Machinist - Metallurgical Lab


Shreveport, LA, US

Division: BENTELER Steel/Tube 
Functional Area: Quality Management 
Career Level: Entry-Level Position 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 13102 



At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Core Responsibilities:

  • Prepare samples for Metallurgical Testing.
  • Machine samples on CNC Machines, Saws, Surface Grinders/ Polishers, and other machines required to prepare samples for testing.
  • Pick samples from finishing lines, Q&T line and other areas as required.
  • Ensure the equipment is calibrated and maintained.
  • Follow testing methodologies to meet regulatory, customer and other requirements.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the equipment and the work areas.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate records of all the samples received in lab and data being collected.
  • Support investigation of customer complaints.


Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/ GED
  • At least 3 years of experience in manufacturing or related field.
  • Experience in operating CNC machines, Grinders/ Polishers and other machining equipment to prepare samples for Metallurgical Testing preferred.
  • Knowledge of Metallurgical Testing (Tensile, Impact, Hardness etc.) preferred.
  • Knowledge of tubular and/ or steel manufacturing preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and word preferred.


Your contact

Karen Freeman 

BENTELER Human Resources

Phone: +1 318 216-4254 


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The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 30,000 colleagues in nearly 30 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Steel/Tube division. Here, we develop and produce custom, precision pipes for customers from energy production, automotive engineering, and other industrial sectors. In this division, we enable the unerring application of our products, from the concept up to process integration and thus to integration into our customers’ value chains. Along with that, our diverse fields of application make sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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