Current Vacancy: Foundry Technologist (Lovech, Bulgaria) [6214]

Our client specialises in the production and machining of aluminium, steel and cast iron castings.

They are now looking for a new colleague for the position of:

Foundry Technologist



  • Ensures validation of the technological documentation
  • Participates in specific project groups
  • Ensures coordination between the R&D/Construction-Technological and Foundry Departments
  • Monitors the resources for adherence of the technological process


  • Participate in developing of an appropriate technological decisions for casting of metal under low pressure and counter-pressure of aluminum alloy casting
  • Perform review of technical documentation and other documents, contenting data for clients’ requirements related to aluminum alloy casting
  • Cooperates in the creation of constructive development of casting technology
  • Develops principal technologies for casting including calculation of yield
  • Defines concrete values of parameters of technological regime (temperature, pressure, chemical composition, operation times etc.), guaranteeing the production of quality castings
  • Participates in the process of preparation of trade offers, providing information about the necessary materials, supplies, energy and labour
  • Follows the adherence of the technological processes and other requirements of the technology for casting under low pressure and with backpressure of aluminum alloy casting
  • Defines the optimal consistency of steps in the process of the production by performing the relevant qualified calculations of the necessary materials, labor and supplies, that have to be applied
  • Participates in the execution of the production tests and in the production of samples by performing control over the adherence of the technological requirements
  • Analysis the data of the performed tests, samples and measurements and makes recommendations for improvements
  • Participates in the scrap analysis and other quality deviations during the production of the sample pieces and in the regular serial production
  • Makes recommendations for improvements, corrective and preventive actions in the cases of reported discrepancies
  • Makes recommendations for improvement of an existing technology
  • Participates in the working groups for an analysis of the discrepancies and implementation of improvements (8D teams and others)
  • Monitors for the execution of the production plans in shifts and maintenance of 5S organization
  • Monitors and provides the wearing of the PPE by the employees within the Department
  • Participates in the preparation of the weekly schedules of the production by shifts and machines


  •  Bachelor Technical University
  • Master Technical University


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience


  • For the types and technological properties of aluminum alloys and ligatures
  • For metallurgical processing of melt and calculation of the melt charge by elements and ligatures/foundry alloys
  • In the field of casting methods: casting under low pressure(LPDC), high pressure(HPDC)and casting with gas counter-pressure, technological parameters and coatings
  • For the development of new items for casting systems, dead heads, venting tool and other technological parameters
  • About types of casting defects, reasons for their appearing and relevant remedies
  • In the area of sand core production methods, hot/cold box, heat resistant coatings etc.
  • In the engineering drawing(2D,3D) and reading of drawings


  • Bulgarian
  • English (Desirable)

Industry:            Manufacturing

Location:           Bulgaria

Salary:               €Neg

Contract type:   Permanent

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