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Assistant Engineer (Auburn Hills, MI)


Entry-level engineering position to provide engineering support in product development, engineering documentation and manufacturing


  • Working with scientists and engineers in the R&D group to develop new X-ray products
    • Build and test prototype instruments
    • Document engineering problems during the development process for design improvement
    • Conduct basic root-cause analysis and troubleshooting
  • Engineering documentation release and control
    • Create bill of materials, work instructions, user and service manuals as part of the product release package
    • Maintain proper engineering documentation document engineering changes during the entire product life cycle
  • Support manufacturing in quality control and production


  • Associate degree or BS in the STEM field
  • Able and willing to work with CNC machines for machining and part modification
  • Good hands-on ability
  • 3D CAD capability and experience in operating scientific analytical instrument is a strong plus

Rigaku offers a rewarding work environment and excellent benefits. All applicants are kept in strict confidence. Benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life insurance, section 125 flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan and more. Rigaku is an EEO/AA Employer Disabled/Veteran. Applicants must be able to prove they can legally work in the US.