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Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is one of the largest suppliers of analytical instrumentation, physical testing, and environmental monitoring systems in the world. Our products include Gas Chromatographs, Liquid Chromatographs, Mass Spectrometers, Total Organic Carbon Analyzers, UV-Vis Spectrometers, Fluorescence, Atomic Absorption, IR, X-Ray, and Universal Testing Machines. In 1975, SSI Corporate Headquarters was established in Columbia, Maryland and we currently have ten regional offices coast to coast.

Corporate Mission Statement:

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments will be recognized as the leader of Analytical Measurement while providing for a better quality of life.

Quality People: Our most important asset. Involvement, teamwork, a commitment to excellence and fairness are the values that govern our work.

Quality Products: Our products must always satisfy the needs of our customers through innovative design and unsurpassed reliability.

Quality Service: Our commitment to customer support is essential for customer satisfaction.

At Shimadzu Scientific Instruments we embrace the Beauty and Talents of all people. We also value Respect for Creativity, Individuality, Fairness and Transparency in our relationships with both customers and employees. Above all, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce to help attract, retain and advance employees while moving the company and industry forward.

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments believes that each employee contributes directly to the growth and success of the organization and, therefore, is continuously on the search for extraordinary talent.

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Employment opportunities

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SSI offers a competitive salary plus the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance (PPO plan)
  • Dental Insurance (PPO Plan)
  • Vision Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Education Assistance
  • Variable Pay Plans
  • Paid Vacation and Personal Time
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance (Self, spouse and dependents)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Pet Insurance
  • Prepaid Legal Services
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • 401k Plan with Company Match


EEO/AA Obligations: Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is an equal opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor. As applicable, the parties agree that they shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR Section 60-1.4(a); 41 CFR Section 60-300.5(a); 41 CFR Section 60-741.5(a); and 29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A to Subpart A with respect to affirmative action program and posting requirements, and that these requirements are incorporated herein. These regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors ensure nondiscrimination and take affirmative action in employment to employ and advance qualified individuals without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, and protected Veteran status. These regulations also prohibit covered contractors from taking adverse action against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their or their co-worker’s compensation information in certain situations.

Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments offers assistance in the employment process for individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation with our application system you may request assistance. Please contact a member of the Human Resources department at our headquarters in Columbia, Maryland. We can be reached directly by phone at 1-800-477-1227.

Shimadzu participates in E-Verify, for more information please click here. (PDF)

For all employment-related e-mail correspondence - hr @ shimadzu.com

View the quick videos below to learn more about what is like to work at Shimadzu Scientific Instruments, and the Shimadzu Institute for Research Technologies.

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