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Baytown, TX 77523

Posted: 04/28/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Function: Engineering Job Number: 22650 Pay Rate: $150,000-$200,000

Job Description

A world-class large diameter pipe manufacturer in North America is looking for a Metallurgist to provide metallurgical support to the quality, production, and purchasing department. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator with a deep understanding of steel pipe manufacturing. Working cross-functionally, the new leader will drive operational excellence through effective recommendations and process optimization, ensuring adherence to manufacturing quality standards.
Salary + Additional Benefits: 
  • $150,000-$200,000
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 401K - company match

Location: Baytown, TX
Type of Position: Direct Hire

  • Review standard and customer requirements to develop specifications for steel purchase.  
  • Liaise with steel technical representatives for technical requirements and issues.   
  • Perform data analysis to confirm conformance and overall performance trends of steel material.  
  • Perform metallurgical studies, investigation, and failure analysis.
  • Make recommendations and advise about product feasibility.
  • Ensure adherence to manufacturing quality standards.
  • Oversee lab testing operations.  
  • Carry out laboratory-based analysis of samples. 
  • Use both destructive and non-destructive techniques for investigation.
  • Develop new test and repair processes.
  • Perform process and data analysis and recommend improvements.

  • Minimum B.S. in Metallurgy or Material Science
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in steel industry preferably in steel pipe manufacturing
  • Should be able to read and interpret codes and specifications
  • NDT and welding qualification will be an added advantage
  • Excellent communication skills and should be able to prepare reports and send good written correspondence to customer and/ or TPI
  • Good leadership skill to lead team
  • Good computer skills – SAP, Excel, Word, and PPT
  • Specific vision abilities required to perform some specific jobs which includes distance vision, color vision, and depth perception
  • Able to read and interpret API 5L, API 5CT, API Spec Q1, ISO 9001 & applicable ASTM, and other standards
  • Should be able to delegate work assignments & treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position
  • Should have ability to coordinate with TPI, customer & other departments

Due to the high volume of applications we typically receive, we regret that we are not able to personally respond to all applications. However, if you are invited to take the next step in the process, you will typically be contacted within one week of submitting your application.

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