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Randstad Metallurgist in Pueblo, Colorado


job details:

  • location:Pueblo, CO

  • salary:$65,000 - $75,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 23, 2021

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:823247

job description


job summary:

Laboratory Metallurgist needed at leading heavy industrial plant located South of Colorado Springs, CO. This is a chance to join a very stable yet rapidly growing company. Should have relevant experience within mill or heavy industrial operations. Relocation assistance for qualified candidates. APPLY NOW!


  • B.S. or M.S. Metallurgical or Materials Engineering

  • Basic knowledge of metallurgy and metal forming with good problem solving skills

  • Experience in the performance of mechanical testing and metallography

  • Good problem solving (including root cause analysis), statistical analysis and planning skills

  • Basic understanding of failure analysis and fractography

  • Knowledge of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) is a plus

  • Knowledge of six sigma is a plus

  • Auditing training a plus

  • Knowledge of machining processing and programming a plus

location: Pueblo, Colorado

job type: Permanent

salary: $65,000 - 75,000 per year

work hours: 7am to 3pm

education: High School


  • Responsible for the integrity of all testing and test results in the metallurgical laboratory

  • Develop and/or improve lab testing practices

  • Identify new laboratory test equipment, testing methods, and technologies

  • Responsible for assisting the Product Metallurgist with all testing and evaluations performed in the metlab to include rail, rod and tube products

  • Support Process Technology and R&D development and process improvement efforts through assistance with experimentation and material evaluation

  • Participate in trials and material testing through communication with the respective mill, metallurgy laboratory staff and/or developing testing protocols as needed

  • Assist with customer complaint investigations to include failure analysis as needed

  • Work to improve laboratory testing efficiency and reduce time from sample acquisition to reporting

  • Assist in the development of mechanical and metallographic test protocols for development of material and/or commercial grades of rail, rod and seamless tubing as needed

  • Utilize statistical tools, subsequent to six sigma green belt training, to ensure robust laboratory test data is produced (MSA) and monitored per statistical process control techniques

  • Assist in the implementation of SPC in the metlab

  • Monitor test results to identify variation or process upsets and report to quality and operations

  • Basic understanding of the requirements of national and international tubular, rail and rod product and testing standards and related customer specifications



  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 3 years of experience

  • Education: High School


  • Metallurgy

  • Steel

  • Testing

  • Process Improvement

  • Manufacturing

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

For Colorado Residents Only: The hourly range for Colorado residents is $15.00 to $25.00/hour. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).