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Title:  Metallurgical Tech


Knoxville, TN, US, 37921

Division:  Quality Assurance
Job ID:  12291

it’s what’s inside that counts



Now Paying Hiring Bonuses: $3,000 to be paid $250 per month for the first year of employment!



There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Day 1 benefits coverage with low cost medical, vision, dental
  • Paid-time off and vacation starting Day 1
  • Competitive compensation and bonuses
  • Company-paid Lifestyle fund, life and disability insurance
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Training and advancement opportunities

Why This Job

CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you’ll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential.

What You'll Do

  • Ability to work under the guidelines of CMC's core values and safety standards
  • Demonstrate safe work practices and behaviors. Regularly inspect for, report, and correct unsafe or hazardous conditions. Actively participate in the site Safety Program
  • Good internal and external customer service skills
  • Support nuclear program compliant quality management system, including 10 CFR Part 21
  • Prepare and perform chemistry tests for samples taken from heat samples and when necessary billets and test bars
  • Cut, prepare, and inspect samples from all rolled products for dimension, weight and workmanship at the rolling process
  • Maintain and operate tensile test machine and bending test apparatus to check conformity of rolled product to specification physical requirements
  • Use extensometer and recorder as required to enter results into computer system in a timely matter
  • Communicate non-conforming product with emphasis on weight control, strength level and product specifications per assigned standards
  • Collect, prepare, test and package samples for use by various State Highway inspectors and others Also support external audits when necessary

What You'll Need

  • Must be able to perform basic mathematics, algebra, and geometry
  • Basic computer skills such as familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
  • Experience with QMOS, and SAP Preferred
  • Capable to perform the physical requirements of the job (lift 35-50 lbs)
  • Able to work well and efficiently in teams and cross-functional activities

Your Education

  • Associates degree or 2-year technical/trade school; or relevant previous military experience preferred

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over the last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville

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