Metallurgist / Metallurgical Technician - Testing Company

Job Title: Metallurgist / Metallurgical Technician - Testing Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Keighley, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J909137_1626707218
Contact Name: Tom Hammond
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 19, 2021 16:06

Job Description

Metallurgist / Metallurgical Technician - Testing Company

Location: Keighley

Type: Permanent

Hours: Monday to Thurs (8:15am- 5:00pm) Friday (8:15am - 3:00pm)

Salary: Competitive DOE.

Additional: Parking onsite, 25 hols + BH, company Pension plan

Our client, a growing testing SME who offer a range of testing services- is looking to expand the metallurgy side of the business and as such are looking for an experienced Metallurgist who will play a key role in their growth plans.

Reporting to

Test House Manager

The Role:

  • Undertake routine metallurgical work.
  • Mechanical testing and machine validation.
  • Metallographic preparation, examination and assessment of routine work as delegated by Test House Manager
  • Production of technical reports based on findings.
  • Preparation and certification of computer produced certificates.
  • Validation of computer produced certificates from junior technicians.
  • Ensuring that documents and certificates are of an acceptable standard in terms of technical detail and quality.
  • Involvement with routine and daily equipment checks including the cleanliness and maintenance of machinery to meet certification standards.
  • Assisting customers with advice and queries.
  • Compiling customer quotations (short term to be overseen by MM and CB).
  • Liaising with auditors and accreditation bodies.
  • Responsibility for metallographic preparation, examination and assessment of commercial and aerospace weldments.
  • To assist the site Quality Manager with management of documentation associated with Quality Standards (ISO17025, UKAS, Nadcap, Bombardier, BAE Civil & Military, Rolls-Royce, Airbus).
  • Participate fully in personal development and training.
  • Undertake any similar level of work allocated by the Technical Services Director, Test House Manager or Quality Manager but not fully outlined within this job description.

The Person:

  • A metallurgy, materials science or engineering qualification.
  • Significant experience within the metal testing and inspection industry.
  • Good communication, computer and organisation skills are essential.
  • Ability to follow instructions accurately and attention to detail.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and use own initiative
  • Available to work a reasonable amount of overtime when required.
  • Full driving licence is essential as offsite working may be required.

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