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AMETEK SMP Wallingford Appoints New Process Engineer

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

AMETEK SMP Wallingford Appoints University of Pittsburgh Graduate Hunter Stept as New Process Engineer 

High-purity metal strip and wire manufacturer, AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) Wallingford, is delighted to announce the appointment of Hunter Stept as Process Engineer at its Specialty Metal Products division in Wallingford.

Stept, originally from Fort Lauderdale, FL, is a recent graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, PA. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering with a specialization in nanotechnology. During his time studying and working as an intern in Pittsburgh, Hunter gained valuable technical skills that will enable him to become a key asset to the company.

Stept will report to Bob Trussell, Plant Engineering Manager, and will support the Engineering Manager, Operations Manager and Quality Manager at AMETEK SMP Wallingford to help build a robust manufacturing system. He will focus primarily on operational excellence, improvements to equipment and processes, quality control, cost-reduction initiatives, increasing yield and new product development.

“I am pleased to welcome Hunter Stept to the engineering team and look forward to working closely with him for many years to come,” said Trussell. “Hunter joins us at an exciting time as our customers continue to rely on our range of high purity metal strip, wire and engineered shaped components for critical applications across a range of global markets.”