Materials Engineer

Posted 23 January by anew South west

An excellent opportunity for a Materials Engineerto join one of UK’s fastest growing Companies based in South Devon.

Located in the South West this is a fantastic opportunity if you are looking to relocate. Are you a Graduate looking for your first role or a first-year improver which will challenge you within a new job?

Or are you a Materials engineer looking to relocate to the South West

A great place to live and work and reach that goal of a balanced life verses work located near stunning Moorlands and coastal beaches, what more could you look for.

This is a great opportunity for those job seekers who have a desire for change in your early or established career

Job Purpose

Undertake appropriate preparation, testing, and analysis of components, metals, associated products, and processes. Investigate and report on metallurgical condition of components.

Provide guidance on raw Material purchase and acceptance.

Provide materials advice and guidance on the machining and processing (both in house and at suppliers) of products manufactured by the company. A knowledge of any of the following areas: stainless steels, nickel-based alloys, aluminium alloys, titanium alloys, machining (milling, turning, grinding, etc.), heat treatment, hard facing, EDM, forging, casting, welding, brazing, electroplating, powder metallurgy, MIM, surface enhancement, solid film lubricants, flame, plasma and diffusion coatings would be considered advantageous.

Knowledge/Qualifications/Experience

  • Minimum 2nd class degree or equivalent in Materials Engineering, Materials Science, or Metallurgy / consideration will be given to Scientific degrees (Physics/Chemistry) were appropriate experience can be demonstrated.

  • 3-5 years previous metallurgical and materials testing and analysis experience in the Aerospace, Power Generation industry, Medical, Nuclear, or Automotive manufacturing or research and development would be considered advantageous.

  • Experience in metallurgical aspects of casting, forging or precision machining industries would be advantageous.

  • A high level of computer literacy and communication skills (English verbal and written) are essential for this role as Lab reports and presentations of findings are required on a daily basis.

    Knowledge of a second language would be considered advantageous

    In return you can expect to receive a very competitive salary + excellent benefits including:

  • 25 Days Annual Holiday + Bank holidays

  • Contributory Pension

  • Health Care

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Subsidised canteen

  • Secure on-site parking

  • Entrepreneurial and supportive company culture

  • 37 hours a week

    Keywords: Materials, Metallurgical and Materials testing, Power generation, Automotive, engineering, engineer, Metal, CNC

    Please be aware that this job advert is not a full job description. The job description will be discussed on application.

  • anew South West are acting as an employment agency

  • *Candidates applying must be able to work within ITAR requirements

Reference: 34295441

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