mechanisms and analytical techniques
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant research or industrial experience
  • Knowledge of electrochemical techniques used in corrosion measurements would be an asset
  • Experience running a laboratory and knowledge of laboratory codes, an asset
  • General knowledge of steel making and American Petroleum Institute (API)/Canadian Standards Associate (CSA) tubular grades, an asset
  • Proficient in verbal and written English, good technical writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to travel in Canada and the US
  • Ability to participate in the Research H2S rescue team including the ability to drag a 150 lb. weight while wearing self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and remain clean-shaven