KTA-Tator, Inc. Steel Inspector in St. Louis, Missouri

KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA) is a 100% employee-owned consulting engineering firm internationally recognized as a leading expert in corrosion protection. KTA is the largest provider of 3rd party coating inspection services in the country, and a major player in steel and concrete fabrication inspection. KTA’s hallmark professional services include coatings failure investigations and laboratory analysis, among a broader array of integrated service offerings all aimed at protecting the world’s infrastructure.

KTA is recruiting part-time, as-needed, or full-time Steel Inspectors for future opportunities located in the state of Missouri.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent - required

  • Current AWS CWI - required

  • Bridge fabrication inspection experience - preferred

  • NDT Experience is desirable

  • NACE certification is desirable


  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Decision making skills

  • Reliable transportation

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Good MSWord and Excel skills

Physical Requirements:

  • Close, color, distance, depth vision and ability to adjust focus

  • Ability to travel extensively and ability to work outside (including inclement weather)

  • Ability to work on rough terrain

  • Climbing, bending, crawling, and working in confined spaces and on uneven terrain

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.


  • Excellent work ethic

  • Customer oriented

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Detail oriented

  • Self-starter

  • Works well in a team environment and independently

  • Drug Free

KTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. While all candidates will be considered, KTA especially encourages veterans, individuals with disabilities, minorities and female to apply to this job posting and all openings with the company. KTA is a Standing Firm company, which means we take a business stand against abuse. AA/EEO