Kowalski Heat Treating Company – located in Cleveland, Ohio has an immediate opening for a Metallurgist / Materials Engineer. This individual is responsible for management of all areas of metallurgical processing / process technology. Duties include ensuring that every process is optimized and customer metallurgical development requirements are met with minimal supervision to meet established corporate objectives.
Ensures customers’ technical needs are met with minimum turnaround time and high degree of quality working closely with KHT senior staff as needed.
Acts as liaison between KHT and key customers executive/department managers with the development of metallurgical processing / material selection.
Identifies, recommends and implements metallurgical changes to improve productivity and reduce cost and rework, monitor scrap and develop long-term performance data for all customers and process recipes, achieves optimum metallurgical process performance with least amount of overhead.
Responsible for the overall evaluation- implementation- validation and approval of various standards as needed for KHT to achieve its goals and objectives.(e.g., NADCAP, AS-9100 ,CQI-9 etc.)
BS in Metallurgy / Materials Science.
5+ years of experience in a heat treating environment.
Experience developing heat treating parameters, processes and principles is preferred.
Experience working with a multi-shift environment is preferred.
Kowalski Heat Treating Company
“Specializing in those PIA (pain in the #$%) jobs!”
Kowalski Heat Treating (KHT) was founded in 1975 by Robert S. Kowalski, in a 3000 ft² facility to service the needs of the tool and die industries in northern Ohio using salt bath technology and celebrates its 42nd anniversary in 2017. Since its inception KHT has grown to encompass over 50,000 ft² of processing... capacity with the addition of its 6th facility, with a business model that is built on “Specializing in those PIA (pain in the #$%) jobs!” ™
KHT is committed to a philosophy of continual improvement with support of its highly trained and motivated staff. KHT offers solutions by combining the optimal use of state of the art technology with a world class staff that understands the need to solve problems with the highest level of quality and service.