Senior Metallurgist in Scotland


Supervise and Plan the metallurgical aspects of processing of the Company’s Aerospace, LBGT and Energy products

Investigate production failures

Administer raw material selection through to final shipment

Technical responsibility for annual shipments of company products

Co-ordinate the issuing of validation/Qualification cut up report to customers


To supervise the metallurgical aspects of the company’s products from raw materials to final processing and subsequent shipment to customers.

Provide technical back up to sales staff and potential customers to ensure the Company meets their specification or enquiry requests including specification reviews.

Select and raise Purchase Specifications for Raw Materials which will give correct quality trends and material problems.

Develop customer contacts and act as Technical back up when required

Technical report writing and analysis of data

Investigation of failures and in-house problems

Carry out Research and Development programmes in conjunction with supervision on new materials and/or component shapes which may eventually become production parts

Co-ordination of issuing of Qualification/Validation reports

Metallography of product

Knowledge of FMFA modelling techniques

To assign dispositions to non-conforming items

To maintain standardisation status for parts

Training other team members as and when required

Knowledge and Experience:

Degree in Metallurgy

Experience of relevant Heat Treatment, Forging and properties of a wide range of steels, nickel base super alloys, titanium alloys and other alloys

Sound Computer Knowledge

Knowledge of Planning System, Quality System and Accounts in order to liaise with Production Personnel.

Good communication/interpersonal skills

Team Player

Able to make decisions using own initiative






£35,000 to £50,000
£38,000 to £42,000 depending on experience

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