Metallurgical HEAT TREATING Lab Technician

Location: Franklin, IN
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job ID: 558230
Date Added: 05/19/2023

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Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Examine test samples to determine their physical properties including making metallurgical mounts, polishing, and etching metal specimens
  • Conduct routine hardness tests by using Rockwell hardness tester, automatic micro hardness tester and microscopic examination of metals and alloys to determine their characteristics
  • Ensure acceptance and qualification tests are conducted in accordance with customer specifications and engineering drawings
  • Microscopically investigate the surfaces and measure surface layer characteristics, grain sizes and phases present
  • Setting up, operating, and maintaining laboratory equipment per required procedures
  • Complying with all state and company regulations
  • Perform daily calibrations
  • Other duties as required

Position Requirements

  • Minimum of high school diploma
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, engineering drawings and specifications
  • Minimum 1 year experience in preparing test specimen/coupons preferred
  • Must demonstrate initiative, enthusiasm, and willingness to learn
  • Must have a basic understanding of math
  • Must pay attention to detail
  • Must have basic manual dexterity to handle small items
  • Must have sufficient visual capabilities to use a microscope and interpret digital images
  • On the job training will be provided for the qualified candidate.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma with experience working in a laboratory setting
  • Quality, machining, or manufacturing background
  • Technical understanding of manufacturing processes
  • Familiarity with safety standards/product liability