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

Manufacturing Careers

We are seeking production employees with all levels of experience who are interested in learning a new industry and building a career with a local company. Successful candidates are reliable, hardworking, and team-oriented. Manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

TAKTL offers extensive benefits (medical, dental, vision, short/long term disability, life insurance, 401K, paid vacation, and paid holidays). Starting salary is commensurate with experience.

  • Monday – Friday, 7:00 am – 3:30 pm (shift hours may vary depending on assignment)
  • Physical, drug test, background check required
  • Full Time Position

Potential Job Functions

  • Move and lift molds, concrete panels, or other materials by hand or using forklifts, overhead cranes, or other material handling equipment
  • Operate casting, cutting, drilling and/or spraying machinery and equipment to support production processes
  • Read and interpret fabrication drawings for custom panels
  • Use tools to measure panels, equipment, and parts
  • Record manufacturing data using computer (ERP) system
  • Clean and maintain work areas and equipment

Physical Requirements

  • Constant use of hands and arms in lifting, pushing, pulling, gripping materials
  • Exertion of sufficient force to lift, push, pull or carry objects
  • Walking up and down stairs, balancing, crouching and stooping
  • Standing for 8 or more hours every day
  • Must be able to lift 60 lbs
  • Read and listen to instructions
  • Wear eye, hearing, hand and foot protection
  • Work in an industrial work environment which can be hot, cold, dusty, wet, and/or noisy

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”

Staff Careers

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”

We are currently looking for a systems-oriented 2nd Shift Operations Line Manager with a minimum 5 years hands-on leadership experience in manufacturing to manage our finishing operations.

This team member will report directly to the Operations Manager and will be tasked with maintaining efficient production through-put across multiple manufacturing work-centers, while ensuring all safety and quality standards are being met. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, disciplined, have exceptional communication skills, an energy-giving personality, and the ability to balance multiple priorities and move objectives forward in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee finishing operations, including CNC saw/drill lines, automated media blasting, coating, and crating, ensuring that safe, consistent, high quality and efficient processes are maintained
  • Ensure that new employees are trained and performing to established standards
  • Promote the development of team-oriented culture and cultivate employee commitment
  • Execute continuous improvement strategies for EH&S, quality, and productivity
  • Maintain close working relationship with members of the Project , Casting, Quality, and Planning teams to meet deadlines and execute process changes

Requirements:

  • 5+ years manufacturing supervisory experience
  • High energy personality with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Successful experience in production operations, lean manufacturing process improvement programs, and leading a team to deliver products that meet and/or exceed customer requirements
  • Basic MS Excel and MS Outlook proficiency
  • Experience with ERP systems preferred
  • Forklift experience preferred

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”