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Excellence, integrity, responsiveness…these are just a few terms that describe our people and how they serve CTLGroup clients. If these terms describe you and you are looking for a place to grow your career, then look further to see what opportunities await you.

WHY CTLGROUP?

We create an environment that fosters professional growth

CTLGroup is an internationally recognized engineering, architectural, and materials science consulting and testing firm. As a progressive organization, we are continually searching for top talent to help us address challenges from an engineering, architectural or scientific perspective. Working at CTLGroup gives you the opportunity to work on a variety of fascinating investigations. Discover how we can provide you with an enjoyable, challenging, and rewarding career.

We make it a priority to create an environment that fosters professional growth and knowledge sharing, and that offers limitless opportunities. Through collaborative and innovative thinking, our employees are able to solve the challenges of our clients.  Excellence, integrity, responsiveness … these are just a few terms that describe our people and how they serve CTLGroup clients. If they describe you and you are looking for a place to grow your career, then look further to see what opportunities await you. CTLGroup is an equal opportunity employer.

INTEGRITY

EXCELLENCE

INNOVATION

EXPERIENCE

Benefit Highlights

We offer a comprehensive benefits package

CTLGroup is pleased to offer comprehensive benefits to our valued employees and their families. Our benefits program encompasses a variety of voluntary plans and programs intended to enhance your life and those of your family members.

Health Benefits

Full time employees (and their eligible dependents) working 30 hours or more are eligible to participate in our health benefits program. Coverage begins the first of the month following date of hire, and premiums are shared between CTLGroup and you. We offer the following health benefits:

  • Medical – Two comprehensive plans from BCBS of Illinois to choose from: the PPO plan provides for $30 office visits and 80% coverage on most other services; the HSA plan is a consumer-directed high deductible health plan that combines with a tax-free Health Savings Account and lets you decide how, when, and where your health care dollars are spent. Both plans offer the same extensive national network of physicians and hospitals with in-network preventative care covered at 100%.
  • Dental –The dental plan provides 100% coverage of most preventative services and coverage for other services including orthodontia.
  • Vision – At no cost to the employee, and only a minimal cost for eligible dependents, CTLGroup offers a discount program on vision expenses including eye exams, lenses, frames, and contact lenses. Laser vision correction benefits are available through approved centers at a discounted rate.
  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account and a Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account are available to pay for out of pocket health care, child care, and elder care expenses with pre-tax earnings. (The Healthcare FSA is not available to those in the HSA medical plan).

 

401(k)

Our 401(k) plan helps employees plan for retirement with generous company contributions and the opportunity to put money aside for retirement on a pre-tax or post-tax basis. CTLGroup matches 100% of the first 4% of compensation, and employees are completely vested for this matching contribution at the time of enrollment.

Additional Benefits and Insurances

CTLGroup also provides eligible employees with:

  • Life Insurance and AD&D coverage equal to two times annual salary
  • Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability
  • Business Travel Insurance (accidental death or injury)
  • Parental Leave
  • Voluntary Life Insurance for Employees as well as their covered dependents

 

Professional Development

CTLGroup supports professional development through continuing education, professional licensure and registration, thought leadership opportunities, and participation in professional industry organizations and events.

Tuition Reimbursement

CTLGroup offers financial assistance by reimbursing 100% of up to $7,500 of tuition and related registration, as well as laboratory fees, during a calendar year, which employees are eligible for after six months of employment.

Paid Time Off

Full time employees are paid for eight company holidays, two personal days, and ten vacation days per calendar year. Vacation times increases after only four years of employment.

Working at CTLGroup gives you the opportunity to work on a variety of fascinating investigations.
OPEN POSITIONS
Skokie, Illinois (HQ), Washington, D.C., or Texas
Principal Architect

CTLGroup is currently accepting applications for the position of Principal Architect to join our Building Science team. The successful candidate should be a recognized expert in the design and performance of building systems and materials, with particular knowledge of building enclosure performance.

Skokie, Illinois (HQ), Washington, D.C., and Texas locations
Forensic Structural Engineers

CTLGroup is currently seeking forensic structural engineers to join our Structural Engineering + Evaluation team in our Skokie, Illinois headquarters, as well as our Washington, DC and Texas locations.

Skokie, Illinois (HQ), Washington, D.C., and Texas
Associate Engineer

CTLGroup is currently seeking civil/structural engineers to join our Structural Engineering + Evaluation team in our Skokie, Illinois headquarters, as well as our Washington, DC and Texas locations. The candidate must have an interest in investigating and solving problems associated with existing structures and infrastructure, including evaluation of damage from natural and man-made disasters, investigation of structural failures and defects, and assessment and repair of structural deterioration.

Skokie, Illinois
Engineering Technician

CTLGroup, a globally recognized and award-winning consulting engineering and materials science firm headquartered in Skokie, Illinois, is seeking an Engineering Technician for the Structural Evaluations and the Structural Engineering + Mechanics groups. This position will assist engineers, scientists and project managers with failure investigations and analysis, historic preservation, structural and architectural condition assessments, repair and rehabilitation, and construction materials evaluation in an office, laboratory or field environment.

Skokie, IL
Technician – Structural + Transporation Lab

Our Structural and Transportation Laboratory is one of the largest of its kind in the world! Structural components such as steel castings, cables, and rails are tested to failure. Why not get paid for breaking things? Large hydraulic presses or machines are used to squeeze and pull. Capacities for these machines are up to 10 million pounds. This is a nonexempt position, eligible for overtime pay.