Metallurgical Technician in Mossville, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 7/18/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Mossville, IL
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions has an opening for a Skilled Quality Testing/Metallurgical Technician on site with a large customer in Mossville, IL.  The client is seeking a hands-on technician that can work in a manufacturing setting and any metallography experience is ideal.

Job Description: The Metallurgical Technician is a part of a team that will be responsible for;

  • Metallography, microstructure ratings and photos.
  • Mechanical testing and hardness testing of ferrous casting, steel and forged components.
  • Document all field failures and internally produced product.
  • Primary testing focus for the position is microstructure reading, rating, and photography.
  • Hardness testing (contour, surface and microhardness), and possibly tensile, and charpy impact testing with mounting and polishing preparation responsibility.


  • Capable of communicating with all levels of employees found in a professional lab environment, including supervisors and engineers.
  • Team oriented, self-motivated and be flexible to working weekends and overtime when needed.
  • ability to support a high velocity-manufacturing environment.
  • Flexible to working weekends and overtime when needed.
  • Basic computer skills including MSWord, Excel, and ability to learn shop SPC system.
  • High School Diploma (College degree preferred).
  • Exposure to metallurgy or materials science concepts and ISO 9001/17025 is highly desirable.
  • experience interpreting engineering drawings and following written audit guidelines. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.