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Welding/Metallurgical Engineer in Troy, OH at ITW

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Troy, OH
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Job Description

Hobart Brothers Company, an Illinois Tool Works Company, is a recognized leader in the manufacturing and distribution of welding consumables worldwide. This position will address the quality engineering/assurance needs of Hobart Filler Metals. Reporting to the Director of Quality Engineering, this position will be a key member of the quality group leadership team and will help manage contract review, quality/welding evaluations, and provide customer technical support within the Quality group.  The position is located in Troy, Ohio

 Core Responsibilities / Description:

 Perform contract review and manage tested orders while achieving on-time delivery

  • Work with AWS, ASME, ISO, and Military welding codes as well as customer specific weld specifications

  • Support other quality representatives and work with different agencies like CWB, ABS, Lloyds, BV, DNV, and Military to maintain plant audits, product approvals, and certification

  • Maintain required quality documentation by following quality procedures and work instructions

  • Manage in-process tests/product releases to meet customer deadlines

  • Assist with customer satisfaction metrics and product solutions

  • Performs timely and thorough response to customer complaints.

  • Prepare test evaluation reports and letters for customer technical requests

  • Make decisions for any product non-conformity, disposition, and releases

  • Work with R&D/Engineering to bring solutions for product conformance

  • Provide technical support with product certifications – C of C’s, CMTR’s, and C of A’s

  • Implement ITW Tool box techniques in process and role

  • Perform quality engineering improvements in the process and daily operations using quality/statistical tools

  • Manage urgent requests from customers and sales

  • Support receipt inspection and maintain quality data system as needed

  • Occasional travel to other Hobart facilities and customer sites as required

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors in welding or metallurgical or materials science engineering is required.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in welding industry is a plus

  • Hands on experience in welding is preferred

  • Good understanding of FCAW, GMAW, SMAW, and SAW is required

  • Working knowledge and experience with welding and filler metals specifications: AWS, ASME, ISO, and Military is preferred

  • Code experience with different agencies filler metals specifications: CWB, ABS, Lloyds, CE, BV, and DNV is a plus

  • Ability to multi-task on project assignments, manage daily tasks, and prioritize work to complete within deadlines

  • Strong team player and able to coordinate with cross functional teams: Engineering, Production, Lab technicians, Customer Service, Marketing, and Sales

  • Detail oriented mindset to manage Tested Orders and QC Inspection

  • Must have excellent written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Thorough understanding of computer and web-based technology to support job tasks

  • Ability to drive changes as required

  • Ability to work in fast paced environment for customer support

  • Ability to work with statistical and other quality tools

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical and dental insurance, life, short and long term disability insurance, Holiday and vacation pay, 401(k) with liberal matching funds, and educational reimbursement.

For more information on Hobart Brothers, please visit our web site at

If this is a description of your background and expertise, please send your resume and salary requirements to:

Apply to:            Molly Karn – Human Resources Manager


101 Trade Square East

Troy, OH  45373

FAX:                     937-332-5302


An Equal Opportunity Employer


 Hobart Brothers LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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