Heat Treatment Technical Lead

Operations Support
232508 Requisition #

Achieve remarkable things for our customers, for the company, and for each other
Experience job satisfaction in a performance culture that empowers and inspires
Enjoy the challenge of creating things that the rest of the world only dreamed of
Moog culture is fundamentally about respect

Job Summary

Moog is recruiting for a Heat Treatment Technical Lead to join the team based in Wolverhampton.  In this role, you will be responsible for the provision of technical backup and support to the heat treatment department and additionally, you will ensure that all data cards and procedures are maintained to meet our customers’ requirements.

When any potential issues are identified you will be expected to collaborate with the wider team to seek a resolution that ensures the components are correct to drawing and technical specifications. The technical lead will also be responsible for the uptime of the heat treatment equipment calling on specialist services as and when needed.

To be successful in this role you must be able to maintain quality under pressure and have an awareness and adhere to safety procedures.

Key Expertise

  • Bachelor’s Degree (MEng Materials Engineering Degree) or equivalent and able to provide a documented theoretical understanding of heat treatment practices
  • A minimum of 3 years of progressive experience in a heat treatment operational setting is preferable
  • Be able to demonstrate a high level of knowledge and experience in the application of Nadcap operational requirements
  • Possess strong communication skills and have the ability to lead and guide the team to ensure adherence to safe working practices
  • Experience in writing standard operating procedures that are relevant to heat treatment practices
  • Have a good understanding of batch control for traceability and audit purposes and be able to carry out quality checks when required
  • Hardness and tensile testing experience exposure would be advantageous
  • Exposure to automotive or aerospace heat treatment practices and procedures would be desirable

In Return Moog can offer you

  • A longstanding career within a culture of trust and innovation.
  • 25 Days Annual Leave.
  • Benefits include Life Assurance, Company Pension Contribution beginning at 6%, Employee Share Option in addition to an extensive Flexible Benefits Package.

You Matter at Moog – Our Mission and Vision

At Moog, we believe in the people who work for us. As part of our investment in our people, we make diversity, equity, and inclusion a priority. Our goal is to create a culture where we value, respect, and provide fair treatment and equal opportunities for all employees.

Moog aspires to be a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company where employees are empowered to bring their whole, authentic selves to work every day.

By recognizing and celebrating our differences, we cultivate an environment that’s the right fit for every person inside of it. Moog is a place where employees are empowered to bring their whole, authentic selves to work every day.

It is our core belief that if we take care of our employees, they will take care of our customers, partners, shareholders, and communities where we live and work.

Working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work.

You Can Do This

Once you apply for a position with Moog your CV will be held on our central recruitment management database. If you would prefer that your details are not retained by Moog, please contact us via the following email address: ukcareers@moog.com

About Moog, Inc.:

Our company began in 1951 with Bill Moog’s invention, the servo valve, a device which became the heart of high performance motion control systems. Today, Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of motion control parts and systems.


Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we proudly serve customers in more than 90 countries. Our operations extend to more than 27 countries and our talented, global workforce is nearly 13,000 strong.


Our company is organized into three operating groups: Aircraft, Industrial, and Space and Defense. Our high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, and marine and medical equipment. What sets Moog apart is our commitment to creating high-performance solutions that solve our customers’ most difficult technical challenges.


But it's more than technical excellence that defines us. Moog is a performance culture that empowers people to achieve great things. Our employees enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture of trust. For you, working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work. 

Moog is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 844-367-5787.

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