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Technical Aluminum Director

Job Reference: RS0727

Job Title: Technical Aluminum Director

Location: US & Canada

Product: Metals

Role: Other

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global metals producer looking to hire a Technical Specialist to join the team in Atlanta, Georgia.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • To provide pre and after-sale technical advice to international VAP customers with a major focus on the Americas (products include foundry alloys, billets, slabs, wire rod, extrusion)
  • Regular customer visits and communications to ensure the best service and customer support is given, enhancing product development and control to meet customer satisfaction
  • Participate in quality improvement and technical actions, using metallurgical and technical knowledge to optimise downstream processes and handle quality issues and claims
  • Use technical expertise of aluminum to support sales and marketing, as well show commercial skills when attending marketing events/conferences etc.
  • Act as the main point of contact for the US branch on all things related to metallurgical and customer support aspects

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a technical support role with specific expertise on relevant aluminum products (foundry alloys, billets, rod, slab, extrusions etc.)
  • Strong track record of enhancing aluminum product development efforts and reducing customer complaints through excellent technical support
  • Extensive background in aluminium casting, manufacturing, engineering, with deep knowledge of smelter processing
  • Ability to travel and visit customers globally
  • Located in US

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.