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This position will enable the candidate to gain real-world experience by providing Test Plant support and working on projects. The candidate will be directed in their work by Test Plant Technicians, Process Engineers, and Test Plant Manager. Activities include testing of mineral samples, involvement in research and development projects, and testing methods development.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct physical property tests on mineral samples.
Develop new methods and enhance current methods for physical property tests on minerals samples.
Liaise with associated academic departments to complete required testing and develop new methods
Troubleshoot, maintain, and calibrate Test Plant equipment as necessary to ensure efficient and accurate operations.
Demonstrates dependability and punctuality
Observes safety regulations and exhibits a concern for safety.
Shows commitment to quality ethics and focuses on meeting the needs and expectations of both internal and external customers.
Manages time, skills and resources to produce maximum volume of work and reduction of errors.
Written and oral communications are organized, clear, concise and accurate. Listens carefully. Keeps others appropriately informed.
Demonstrates cooperative team effort within the workgroup. Works effectively with other groups and departments. Demonstrates respect for others.
Assesses and prioritizes work requirements; develops and executes plans in a timely manner and accepts advice and/or direction well.
Possess initiative to take action, without specific direction, to originate and develop ideas; ability to see beyond immediate assignments in order to achieve results.
Undertakes any other duties as may be assigned by Manager, Test Plant, and other Process Engineering department staff.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Required to be working towards a BS or higher level Degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Metallurgy, Computer Science, Math, or closely related field of study.
Excellent communication skills required combined with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
Proven ability to apply principles of logical and scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.
Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer skills are essential Excel, Word, PowerPoint. PLC programming, AutoCAD, Inventor and SolidWorks experience is a plus.
Strong written and oral communication skills and attention to accuracy and detail are essential.
Must be capable of effectively and accurately work on several projects at one time in a fast-paced team environment.
Strong mechanical, electrical, or instrumentation aptitude.
Regularly required to sit; use hands and fingers; reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear.
Frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands and fingers; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Friendly, respectful environment
Challenging opportunities that contribute to the development and enhancement of Metso's industry-leading solutions
Opportunity to work in a global community
Pride in working for an industry leader in mining, aggregates, recycling and oil and gas (one of the top employers in Finland!)
Competitive healthcare options, 401K matching, flexible work schedules, tuition reimbursement, and much more!
Visit the link to learn more about Metso: https://www.metso.com/company/
70 minutes north of Baltimore, 2 hours southwest of Philadelphia, 45 minutes south of Hershey, PA, 1.5 hours north of Washington, DC and 45 minutes east of Gettysburg
Large industrial base of companies and is a key location for distribution centers that service the northeast
Known as the Snack Food Capital of the World
A population of 60,000 people with a thriving artist community
Strong school system and a nice place to raise a family
At Metso, our values - driving customer success, seeking innovation, performing together and respecting each other - guide us in how we conduct business and how we work together. As a multi-national company, Metso values and thrives on diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability please let us know.
Metso is a world-leading industrial company offering equipment and services for the sustainable processing and flow of natural resources in the mining, aggregates, recycling and process industries. With our unique knowledge and innovative solutions, we help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability. Metso is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki in Finland and had sales of about EUR 2.7 billion in 2017. Metso employs over 12,000 people in more than 50 countries.