Chicago technical recruiting firm seeks a Metallurgist

Kappa Search, Inc. is the city of Chicago’s leading technical recruiting firm that specializes in the permanent placement engineering/manufacturing roles. Currently, we are seeking a Metallurgist for our client. We are specifically looking for someone who can take initiative to grow within and define the parameters of the position.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Work with team(s) to infer alloy requirements, as needed
  • Determine mill practices and overall equipment needs


  • Some experience with aluminum alloy development (steel ok)
  • 5-7 years of overall experience (or 10-20 years)
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Some travel involved


  • Automotive background (w/ aluminum alloy and/or steel knowledge)