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Lab Supervisor / Metallurgical Engineer

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6 Sep 2022
The Recruitment Co are currently recruiting a Lab Supervisor / Metallurgical Engineer to join our clients growing team that work within the automotive industry based in the Llanelli area. Contract: Permanent Salary: £34,500 Hours of work: DAYS. Mon-Thurs 8am-4.330pm, Fri 8am-1pm You will be Responsible for maintaining the efficient operation of the metallurgical laboratory to ensure all customer and company internal test requirements are met in a safe & timely manner and to provide technical / metallurgical support where necessary Qualifications: Educated to a minimum Degree in an Materials/Metallurgical discipline Key Tasks / Responsibilities: Material microstructure analysis for heat treatment Generation and management of laboratory documentation and Lab Scope Devise and provide all appropriate training required for the safe and efficient operation of the lab Overseeing the operation and maintenance of the Welding Expert weld bead measurement system Monitoring and management of staff time and attendance records Provide lab assistance where required (e.g. prototype or verification builds) The carrying out of any competency training and staff appraisals in line with the company requirements Carrying out analysis of internal concerns / weld improvements Manage the performance of a small laboratory team Analysis and reporting of customer products which have been returned under the warranty system Ensuring that test schedules are met with regards to customer specified testing frequencies Champion to promote compliance to company systems, procedures and control plan requirements Monitor relevant KPIs and report where necessary Monitoring of laboratory issued internal concerns Key Requirements: A good working knowledge of metal forming and fabrication, including MIG/MAG and spot welding processes An appropriate qualification in Materials/Metallurgical Engineering ( e.g. Degree) 5 years + experience of chemical or coating or paint process ( can include education) The ability to interpret engineering drawings and apply relevant customer specifications 5 years + experience of Heat Treatment ( can include education) Knowledge / Experience: Ability to plan and manage resources to achieve objectives and priorities despite conflicting agendas and multiple deliverables Have a methodical, common sense approach to tasks The ability to lead and motivate a team to achieve the desired results Have strong decision making abilities, to be able to react positively to the information given Have excellent communication skills and display a strong interpersonal awareness If you feel you are the right candidate for this role then please submit your CV for immediate response. CPSwansea The Recruitment Co. is an equal opportunities employer and we're committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace
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  • Job Reference: 705459669-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Recruitment Co
    The Recruitment Co
  • Location: Carmarthenshire
  • Salary: £34,500
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent