Element Materials Technology

Level 2 UT/MT/PT Technician

Job Locations US-TX-Houston


Element has an opportunity for a Non Destructive Evaluation (NDE) Level II UT, MP, PT. In this role, you will perform UT, MP and LP in the field as well as in our fast-paced NDE shop in accordance with industry and customer specifications. You will also be responsible for training NDE Level I Helpers.



  • Conduct UT, MP and LP tests to ensure quality or detect defects
    Set up, utilize and calibrate NDE test equipment
  • Interpreting codes and specifications
  • Clearly and legibly reports test results
    Use approved techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection,
    ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations
  • Professionally and effectively communicate with customers and third party vendors on a daily basis
  • Supervise and train NDE Level I Helpers in the field to ensure that they are operating in a safe and effective manner
  • Perform other job related tasks as needed

Skills / Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Valid driver’s license, or ability to obtain prior to beginning employment required
  • Documented On the Job (OJT) hours or a Level II certificate from a previous employer required
  • Ability to work day and night shifts which will rotate throughout the department required
  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card preferred
  • 2 years of NDE UT, MP and LP experience in the oil and gas or aerospace industries preferred
  • Ability to work without supervision and be an independent thinker where you will need to make on the spot decisions.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and have the ability to collaborate with personnel in order to complete projects on time


Company Overview

Element is one of the fastest growing testing, inspection and certification businesses in the world. Globally we have more than 6,500 brilliant minds operating from 200 sites across 30 countries. Together we share an ambitious purpose to ‘Make tomorrow safer than today’.


When failure in use is not an option, we help customers make certain that their products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. From early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, our global laboratory network of scientists, engineers, and technologists support customers to achieve assurance over product quality, sustainable outcomes, and market access.


While we are proud of our global reach, working at Element feels like being part of a smaller company. We empower you to take charge of your career, and reward excellence and integrity with growth and development.


Industries across the world depend on our care, attention to detail and the absolute accuracy of our work. The role we have to play in creating a safer world is much bigger than our organization.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: age, disability, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, race, religion, responsibility of dependents, sexual orientation, or gender identity or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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