Sheffield, South Yorkshire (Commutable from Doncaster, Rotherham, Barnsley, Chesterfield etc…)
£15,000 - £20,000 plus Shift Allowance & Benefits
Our client is one of the largest producers of stainless steel in the world with production facilities in the UK, Finland, Sweden and the USA.
They currently have an exciting opportunity within the technical department at their Stainless Melting and Continuous Casting Business unit.
In this exciting role, it will be your responsibility to carry out chemical analysis, mechanical and metallographic / corrosion tests. Working to set deadlines, you will be involved in sample preparation using milling and grinding tools, sample analysis using Optical Emission, X-Ray Fluorescence and Infra-Red Absorption methods.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their experience of working within a testing or laboratory environment, preferably with these methods. Ideally you will hold a metallurgical qualification or will be studying towards an ONC, degree or equivalent in a relevant field.
It is essential that you have proven analytical skills, and can work well as part of a team. You will need a flexible approach to work and be willing to follow a continuous shift pattern.