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Are you passionate about making a difference to everyday life? Do you long for a challenge? Are you excited by innovation and forward thinking? If you answer yes to any of the above, you’re just what we’re looking for!

How could you improve someone's life?

Kromek Group plc is a cutting-edge, forward-thinking company creating state of the art radiation and biological detection solutions for use in Civil NuclearSecurity & DefenceBiological DetectionMedical and Industrial & Security markets.

In the US, we have two offices: one in Zelienople, Pennsylvania and the other in West Covina, California.

As one of the only companies to produce Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT), Kromek’s leading technology has allowed us to design, develop, manufacture and market world class detection capabilities, products and solutions. With Kromek’s innovations in Detection and Advanced Imaging, we’re heading towards a future of enhanced security and significantly better patient outcomes, ultimately leading to a Healthier and Safer World.

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Make a contribution to life-saving work no matter where you stand in the product journey

Even with our large-scale impact in the field of Detection and Advanced Imaging, we’re still a relatively small company. As a result, there is ample opportunity for you to take on a range of different tasks as part of your daily role, frequently collaborating with different departments and senior individuals in both our US and UK sites. 

And there’s plenty of room for professional development. We encourage the development of our employees as professionals and individuals throughout their career with us, and recognise the importance of learning from mistakes as you go. In Kromek’s supportive work environment, no hard work goes unnoticed. Different ladder progression opportunities are available, as with recognition comes career advancement; we want to help you get to where you want to be.  

The Benefits

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Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

Subsidized medical, dental and vision insurance for the employee and family members; eligible on first day of month after date of hire

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Disability Benefits

Short and long-term disability benefits at no cost to the employee


Life Insurance

Life insurance as 2x base salary at no cost to the employee with no medical exam requirement

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Savings & Retirement

401(k) savings and retirement with eligibility to contribute pre-tax or post-tax earnings on first day of employment; company match of 50% on the employee contribution (employee can contribute up to 6% and obtain a 3% company match) eligible after 3 months of employment

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Stock options of Kromek Group Plc stock in the amount of initial annual salary (professional, management only)

Current Vacancies

Project Coordinator

Pennsylvania, USA | Closing date: 31/08/2023

We are seeking a Project Coordinator who has the talent to coordinate multiple projects, specifically our Medical Imaging CT project. You will contribute to projects through every stage of the project life cycle, from planning to delivery. If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and have a strong bend toward technology, this may be the right position for you.

Crystal Growth Scientist

Pennsylvania, USA | Closing date: 31/08/2023

We are seeking a Crystal Growth Scientist who can deliver both innovation and continuous improvement in Kromek’s compound semiconductor radiation detectors though detailed understanding of crystal growth process and its implications on materials morphology and chemistry. You will serve as part of a small team to understand the implications through device performance and into applications performance.

Applications Engineering Support Representative

Pennsylvania, USA | Closing date: 31/08/2023

We are seeking a Applications Engineering Support Representative to serve as the face and contact person of the Kromek brand when engaging with Chinese end user customers as to technically related detector product issues. If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, have a strong interest toward technology and can communicate fluently with our Chinese customers, this may be the right position for you.

Research and Development Technician

Pennsylvania, USA | Closing date: 31/08/2023

We are seeking a Research and Development Technician who will play a key role in the Applications Development and Detector Design group by executing experiments and performing critical measurements used to refine our crystal growth and device fabrication processes. These processes will target high-flux x-ray applications for the company’s computer tomography (CT) program.