Will Materials Engineers Be Automated?

Materials Engineers

There is a Low Risk that we'll automate your job!

Good news: Materials engineers only have a small amount of administrative and repetitive work that our robots love to automate so you are safe. For now.

By automating your job
we can save your boss $4,891*

*Over the course of three years once our robots handle 2.1% of your tasks.

2.1% Of Your Job Can Be Automated By Our Team

Materials engineers job description: Evaluate materials and develop machinery and processes to manufacture materials for use in products that must meet specialized design and performance specifications. Develop new uses for known materials. Includes those engineers working with composite materials or specializing in one type of material, such as graphite, metal and metal alloys, ceramics and glass, plastics and polymers, and naturally occurring materials. Includes metallurgists and metallurgical engineers, ceramic engineers, and welding engineers.

Average Wage: $97,050

Materials Engineers Skillset

Reading Comprehension
79.17%
Active Listening
68.67%
Writing
73%
Speaking
68.67%
Mathematics
66.67%
Science
79.17%
Critical Thinking
70.83%
Active Learning
75%
Learning Strategies
60.33%
Monitoring
64.67%
Social Perceptiveness
52%
Coordination
54.17%
Persuasion
52%
Negotiation
52%
Instructing
64.67%
Service Orientation
50%
Complex Problem Solving
66.67%
Operations Analysis
66.67%
Technology Design
48%
Equipment Selection
31.33%
Installation
0%
Programming
29.17%
Operations Monitoring
52%
Operation And Control
33.33%
Equipment Maintenance
14.67%
Troubleshooting
33.33%
Repairing
16.67%
Quality Control Analysis
60.33%
Judgement And Decision Making
64.67%
Systems Analysis
62%
Systems Evaluation
58.33%
Time Management
52%
Management Of Financial Resources
43.67%
Management Of Material Resources
45.83%
Management Of Personnel Resources
52%

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Jobs at rISK

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