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Refractory Application Specialist – Gas Purging

About the job

RHI Magnesita is seeking a dynamic Refractory Application Specialist – Gas Purging.  This position will enhance the customer’s satisfaction with the operation of RHIM products and equipment. They will do this by training the customers personnel to safely and effectively use and operate RHIM products or equipment.  They will also learn the customers operation/process, and how our products equipment will/does affect operations and how it can support improvements.


The Refractory Application Specialist’s tasks will include:

  • Reviewing customer problems in an efficient manner to ensure the customer problems with RHIM products are addressed quickly and effectively and to the satisfaction of the customer.
  • Training of customers personnel on RHIM products and equipment. 
  • Cooperating with Sales and Engineering to determine coverage needed for trials and commissioning’s.
  • Assisting with shift coverage during the trial or commissioning of RHIM products or equipment. Document the events as that take place as during the commissioning as well as the performance of the equipment.
  • Reviewing and reporting the customer processes to sales and engineering so that the correct product/equipment is being quoted to the potential customer. 
  • Determine if the customer has special or unique processes that will need to be addressed during the installation/commissioning. 


About you

Do you have:

  • High School education / Higher Technical Education is a plus
  • Basic Commercial knowledge
  • Some experience in the Steel Mill industry
  • US Passport required for possible trips to Mexico and Canada
  • Computer literacy: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint – SAP is a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated and self-driven attitude to support and resolve slide gate opportunities
  • Ability to work well with other team members


What we bring to the table

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. Our company is defined by people. That's why we attach so much importance to our employees. We have a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages openness, fresh thinking and initiative. We are pragmatic, positive and optimistic.

As a much-valued employer:

  • We offer you a varied and challenging role within the world market leader that is driving positive change
  • We give you the opportunity to take part in shaping the future of the industry leader in innovative technology


Do you recognize yourself in this role?

We are looking forward to your online application!


About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the global leading supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 14,000 employees across more than 40 countries and 3.1 billion in revenues we are the driving force of the refractory industry. Do you want to know more? Check out www.rhimagnesita.com




Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago