Careers At RKI

RKI is rapidly growing and is in need of qualified, self-motivated, and ambitious job candidates.
Join our team and be part of our success!

RKI has customers worldwide and interacts with a variety of international customers.
RKI is a growth company that offers many opportunities for advancement and experience with cutting edge technology.

When you join the RKI team, you have the opportunity to make a positive impact on people’s lives and accomplish great things by being given the tools and opportunities to help you reach your full potential.


Competitive Pay and Bonus

RKI is proud to offer a competitive compensation package to our associates.


Our flexible benefit program offers associates choices in health and dental to meet their individual needs. Benefits at RKI are work-location specific.
However, all full-time associates are eligible for participation in the following

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Disability
  • 401K Retirement plan
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation and Holidays)
  • Sick Time Off
RKI Profit Sharing

Eligible associates receive profit sharing

Current Openings

Help Desk Support Technician

Entry level role to support the IT Manager in providing onsite help desk support to all workstations, software related issues, printing, network connectivity, and phone system administration. This position is a first line response for users requiring assistance with all IT issues.


  • Respond to requests for technical assistance by phone, email, or personnel requests and logging the issue in a help desk management system.
  • Tracking issues to resolution and updating the internal knowledgebase.
  • Escalate more involved problems to the appropriate Tier 2 and Tier 3 support teams.
  • Act as a liaison between employees and technical escalation teams.
  • Solve problems on Windows and Macintosh platforms with equal proficiency.
  • Create and maintain user accounts in Microsoft Active Directory.
  • Create and maintain user accounts in Microsoft Exchange.
  • Basic support with company ERP and CRM systems.
  • Track customer technology assets and licenses.


  • AA in desktop/network support, Windows OS or Apple Certified Support, or 1 year related job experience.
  • Knowledge of Mac OS X and Windows desktop operating systems.
  • Knowledge of email client usage as well as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of Active Directory.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Server.
  • Knowledge of printing, scanning, and faxing technologies.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

This is a full time hourly position with medical, dental, and 401K benefits.

Interested candidates should e-mail a resume and salary history to

RKI Instruments, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
33248 Central Ave
Union City, CA 94587

Phone: (800) 754-5165
Fax: (510 ) 441-5650
RKI Instruments, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer