Metallurgist Engineer

Location:  Columbus, US

About US

Hirschvogel Group is one of the largest international automotive suppliers of steel and aluminum forging as well as machining. Innovation has always been integral to our business. At our Columbus Ohio facility we do everything we can to achieve the best solution for our customer no matter how challenging the task. The car you are driving probably has a Hirschvogel part!


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About the Role

We are currently looking for a Metallurgist Engineer Responsible for the development, application and maintenance of quality control systems for materials used in our process. The position works together with internal and external partners to solve issues, and track and measure results



Our ideal candidate represents the company in a professional manner and demonstrates openness to accept change and innovative ideas while cooperating with others in a spirit of mutual respect and responsibility for the duties assigned to them.


  • Represent the company in professional and respectful manner
  • Maintaining confidentiality of proprietary information
  • Adherence to 5S principles
  • Conduct/Control Failure analysis
  • Manage Tool life Improvement
  • Selects material types and chemical composition in conjunction with customer’s needs.
  • Selects heat treat and control cool processing types and parameters in conjunction with customer and internal processing needs.
  • Determines need for and selects equipment to support the lab function.
  • Performs or assigns analysis of material or transformative processing defects.
  • Represents the materials lab for customer/external auditing and visits.
  • Supervision of materials lab staff, dependent upon org chart.
  • Scheduling and directing the materials lab staff.
  • Review and development of materials lab staff.
  • Identify training needs and scheduling training for lab staff.
  • Performs periodic audits of Supplier Quality Systems for the purpose of assuring continued supplier conformance to the quality system requirements.
  • Uses Statistical Process Control (SPC), Advanced Quality Process (AQP) tools and metrics, proactively identifies and implements improvements to supplier quality processes.
  • Works with project teams to define deliverables, to plan project, etc. as it involves materials and processing.
  • Ensures the area of responsibility follows all applicable standards.
  • Own the responsibility of cleaning and safety guidelines as instructed by the manager/supervisor.
  • Comply with all additional directives from the management team.


Location & Commitments

  • Monday – Friday, Onsite Columbus OH
  • Permanent, Full Time, First Shift, 7:00 am -3:15 pm (40 hour)


Candidate Requirements

  • BS degree in related Metallurgic Engineering or
  • 4 years of work experience preferred
  • Expertise in advanced metallurgy, supervision, Microsoft Office/SAP, Project Management, Advanced Quality principles, Problem solution and prevention, communication, and customer orientation skills.


Benefits We offer

  • We offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, vision, and dental insurances
  • 401K Program 
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Fitness Subsidy
  • Employee Discounts
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Direct Deposit
  • Sign On Bonus $1,000
  • Referral Program
  • Health Savings Account




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Requisition ID: 4827