Element Materials Technology

Technical Report Writer

Job Locations US-MI-Warren


Element has an opportunity for a Technical Report Writer to be a part of the transportation department whose primary responsibility will be to support, maintain, and champion the creation of technical reports derived from laboratory testing jobs and projects.



  • Organize material and complete writing assignments according to a set customer standard regarding testing data and testing specifications including clarity, conciseness, style and terminology
  • Maintain test reports, records and files of testing report revisions
  • Edit, standardize or make changes to report prepared in conjunction with laboratory or established personnel providing the data
  • Confer with customer representatives, vendors, lab leadership or technician to establish technical specifications and determine subject material to be developed for delivery to client
  • Review created reports and recommend revisions, change in scope, format, and content


Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Material Science, Engineering, Word Processing, or English degree 
  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
  • Must be energetic, proactive and take initiative to get the job done
  • Exceptional customer service skills


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

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 


Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com


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