Lead Metallurgical Analyst in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/30/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT is looking for a Lead Metallurgical Analyst to work onsite with our customer John Deere in Waterloo, IA in a contingent position forecasted for 1 year. Individual shall have the skills to operate various testing and analytical equipment including combustion carbon analytical equipment, OES spectrometer, and ductile image analytical equipment under the guidance of a Foundry Metallurgist. Skills required include chemistry laboratory support and test sample preparation/operation of polishing equipment grinding and polishing. Operation of this equipment includes calibration, standardization and reporting of results. This person shall have the capability to perform shift start-up and shutdown independently.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy/Material Science
  • 2 years or more experience with steel or cast iron
  • Must be computer literate and proficient in Microsoft office
  • Open to recent grad candidates who are open to learning
  • Previous Foundry experience is highly preferred
  • Candidates need to be open to all shifts (1st, 2nd and 3rd)

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt. No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

This position is subject to US Export Controls. Must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident. 

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For immediate consideration please email resume to bdexter@volt.com.We look forward to hearing from you soon.