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Metallurgist Engineer

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

Posted: April 16th, 2021

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 who will train and mentor with our Metallurgist Engineer for approximately 12 - 18 months. 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 (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, & 401k)
  • Tuition Assistance for Apprenticeships & 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
  • 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, TS 16949
  • Support customer and other plant audits


  • 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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