Careers

Discover a Career in Energy

When the work you do impacts the world’s energy future, it’s easy to get excited about working at GTI.

We’re poised to be a leader in the new energy economy and we’re looking for talented and entrepreneurial employees who can identify meaningful opportunities, develop new technologies, and deliver them to the marketplace.

Our Culture

GTI is home to a technologically advanced energy laboratory, where nearly 175 scientists and engineers, program managers, trainers, and other professionals take a multidisciplinary approach to problem solving.

Fostering a culture where employees can innovate, learn, and grow, GTI provides opportunities for dedicated scientists to make a real impact, creating solutions to global energy challenges. Very motivated people can live their dream here.

We’re committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. GTI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. As such, we have an obligation and commitment to hiring and developing the best possible candidates based on job-related qualifications – and irrespective of race, religion, color, national original sex, age, disability, or disabled or Vietnam-era veteran status.

At GTI, you’re in good company. In addition to educational opportunities, GTI offers unparalleled opportunities to collaborate with experienced and talented colleagues from whom you can learn. In fact, the GTI staff comprises nearly 175 highly trained scientists and engineers, as well as dozens of professionals who specialize in disciplines that include program management and project planning and training - nearly 43% of whom hold advanced degrees.

GTI headquarters: It’s the best of both worlds. GTI headquarters, located on a beautiful 18-acre campus in Des Plaines, Illinois, offers a suburban environment with easy access by car and all forms of public transportation. And it’s just a short drive from downtown Chicago and O’Hare Airport.

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GTI Benefits & Incentives Demonstrate Our Commitment to Your Welfare & Professional Growth

Beyond competitive salaries and outstanding benefits, GTI offers a number of incentive plans that affirm the value of our highly talented staff.

GTI takes pride in our highly skilled and dedicated workforce. We are committed to our staff’s continued growth and professional development, and aim to provide a challenging, stimulating work environment that fosters creativity and teamwork. In addition to a competitive compensation package, GTI provides employees with comprehensive, flexible, and affordable health coverage and benefits.

Benefits

GTI Retirement

Health & Fitness Plan

Additional Benefits

Rewards & Incentives

GTI University Recruiting and Internships Bring Out the Best and Brightest Graduates

​We’re looking for the best and brightest candidates on today’s university campuses. At GTI, we invest time in looking for the best and brightest candidates from among today’s graduating college seniors.

GTI Recruiting Events

Throughout the year, GTI visits schools that we’ve identified as key institutions based on the quality of their engineering and biological sciences programs and the diversity of their student populations.

GTI Internships

GTI offers internship opportunities to current college students interested in receiving hands-on experience at a state-of-the-art research and development organization. GTI interns earn a competitive wage and are challenged by rewarding assignments that are sure to enhance their college education. To learn more about GTI campus visits where you can learn about opportunities in biological sciences and most engineering disciplines, contact hr@gti.energy.

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