Current Career Opportunities

Since 1949, the JEOL legacy has been one of outstanding innovation in developing instruments used to advance scientific research and technology. JEOL has 60 years of expertise in the field of electron microscopy, more than 50 years in mass spectrometry and NMR spectrometry, and more than 40 years of e-beam lithography leadership.

JEOL USA, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of JEOL Ltd. Japan, was incorporated in the United States in 1962. The primary business of JEOL USA is sales of new instruments and peripherals and support of a vast installed base of instruments throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and South America.

Field Service Engineer

Pleasanton, CA

Use your expertise in electronics to service and support customers by servicing JEOL products including Scanning Electron Microscopes and Transmission Electron Microscopes, Scanning Probe Microscopes, Ion Beam Microscopes, and Electron Beam lithography instrumentation. The primary responsibilities will include preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and installing instruments. The position involves daily travel to customer sites to interpret data, resolve issues and and ensure customer satisfaction. The work may include the use of manuals, guidelines, or other established procedures containing or related to highly technical matters that can be understood or interpreted only by those with advanced or specialized knowledge or skills. The Field Service Technician represents JEOL at customer locations and works primarily with scientists and related personnel to diagnose and repair products within the assigned service territory. It is anticipated that the position will involve up to 30% overnight travel.

The position requires an Associate's degree in an appropriate area of electronics, mechanical/electrical engineering or science from an accredited university; two or more years’ experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply analog, digital, and RF electronics and prior field service technician experience is desired. The successful candidate will have a basic understanding of troubleshooting techniques and approaches; ability to analyze, evaluate, and assess complex and intricate mechanical components. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and computer literacy is necessary to prepare reports and other appropriate documentation.

The successful candidate must have a valid driver's license, passport, safe driving record, and be willing to travel to customer sites and corporate headquarters for training.

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Post Doctorate - GC-MS/MS Research

Peabody, MA

In this newly created position you will conduct chemical laboratory tests using analytical instruments to analyze samples, identify pesticides and contaminants, and document findings. This involves setting up lab equipment and GC-MS/MS instrumentation required for tests, research, or process control. Uses knowledge of GC-MS/MS to test and analyze materials, substances, agricultural products, food, water and soil to identify and document a variety of pesticides and contaminants. Other responsibilities include preparing applications notes to identify and highlight instrument capabilities and contaminants identified.

A doctoral degree or equivalent in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, or Environmental Science plus 3-5 years research experience using GC-MS/MS; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience using GC-MS/MS to identify and document a variety of pesticides and contaminants in soil, water, and agricultural products is required. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. 10% travel is anticipated.

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Applications Specialist - SEM, EDS Products

Peabody, MA

Provides applications support to the Sales and Marketing team through demonstrations of SEM and EDS products to existing and potential customers emphasizing SEM in the Applications lab, at customer sites, and scientific conferences. Responsibilities include providing technical support to customers, developing applications for special projects, and developing expertise in specimen preparation techniques for difficult samples, including ion milling based techniques. Additionally, you will participate and co-develop SEM and EDS training courses as needed in house and at customer sites.

A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and a minimum of 3 to 5 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. The ideal candidate will have experience with EDS analysis, demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, as well as experience handling, preparing, and imaging a wide variety of sample types from biological to semiconductor samples. A valid driver’s license, safe driving record, and passport are required. Experience with JEOL SEM systems is a plus.
30% percent travel is anticipated in this position.

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Peabody, MA

As a key member of the management team you will oversee the Accounting and IT Departments. This involves overseeing general accounting activities including the preparation of profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and general accounting activities of assets, liabilities, income, expense and capital accounts. Other responsibilities include ensuring a timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual financial close and consulting with management to analyze computer system needs for management information systems.

The position requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent, plus 8-10 or more years of financial accounting and operational management with increasing levels of responsibility. Strong management, interpersonal, and analytical skills essential with the ability to be hands on yet think long term and strategically. Knowledge and experience with enterprise resource planning and systems implementation is required. Knowledge of Accounting software, database software, spreadsheet software, Human Resource systems, CRM and report writing preferred.

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JEOL USA, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.