IDEX Process Metallurgist in Cedar Falls, Iowa
Title: Process Metallurgist
Business Unit: Viking Pump
406 State Street
Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613-3343
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.
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.
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