TAKTL CAREERS 

TAKTL is a pioneer in next-generation facade material solutions and the leading provider of Ultra High Performance Concrete (“UHPC”) facade panels to prominent customers in the architecture and facade engineering markets. We are the first and only manufacturer worldwide to optimize this material for architectural applications while controlling each step from formulation to the finished product. Formed in early 2010, TAKTL invested heavily in R&D and by late 2013 launched its first production facility in Pittsburgh. Since then, TAKTL has established a rapidly growing market position and robust project pipeline, building collaborative relationships with some of the most renowned architects and facade engineering firms in the world. The TAKTL culture is one of innovation and multi-disciplinarian collaboration, drawing talented professionals from a wide range of fields who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment on the leading edge of technology and design.

Our recruiting team will contact you if we plan to schedule an interview. No calls, please.

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume (if available).
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

Open positions are listed below. Click on the position to expand the view and review the description and requirements. If you do not see a specific position listed but believe that you would be a good fit for TAKTL, please email your resume and cover letter to resumes@taktl-llc.com

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

TAKTL is a fast-paced, creative work environment that changes continuously to accommodate the requirements of custom façade designs. We are always looking for high-energy creative problem solvers to join our team. If you’re interested in joining us but don’t see an open opportunity that fits your skills and experience, send us your resume anyway!

Please include a cover letter that explains your background and what you think you could contribute to our efforts, specifically in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Manufacturing equipment and technology
  • Project management
  • Information technology
  • Fabrication
  • Supervision of personnel
  • Architectural detailing and design
  • Building construction
  • Business development

TAKTL is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering training, full benefits, paid time off, and a competitive salary. Join us!

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume (if available).
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

TAKTL® is a Pittsburgh-based designer and manufacturer of facade panels and architectural elements utilizing propriety new Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC) formulation and automated production technology. Our products have been chosen for building envelopes in prestigious commercial and institutional projects worldwide.

We are currently looking for a concrete research scientist to join the recently created division of TAKTL that will explore new materials and process optimization for existing applications as well as entirely new and innovative avenues of research in four broad areas: (1) ultra-high performance cement-based composite materials, (2) micro- and macro-reinforcements, (3) urethanes, resins and mold technologies, and (4) sealers and coatings. This role requires the ability to design and manage effective research projects and collaborate closely with consultants and research partners as well as in-house engineers, designers, and functional leaders. Research projects will be conducted both in the laboratory and in collaboration with the manufacturing team, at full scale on the production line. The position will report to the Director of Research.

Position requirements:

  • Materials Science, Chemistry, or related degree, Ph.D. preferred.
  • Proven experience designing and managing research projects.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in research related to cement, concrete, ceramics and  chemical admixtures in the construction sector. Experience in UHPC is a plus.
  • Effective, proactive communicator, able to engage cross-functional support and innovative thinking.

This is an excellent opportunity with upside growth potential in a firm on the leading edge of technology, sustainable design and manufacturing practices. We offer competitive salary, full benefits and a stimulating, creative work environment. This is a Pittsburgh-based position with minimal travel requirements.

About Us: TAKTL is based upon a new class of Ultra High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) and represents an entirely new model and approach to its manufacture. The TAKTL manufacturing facility, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is designed as an automated, resource efficient, modular manufacturing model that utilizes local materials and continually advances through research and development efforts. The TAKTL culture is one of innovation and multi-disciplinarian collaboration, drawing talented professionals from a wide range of fields who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment on the leading edge of technology and design.

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

TAKTL® is a Pittsburgh-based designer and manufacturer of façade panels and architectural elements utilizing propriety new Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC) formulation and automated production technology. Our products have been chosen for building envelopes in prestigious commercial and institutional projects worldwide.

We are currently looking for a Senior Accountant who will participate across all activities of the accounting department and bring strong experience, analytical skills, and a financial perspective to management decisions. The ideal candidate will have 10+ years of accounting experience, ideally in manufacturing,  and enjoy hands-on participation in an entrepreneurial and collaborative team environment. In addition, he/she will be a highly organized, systems thinker, with the potential to manage a team.  This position is based in Pittsburgh with no travel requirements.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Period close, including GL reconciliations
  • Financial statements
  • Planning and budgeting
  • ERP optimization, working with IT team
  • Analysis of proposed Capex
  • Job Costing

Position Requirements:

  • BS/BA Accounting or equivalent degree
  • Proven aptitude and interest in IT and applications software
  • Fluency in Excel
  • The ability to communicate effectively with senior managers, engineers, designers and production level team members.

The TAKTL culture is high energy and outgoing with a multi-disciplinary, collaborative approach to problem solving and management. We offer competitive salary, full benefits, excellent growth potential, and a stimulating, creative work environment. 

About Us: TAKTL is based upon a new class of Ultra High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) and represents an entirely new model and approach to its manufacture. The TAKTL manufacturing facility, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is designed as an automated, resource efficient, modular manufacturing model that utilizes local materials and continually advances through research and development efforts. The TAKTL culture is one of innovation and multi-disciplinarian collaboration, drawing talented professionals from a wide range of fields who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment on the leading edge of technology and design.

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

Qualifications

  • Manufacturing experience is a plus, but not required – we will train
  • High school or equivalent (preferred)
  • Criminal background check (required)
  • Pre-employment physical (required)

Full Job Description

We have immediate openings in the following areas for entry level and experienced applicants who are excited about gaining valuable skills in a groundbreaking industry.

  • Concrete mold building
  • Concrete casting
  • Material handling
  • Spray booth operations
  • ERP tracking data input
  • Panel cutting and drilling
  • Crating

As a member of our production team, you’ll help manufacture concrete panels and assemblies that will clad and protect hospitals, museums, schools, offices, and homes all over the United States.

TAKTL is a fast-paced work environment that changes continuously to accommodate the requirements of custom façade designs. We are committed to employee growth and advancement, and will work with our team members to provide training and find a good fit within our operation.

TAKTL is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering training, full benefits, paid time off, and a competitive salary. Join us!

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life insurance
  • Short + Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays

Schedule

  • 7AM – 3:30PM or 3PM – 11:30PM standard, but multiple start times available
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

COVID-19 Precautions / Protections:

  • Masks required at work (provided by employer)
  • Daily screening of employees
  • Sanitizing + disinfecting procedures in place
  • Facility very well ventilated

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume (if available).
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

We currently have an opening for a Resourcing Specialist to manage sourcing and purchasing of raw materials, supplies and equipment for our production, design, and research operations. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of relevant experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment with strong mechanical and technical aptitude, excellent intuition and anticipatory skills, and a genuine interest in new materials and manufacturing technologies. In addition, he/she will be a systems-thinker, who is exceptionally well organized, has a meticulous attention to detail and procedure, and enjoys both hands-on involvement and working in a collaborative, team environment. Project management experience, familiarity with manufacturing software, and IT expertise would all be valuable additional skills. BS/BA degree required.

 Job responsibilities include:

  • Order and arrange transport for proprietary raw materials, specialty manufacturing supplies, UHPC panel installation hardware, and industrial machinery and equipment.
  • Research and source substitute materials and new suppliers to broaden TAKTL’s contingency and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Negotiate pricing, payment terms, and inventory management arrangements with large volume suppliers.
  • Move TAKTL towards lean delivery schedules on all routine manufacturing materials and supplies.
  • Implement a new program to manage and balance critical spare parts inventory
  • Generate reports based on projected raw material and supply usage
  • Make recommendations to senior management for areas for improvement and cost reduction.  Lead the implementation of those recommendations.

The TAKTL culture is high energy and outgoing with a multi-disciplinary, collaborative approach to problem solving and management. We offer competitive salary, full benefits, excellent growth potential, and a stimulating, creative work environment. 

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume (if available).
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”

Qualifications

  • 5 years’ experience operating CNC equipment in a manufacturing environment
  • High school or equivalent (preferred)
  • Criminal background check (required)
  • Pre-employment physical and drug test (required)
  • Full Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Cut concrete panel sheets according to pre-generated optimized cut lists
  • Generate cut lists and patterns at machine as needed
  • Report material and equipment issues effectively
  • Support daily and weekly equipment and workstation cleaning
  • Coordinate with supervisors to maintain and improve through-put

TAKTL is a Pittsburgh-based manufacturer of custom concrete panels that are used on building exteriors and interiors worldwide. Panels are manufactured exclusively at our Turtle Creek facility using a proprietary Architectural Ultra High Performance Concrete technology that creates a material which is stronger and more durable than anything else on the market. As a member of our production team, you’ll help manufacture concrete panels and assemblies that will clad and protect hospitals, museums, schools, offices, and homes all over the United States.

TAKTL is a fast-paced work environment that changes continuously to accommodate the requirements of custom façade designs. We are committed to employee growth and advancement, and will work with our team members to provide training and find a good fit within our operation.

TAKTL is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering training, full benefits, paid time off, and a competitive salary. Join us!

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life insurance
  • Short + Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays

Schedule

  • 7AM – 3:30PM or 3PM – 11:30PM
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

COVID-19 Precautions / Protections:

  • Masks required at work (provided by employer)
  • Daily screening of employees
  • Sanitizing + disinfecting procedures in place
  • Facility very well ventilated

Instructions for Submitting Application/Resume

Step 1. Click Here to download the “TAKTL Application for Employment”
Step 2. Complete the application and save it to your desktop.
Step 3. Click “Apply Now” below and fill out the required fields.
Step 4. Attach the completed “TAKTL Application for Employment” & Resume (if available).
Step 5: Click “SUBMIT”