Metallurgy, an old manual dirty and dying business? Nope. The steel industry is reinventing itself! Steel here, there and everywhere. Join the adventure and get exposure to modern practices and heavy technological installations. The NLMK group is the most important player in the Russian steel sector and one of the most efficient in the world. It is present in 7 countries and has 20 production sites. And we won’t stop there! We know why we exist. We believe in our strategy. We are driven by very strong values. The only thing missing is you. Make a big impact and shape with us the future of a carbon-neutral steel industry!

You’ll be responsible to evaluate main production process and configure manufacturing systems in order to improve product quality, develop best practices within the production process, improve sustainability and reduce costs.

You’ll also participate to new products developments, designing innovative production processes


  • Optimize and supervise a set of physical models (reheating furnace, rolling mill, leveler, quenching unit, …).
  • Define best practices for the different tools providing clear instructions to operators about machine settings and sequences that shall guarantee an optimal and reproducible product quality
  • Be at the interface betwee:
  • - the production workers, ensuring they know the procedures and they are well trained
  • - the maintenance in order to detect the faulty equipment and improve the maintenance plan
  • - the IT team analyzing the process issues
  • - and the quality team for improving the rejection and claim ratios/
  • Contribute to the development of new products.
  • Develop the process to increase the efficiency

Profile :

  • Master in metallurgy, material science or mechanical
  • Preferably with experience of min 3 years in a similar function
  • Knowledge of material science applied to steel plate: heat treatment process, metallurgy. Leveling or rolling techniques are an asset
  • Automation and IT: IBA; database, analytical tool for statistical process control
  • Knowledge on production management and Lean management concept
  • Problem solving techniques: 5M, 8D, Ishikawa, A3, …
  • Very good knowledge of French and English as working language
  • Analytical thinking, interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, capability to develop people, working across departments without taking away line responsibility

Do you want to participate in shaping the future of the green carbon free steel? Do you want to become a member of a team where everybody has a voice? Do you want to join a rapidly changing environment with many opportunities for career growth? You can make a difference and be heard in NLMK Europe! It is the opportunity to start, develop and grow in one of the most successful steel companies in the world. NLMK's success is based on the strength of a team with family values and a strong international presence. A team that improves and innovates every day to be better than yesterday, with excellence and customer satisfaction in mind, and safety as the cornerstone of everything!


Steel makes our world a better place.


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