Element Materials Technology

  • NDT PT Level 3

    Job Locations US-OR-Hillsboro
  • Overview

    Element has an opportunity for a Penetrant NDT Technician III to join our growing team. To properly perform specific calibrations, specific tests and to record results in accordance with specific approved procedures. In this role the Level 3 Technician will be responsible for providing reliable results while paying close attention to safety and project timelines.



    • Prepares test specimens, sets up and adjusts test equipment and records test data
    • Maintains related test equipment, tools, and machinery in good working condition
    • Works flexible hours and overtime when required
    • Completes data sheets/work orders using prescribed technology
    • Provides excellent customer service
    • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Experience with liquid penatrant processes

    • Minimum of 1 year experience as a Level 3 technician per NAS 410 testing Aerospace castings
    • Penatrant Level III per NAS 410

    • Experience testing some combination of: Welds, castings, steel, titanium and aluminum

    • Experience using industry specs such as: ASTM E1 742, Boeing, GE, Honeywell and Pratt

    • Ability to organize and document NDT results

    • Familiar with testing codes and standards

    This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services. U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3), or U.S. Government export authorization is required. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the employer obtaining the necessary export authorization, including, if required, an export license from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Defense Trade Controls, or other applicable government agency.


    Company Overview

    We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration business in the world.


    We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.


    Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.


    Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.


    We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

    • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
    • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
    • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
    • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

    When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

    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: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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