Jr. Pyrometallurgical Engineer

Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: Wartburg – Tennessee, US, 37887

Company: Heraeus

Jr. Pyrometallurgical Engineer
Location Wartburg – Tennessee
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development, and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading, family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 16,200 employees brings forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare and renewable energy to e-mobility, high-tech, and telecommunications.


The primary responsibility of this position is to develop, set-up and implement new or complementary (pyrometallurgical) processes in close co-ordination with local production management, local plant management as well as international innovation management.


Your roles and responsibilities:


  • Apply a hands-on mentality in order to work with a minimum of supervision
  • Analyze and improve existing (pyrometallurgical) processes in accordance to production management
  • Self-reliantly manage multiple internal and external project partners involved in the improvement or set up of processes
  • Independently report progress and findings on a regular basis to local as well as international management
  • Ability and willingness to travel and implement findings in international Heraeus locations


What is required for this role:



  • Strong emotional intelligence
  • SPIRIT- Strong work ethic, Positive outlook, Integrity, Reliable, Into the details and a Team player.
  • Positive and frequent communications especially during adverse situations
  • High energy and robust work ethic
  • Strong customer focus and takes ownership of internal challenges
  • Unwavering dedication to employee engagement, development and empowerment
  • Well-organized and self-directed team player
  • An articulate individual who can relate to people at all levels of an organization
  • Experience working with international colleagues and/or customers as well as a comfort level reporting in a matrix organization
  • Trustworthy
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville