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Metallurgical Process Engineer


AMG Vanadium (AMG V) is seeking a Metallurgical Process Engineer to join our growing team at our new expansion plant in Zanesville, Ohio. In this position, you will be responsible for providing process engineering and technical support for the AMG V Melt Shop and Electric Arc Furnace operation. In this position, you will provide support with the final design and configuration of AMG V’s Melt Shop prior to start-up and be responsible for the technical support of the Melt Shop systems, processes and operation during commissioning, start-up and post start-up operations. 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Lead by example and comply with all AMG V safety and environmental requirements, policies, and procedures, including AMG’s Code of Business Conduct
  • Train and provide guidance for members of your team to ensure their safety and mitigate environmental risk; build a culture of safety engagement
  • Embrace and promote the AMG V culture in all day-to-day activities; foster and promote a positive, respectful work environment that is aligned with AMG’s values
  • Provide support with final design concepts, configurations and installation of Melt Shop equipment and processes prior to start-up
  • Provide technical support during commissioning and start-up
  • After start-up, develop, assess, and implement process improvements that increase equipment reliability, productivity, capacity, throughput, quality, and efficiency; work with Operations to optimize Melt Shop production while reducing cost
  • Lead value stream process mapping and continuous improvement activities
  • Collect data and apply standard scientific and statistical methods to measure, analyze, document, and evaluate operational processes; develop and maintain reports to track and monitor key data
  • Review and draft updates and/or create new Standard Operating Procedures and Job Safety Analysis documents
  • Support capital improvement projects
  • Risk analysis of equipment, processes, and systems
  • Serve as Operations department back-up supervisor when needed


  • Bachelor of Science degree in extractive metallurgical engineering required; MS or MBA a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience required; heavy manufacturing experience a plus
  • Strong process/technical/analytical skills
  • Proficient in Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Design of Experiment (DOE) methodologies
  • Previous project management experience a strong plus
  • Excellent critical and logical thinking skills; problem-solving skills
  • Previous supervisory experience a plus
  • Command of lean manufacturing principles; mindset for continuous improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), and facilitation skills
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office (Excel), knowledgeable of MS Project Management, Primavera, Minitab and Thermo-Calc Software applications
  • Desire to learn and grow with the Company
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001 a plus

AMG Vanadium LLC offers a competitive wage and benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified applicants should apply online at: www.amg-v.com/careers