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

Harrisburg, PA

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 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. Field Service Engineers 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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Postdoctoral Researcher -- GC-MS/MS

Peabody, MA

In this newly created position, you will develop a wide variety of research applications using our new GC-triple quad MS/MS system. This work will involve designing analytical experiments using GC-MS/MS to test materials, agricultural products, food, water, and soil samples in order to identify and quantify a variety of pesticides and contaminants. Other responsibilities include preparing applications notes and presentations that highlight the instrument’s capabilities.

• Doctoral degree in Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, or Environmental Science
• Preferred: 1-3 years of experience with analytical method development using GC-MS/MS
• Alternative: 1-3 years of experience with analytical method development using GC-MS or LC-triple quad MS/MS
• Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
• Anticipated travel: 10%
• Publications resulting from this research are encouraged

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

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