Light Metals Division

The voice for professional people working with lightweight metals

Forthcoming events

PIABC Level 3 Certificate in Packaging

An introduction to the industry for those starting out on an exciting career in packaging.


Structural Integrity Series - On the Fracture Toughness of Biological and Engineering Structural Materials

Investigating the interplay between strength and deformability in materials.

NMA Lunchtime Seminars: Focus on Natural Materials and the Circular Economy

The next webinar in the NMA Lunchtime series.


Latest job vacancies

Senior Metallurgist / Mechanical Engineer

  • Contract type: Full-time/Permanent
  • Salary: Competitive

Opportunity for a Senior Metallurgist/Mechanical Engineer to join and expand the technical team at Mettis Group, a leading Aerospace & Defence forge, heat treater and machinist based in Redditch. This leadership role in an ISO 17025 and Nadcap accredited laboratory team will require daily support for and interaction with the wider Mettis operations, engineering, quality and planning teams. It requires a strong will, determined attitude, and an ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.


More IOM3 Technical Communities

Iron & Steel Society


Sustainable Future

As part of its commitment to helping build momentum for COP 26, throughout 2021 IOM3 is organising a series of virtual events, podcasts and editorial content on the theme of ‘Sustainable Future’. COP 26 is the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference scheduled to be held in Glasgow, Scotland, in November 2021. Keep an eye out for our Sustainable Future tag.


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