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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Janis Research.  Please see below for our current open positions. Please visit our Benefits page to see a brief description of our benefits programs.

Applicants should mail, email or fax their resume and an application for employment to the address below.

Attention: Human Resources Department
JANIS RESEARCH COMPANY, Inc.
225 Wildwood Avenue
Woburn, MA 01801-2025 USA
FAX: +1 781 491-0889
E-Mail: wrennick@janis.com

 

Employment Opportunities

Operations Manager

Janis Research is seeking an Operations Manager who will report to the CEO and will have responsibility for managing and continually improving the company’s fabrication and supply chain activities by virtue of guiding and leading all related personnel through a perpetual upgrading of their knowledge, skills and performance.

Responsibilities also include monitoring the execution of the manufacturing schedule of all production departments, continuously investigating and implementing process improvement measures in conjunction with formal continuous improvement efforts, and working closely with the CEO on manufacturing plans, goals and process innovations resulting in project implementation.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in Engineering and/ or Management with a concentration in Operations or Technical Management. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a small manufacturing company and 10 years’ operational management experience in a high mix, low volume, fast-paced custom, high-tech environment. The candidate should have a working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing practices (5S, Cultivating a Continuous Improvement Culture, Supply Chain Management, Value Stream Mapping, etc.) and with ERP systems used in production scheduling, cost management and materials control. Must be a team-oriented, hands-on leader with respect to motivating employees, managing performance, and overall decision making.

Janis Research is a small employee-owned corporation and is a leader in providing cryogenic equipment to scientists throughout the world. Janis offers a competitive salary and benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Women, Veterans, and those with Disabilities. Applicants should mail, fax, or e-mail their resumes and an application for employment (Some browsers do not allow you to open the document; you may have to save it to your desktop.) to the attention of Wendy Rennick, Human Resources Department, Janis Research Company, 225 Wildwood Ave., Woburn, MA 01801, fax (781) 491-0889, e-mail: wrennick@janis.com. Principals only.

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Senior Cryogenic Laboratory Technician

Janis Research Company is seeking an individual who will be responsible for the hands-on assembly and testing of cryogenic products including open and closed cycle cryostats, and other cryogenic systems. Candidates should have knowledge of, and a reasonable amount of experience with, wiring, mass spectrometer leak detectors, vacuum pumps, low-temperature thermometers, blue-print reading and assembly, soldering, epoxying, transferring cryogens and trouble-shooting cryogenic systems. This position requires basic electronics knowledge and a minimum of five years’ experience working with laboratory cryogenic equipment. This is NOT a research position as the technician will be working in a manufacturing environment. Requires two years of technical education in a mechanical or electrical science field. BS Mechanical Engineering/Physics-Applied or higher degree will be a plus. Knowledge and experience with magnet systems and ultra low temperature products, such as helium-3 and dilution refrigeration systems. Willing to train the right candidate.

Janis Research, an employee-owned corporation, is a leader in providing cryogenic equipment to scientists throughout the world, offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Applicants should mail, fax, or e-mail their resumes and an application for employment (Some browsers do not allow you to open the document; you may have to save it to your desktop.) to the attention of Human Resources Department, Janis Research Company, 225 Wildwood Avenue, Woburn, MA 01801-2025, fax (781) 491-0889, e-mail: wrennick@janis.com. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities. Principals only.

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Senior Mechanical CAD Designer

Responsibilities:
Prepare complex layouts, parts, assemblies and detail drawings for custom cryogenic products and R&D builds. Process and transform preliminary technical packages into working documents for manufacturing release. Review completed technical packages for accuracy.

Required Skills:

  • Associates Degree or Technical Trade School graduate in Cad-based studies
  • Eight years+ work experience.
  • Proficient in using recent versions of SolidWorks and AutoCAD,
  • Ability to provide high throughput of modeling and detailing of technical packages.
  • Skilled in good drafting practices and techniques outlined in ANSI Standards and publications such as the Global DRM.
  • Solid understanding of engineering practices such as, form fit & function, rules of interchangeability, tolerance stack up analysis
  • Very good understanding of managing SolidWorks files, PDMWorks, BOM structures, documentation control and configuration management.
  • Working knowledge of entering BOM’s into an MRP system.
  • Thorough understanding of:
    • Vacuum technology
    • Fabrication techniques
    • Welding techniques
    • Machining techniques
    • Materials

Desired Background:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Cryogenics and Liquid Helium systems design
  • Vibration principles
  • Hands on Machine Shop & Welding experience
  • Macola Database System

Janis Research, an employee-owned corporation, is a leader in providing cryogenic equipment to scientists throughout the world, offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Applicants should mail, fax, or e-mail their resumes and an application for employment (Some browsers do not allow you to open the document; you may have to save it to your desktop.) to the attention of Human Resources Department, Janis Research Company, 225 Wildwood Avenue, Woburn, MA 01801-2025, fax (781) 491-0889, e-mail: wrennick@janis.com. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities. Principals only.

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