GERDAU AMERISTEEL US INC Lab Tech - GER03841 in WILTON, Iowa

About UsGerdau is the leading company in the production of long steel in the Americas and one of the major suppliers of specialty long steel in the world. With more than 45,000 employees, Gerdau has an installed capacity of more than 25 million metric tons of steel and it is the largest recycler in Latin America, and around the world, it transforms millions of metric tons of scrap into steel every year.Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.Gerdau Special Steel North America is an engineered bar producer headquartered in Jackson, Michigan with world-class steel manufacturing mills in Jackson, Michigan, Monroe Michigan, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, and metal processing facilities in Huntington, Indiana, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, Lansing, Michigan, Canton, Ohio, and North Vernon, Indiana.With engineered steel bar producing capabilities in North America, Europe, Brazil, and soon to be India, the Gerdau Special Steel group is the largest supplier of SBQ engineered steel bars to the global automotive and heavy truck industries.Job DescriptionThis position reports to either the Routine Facilitator or Quality Assurance Manager, depending on the mill location. Training for the specific tasks will be provided by the site. An aptitude for working with computers and sensitive technical instruments will be a plus.Duties & ResponsibilitiesPrimary responsibilities include: General Quality testing, inspection and analysis as required by the product and at the direction of the Quality Assurance Manager.Responsible for daily quality testing requirements, record keeping, reporting and equipment maintenance.Accountable for acquisition (where applicable) and preparation of test samples as well as performing the actual tests and reporting of quality results to the appropriate department. Additionally, may also be responsible for product inspection.Reviews quality data results and compares them to product requirements. The individual is accountable for notifying the routine facilitator or Quality Assurance manager if there are any problems with the data or inspection of the product.Performs additional duties as assigned by the Quality Assurance Manager.The IndividualRequirements:High School diplomaAbility to lift up to 30 pounds2 years professional experienceAbility to work independently in a lab settingProficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook)Preferred:2-5 years experience in manufacturing facilitySalary & BenefitsMedical and PrescriptionDentalVisionHealth & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)401KBasic Life/Accidental Life InsuranceHealth Advocate ServicesEmployee Assistance ProgramTuition Reimbursement ProgramApplication ProcessGerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. All applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.If you are vision-impaired or have some other disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Gerdau, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (866) 7