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Metallurgist Engineer

Location: Multimatic Indiana - New Haven, Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States

Posted: May 15th, 2023

Company Overview:

Multimatic is a global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is a company facility located in Fort Wayne, manufacturing specialized, high-strength steel structural components for automotive OEMs.

Position Overview:

Multimatic Indiana - New Haven is seeking an Metallurgist Engineer, specifically a recent graduate candidate with a Metallurgy Engineering degree or a BS in Materials Science. The successful candidate will provide metallurgical expertise, perform specialized testing and process-support to all phases of operations on both regular and ad-hoc cycles basis.

Why Work For Multimatic?

  • Great benefits on day-1: (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, & 401k)
  • Tuition Assistance for continuing education programs
  • An excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant expansion
  • Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, Multimatic's products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers)

Facility Address:

Multimatic Indiana – New Haven
2808 South Maplecrest Road
Fort Wayne, Indiana
USA 46803

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:      

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Perform a variety of quality testing on a spectrum of materials. Testing may include the following aspects:
    • Mechanical - torque, tension, compression, adhesion, peel, fatigue, cut & polish for Macro etch analysis etc.
    • Environmental - corrosion, UV, thermal, humidity, chemical and cyclical testing etc.
    • Characterization - SEM (with EDS), XRF, Hardness, DSC, TGA and FTIR etc.
  • Support Quality and Engineering staff in root cause investigation and resolution.
  • Support continuous quality improvement initiatives.
  • Comply with established quality procedures in the performance and documentation of work.
  • Analyze data, prepare presentations & present data to internal support team(s) and/or customers.
  • Exhibit competence in the preparation of test samples and reports.
  • Learn and apply specific materials, automotive and quality standards such as SPC, ISO 9001, A2LA, IATF 16949.
  • May supervise Metallurgy Lab Technicians as required.
  • Support customer and other plant audits as necessary.


Detailed knowledge of methods, techniques, parts, tools and fixtures used in the testing of steel and specifically, knowledge of grain structure and the effects of heat-treated, welding processes of steel automotive components.

  • High level of proficiency using MS Office is required – Excel, PowerPoint, Word.
  • Ability to independently summarize test data and create reports
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Working knowledge of the following:
  • ASTM,ISO and other testing methods
  • Characterization - SEM (with EDS), XRF, Hardness, DSC, TGA and FTIR etc.
  • Coatings - ALSI, ZN, Usibor etc.
  • Martensitic materials and various other micro structures


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in one of the following related fields (related work experience will be considered):
  • Mechanical Engineering (minor in metallurgy)
  • Metallurgy
  • Materials Science

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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