Riken Americas Corporation


Great Career Opportunity

Riken Americas Corporation, located in Hopkinsville, KY, has an opening for an IT Support Specialist.

Riken Americas Corporation is the corporate office for two manufacturing plants in the US. Rimtec Corporation, located in Burlington, NJ, is a custom compounder of flexible and rigid PVC.  Riken Elastomers Corporation, located in Hopkinsville, KY, is a custom compounder of PVC and TPO. 

Job Summary

The IT Support Specialist will support Riken Americas Group Company-wide IT functions.

  • Assist with defining IT infrastructure strategy, architecture, and processes
  • Lead IT projects
  • Work with key stakeholders to identify IT needs
  • Assist in building reports
  • Provide Help Desk support


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field, or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of IT operations experience working in small to medium size organization
  • System administration experience a plus
  • Help Desk experience
  • Project Management skills
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Excellent communication, task completion, and follow-through required
  • Ability to travel frequently to all Company locations-up to 50%

If you are a qualified go-getter with a positive attitude, email your resume and salary requirements to Human Resources Director Laura Thomas lthomas@riken-americas.com.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

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