Product Developer, Metallurgical Innovation

Milwaukee Plant, 4039 West Green Tree Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #400
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Prince is a world class producer of engineered additives for niche applications and is a value-added processing intermediary between large global raw material suppliers and end-market customers. Prince specializes in sourcing, processing/engineering, and distributing products in over 20 markets. Prince combines international sourcing and processing capabilities with in-depth customer knowledge, world-class engineering, and value-added distribution to deliver essential engineered solutions to diverse consumer and industrial markets.

We are Prince Minerals and we are recruiting.
 

Prince Minerals Limited is part of Prince International Corporation which is a highly successful and expanding business with manufacturing operations in the UK, Mainland Europe, Africa, China and Americas. The company specializes in the field of industrial minerals and specialty chemicals.


Its value-added products are supplied to a wide spectrum of industrial markets including Glass, Foundry, Agriculture, Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Construction and Water Treatment.


Product Developer, Metallurgical Innovation

Description

With direction, perform Research and Development related activities on all products and services which encompass the Prince Metallurgical Division. These activities include, but are not limited to the following: Administer all R&D related procedures and documents; assist in developing new competitive products as well as fine-tune existing products; continually search for alternative, cost-effective raw materials as well as investigate novel raw materials for innovative product development; Perform quality control of finished products as well as incoming raw materials; perform technical service at customers’ facilities; attend classes/training seminars for continuous improvement; attend/participate in trade shows; maintain a clean laboratory environment


Position Responsibilities

  • Continuously improve product performance and develop next-generation materials for the metallurgical product lines under direction
  • Assists in proper investigation and root cause analysis for incidents/accidents occurring in the laboratory, as part of internal operations, and at customer facilities
  • Search for cost-efficient raw material alternatives
  • Communicate on a technical/professional level with internal and external customers
  • Technical support for customers, sales team, and distributors
  • Assist in establishing QC specifications on all newly developed products
  • Keep records of development activities, product performance, and formulations
  • Perform quality control activities as required

Other Skills & Duties

  • Travel required
  • Licensed driver with an acceptable driving record
  • Maintains good housekeeping
  • Responds to change productively
  • Follows all company and customer safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Follow appropriate quality procedures and work instructions
  • Attend training classes in-plant or other locations as assigned


Education

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a technical field from a four-year college or university; preferably Materials Science & Engineering, Metallurgy/Metallurgical Engineering, Metal Processing, or similar major.
  • Previous relevant industrial experience (including internships) essential, 1+ year industrial experience desired

Prince provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

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  • Milwaukee Plant, 4039 West Green Tree Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America