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Metallurgical Engineer

Company: Arconic
Location: Alcoa
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Arconic is currently in search of an Ingot Metallurgical Engineer to join our Tennessee Operations Team in Alcoa, TN.
At Arconic, we are looking for people who share our values of integrity, inclusion, and diversity, and who demonstrate agility, results commitment, and the capability to grow themselves and others. In return, we offer the opportunity to Grow Together with ongoing opportunities for professional growth provided by a constantly changing environment, working alongside employees who value the people they work with just as much as the work they do.

The Metallurgical Engineer is responsible for:

  • Providing support and leadership to a manufacturing area, laboratories or product line. Support involves using Metallurgy/Material Science experience and knowledge to develop improvement plans for the process to ensure customer satisfaction and drive cost reduction.
  • Addressing quality issues related to the area of support.
  • Evaluating and developing products, processes, and equipment based on customer requirements.
  • Ensuring ISO and IATF procedures, product, and process control
  • Working with support staff in the area, supervisors, and hourly work force
  • Providing input to improve uptime and equipment reliability, and adherence to regulatory and Arconic EHS requirements.
  • Providing day-to-day technical advice, problem solving and support to operations and maintenance by applying quality systems and engineering principles, lean manufacturing and reliability tools to drive problems to root cause.

    Due to the 24/7 manufacturing environment, working off-shift hours and/or weekends to support operations is expected although not always required.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy, Metallurgical Engineering, Ceramics or Chemical Engineering or Material Science from an accredited institution
    • Minimum of 3 years metallurgical experience
    • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

      Preferred Qualifications:

      • Casting experience
      • Quality system experience
      • Lean manufacturing experience
      • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Statistical Data analysis packages such as Minitab, Spotfire)
      • 5+ years metallurgical experience
      • Master's degree


        Arconic Corporation (NYSE: ARNC), a Fortune 500 company, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial and building and construction markets. Building on more than a century of innovation, Arconic helps to transform the way we fly, drive, and build. We are proud that 77% of our employees are happy working for Arconic and would recommend it as a great place to work and that 80% of our employees would recommend their managers to others.

        We live our core values and commit to delivering sustainable value to our customers, our employees, our communities and our shareholders.

        At Arconic, we:

        Act With Integrity.

        We lead with respect, honesty, transparency and accountability.

        Safeguard our Future.

        We protect and improve the health and safety of our employees, communities and environment.

        Grow Stronger Together.

        We cultivate an inclusive and diverse culture that advocates for equity.

        Earn Customer Loyalty.

        We build customer partnerships through best-in-class products and service.

        Drive Operational Excellence.

        We pursue continuous improvement through innovation, agility, people development and collaboration.

        Create Value.

        We achieve success by generating and growing value for our shareholders.

        Arconic reaffirms its policy to provide equal employment opportunity in recruiting, hiring, upgrading and promotion, conditions and privileges of employment, company-sponsored training, access to facilities, educational assistance, social and recreational programs, compensation, benefits, transfers, discipline, layoffs, recalls or termination of employment to all employees without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, genetic information, sex or age (within statutory limits). Arconic is in compliance with all relevant Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Laws and Regulations.

        United States Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

        Arconic affirms its policy to operate without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, genetic information, sex or age.

Keywords: Arconic, Knoxville , Metallurgical Engineer, Engineering , Alcoa, Tennessee

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