Materials Technician

Job Description
Job Description:
This position is responsible for performing routine bearing component metallurgical checks in coordination with a metallurgist or principal investigator. The metallurgical checks are structured around bearing standards and provide valuable information to the business for the purpose of testing process changes, driving continuous improvement, product acceptance, and design changes. This position also performs daily clerical and data entry duties required by the laboratory.

Responsibilities:

The preparation of metallographic samples and evaluation of resulting microstructures,

Understands and controls all aspects of the technical photography equipment and procedures used within the laboratory.

Performs mechanical testing as required by plants or engineering for production release tests or for internal investigations. The mechanical testing includes hardness testing, tensile testing of metals or other materials as needed.

Collecting and recording of data. This may include spreadsheet design, accurate data entry and web posting.

Written documentation which includes the preparation of investigation reports.

Requirements:

Technical writing skills.

Computer proficiency

Demonstrated proficiency with metallurgical laboratory equipment

Initiative in proposing project activities within assigned area of responsibility

Good listener

Ability to work on a team

Education and Experience

High School Diploma plus 7-10years of experience or

A/S in Quality, Metallurgy, or Metallography

Benefits:

Very Competitive Salary

Insurance (Health, dental, vision, disability & life)

Paid Holidays/Vacation

401K/Retirement Benefits

Tuition Reimbursement

Company

KOYO BEARINGS USA LLC

Job Code

State or Province

South Carolina

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