With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 9,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $1.9 billion in revenues in fiscal 2020. Learn more at . : Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

CVD Engineer

Latrobe , PA

Looking for a highly capable engineer to be part of the CVD R&D team at Kennametal Corporate Technology Center, Latrobe PA. Kennametal manufactures tools for machining advanced materials, utilizing proprietary coating and substrate materials.

Summary of Job Responsibilities:

1. Develop cutting edge CVD coatings through disciplined research methodology

2. Lead new product development projects using stage-gate process

3. Provide expert troubleshooting, and process support to R&D team, and Mfg operations

4. Work with furnace and coating vendors to jointly develop next generation coating technology

5. Upgrade coating manufacturing processes to improve quality, reduce cost

6. Represent Kennametal in academia, scout and build suitable partnerships

Skills/Knowledge Required:

1. MS or Ph.D in Material Sci, Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Eng

2. Good familiarity with coating characterization techniques

3. Experience in research methods, such as hypothesis development, creating factorial design of experiment, statistical data analysis

4. Experience in writing reports, and academic articles

5. Excellent communication skills, ability and experience to lead cross-functional teams

6. Highly adaptability to change

7. Experience in new materials/coating development in an industrial R&D desirable

8. Hands on experience in running and troubleshooting industrial CVD furnaces is desirable

As part of our core values, Kennametal is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all people. We are an Equal Opportunity employer.Tracking

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