IDEX Process Metallurgist in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Title: Process Metallurgist

Business Unit: Viking Pump

Location:

406 State Street

Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613-3343

United States

Function: Operations

Description:

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

Provide oversight for the metallurgical processes and lab functions.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for all metallurgical lab functions, including calibration and maintenance of equipment.

  • Responsible for chemical and mechanical certification data. Also signs certifications.

  • Responsible for chemistry control in both foundries (i.e., alloy addition sheets and final correction calculations).

  • Responsible for failure analysis.

  • Responsible for welding procedures and qualifications.

  • Responsible for heat treatment job instructions and oven surveys.

  • Responsible for thermal analysis in the Iron Foundry.

  • Responsible for evaluation of melting stock and alloys.

  • Assist in scrap evaluation and corrective action.

  • Assist in the quotation process, as required.

  • Support of quality management system.

  • Support of global purchasing efforts through testing and technical assistance.

  • Must have the ability to communicate technical information across functions.

  • Supervise Foundry melting and/or welding personnel.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering or Materials Engineering with a metallurgical emphasis

OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience preferred.

COMPUTER SKILLS:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Computer literacy required.

WORK ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to move within office and manufacturing complex, write by hand and keyboard, and perform general office functions.

  • Ability to communicate by speech and hearing via phone and in person.

  • Visual acuity needed for close detail work and computer use.

  • General manufacturing, warehouse and office environment.

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 1487