Chemical Engineer (R&D) in Huntsville, AL at Volt

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
    Scientific/Biotech
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/20/2018
  • Job ID:
    110804
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919-782-7440

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a highly qualified Chemical Engineers to take on a great opportunity with one of our major clients in Huntsville, AL. Our client offers exciting job opportunities as one of the world's largest aerospace companies and by being a leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems.

DESCRIPTION

In this role the Engineer will support Research and Development & Program support issue resolution or general testing customer needs. The primary areas of focus with be with inorganic Surface Treatments and Finishes processing supporting Tank line activities, laboratory test activities (Coating weights, adhesion, degradation/corrosion testing & assessments in relation to various environmental exposures, Hydrogen Embrittlement testing and IGA assessments, etc.).

  • Support lab equipment maintenance, operations and calibration.
  • Support lead engineers and Principal Investigators with their project tasks, potentially working 8 to 10 different Activities.
  • Collects information to support test planning, definition of requirements for materials, parts and processes used or to be used in the manufacture of products.
  • Incorporates changes to specifications and other documents to manage the deployment of materials, parts and processes.
  • Performs tests to qualify new materials, parts and processes to meet requirements.
  • Assists with activities to qualify suppliers to applicable requirements.
  • Conducts basic analysis to determine reasons for failures of materials, parts or processes.
  • Assists in implementing corrective and preventive actions.
  • Develops basic computer and production systems to satisfy user requirements.

PREFERED EXPIERENCE

Lab experience with Normal Saline Salt Fog, Temp/Humidity chambers, Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer/Tester, and any surface finishing is a Plus

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering classification from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or chemistry.
  • Preferably Material Science or Chemical Engineering.

TRAVEL COMMENTS:     10% or less - potential locations, though not limited to: Seattle, Portland OR, Charleston SC, Huntington Beach CA, New Orleans, LA.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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