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Senior Metallurgist

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Wilmington, DE 19806
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Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit Twitter LinkedIn.

Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 5,200 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.

The Senior Metallurgist will be responsible for the technical leadership of the Metallurgical Services Group. The primary focus of this position is providing metallurgical support to our external customer’s in collaboration with our commercial and application teams. The support includes but is not limited to complete metallurgical failure analysis, corrosion assessment, metallurgical compatibility and evaluation of metallurgical issues via photos. This position may also provide technical guidance to the research and development group as well as manufacturing plants.

+ Minimum Education: BS in Chemistry, Material Science or related Field with 10 years of Metallurgical Failure Analysis Experience

+ Proven knowledge and experience with root cause metallurgical failure analysis including demonstrated recognition and understanding of material degradation mechanisms (e.g. general corrosion, under deposit corrosion, crevice corrosion, flow-assisted or flow-induced corrosion, stress-corrosion cracking, fatigue cracking, and thermal degradation of metals).

+ Experienced in all aspects of metallurgical testing lab capabilities including sample preparation, etching, and interpretation of microstructures.

+ Familiarity with the design of industrial, pulp & paper, and power generation systems, piping/fluid transport systems and associated equipment.

+ Knowledge of physical and chemical properties of ferrous and non-ferrous metals associated with industrial, pulp & paper, and utility systems. Knowledge of welding procedures also preferred.

+ Knowledge of industrial cooling and boiler water treatment.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate regularly with international functional groups, sales, field applications, R&D, and marketing.

+ Knowledge of corrosion coupon testing

At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-JD1

Workday Req Number: R0002618

External Company Name: Solenis LLC

Street: 500 Hercules Road

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