Onset Computer Corporation

Onset’s mission is to be a global leader in data logger and monitoring solutions used to measure, record and manage data for improving the environment and preserving the quality of temperature-sensitive products. We are committed to a culture of continuous improvement, innovation and world-class customer support.

Company Profile

Website: http://www.onsetcomp.com/

Address: 470 MacArthur Blvd
Bourne, Massachusetts 02532

Full Time Employees: 150

Year Founded: 1981

CEO/CTO: Mark Hruska


Our award-winning HOBO® data logger and weather station products are used around the world in a broad range of monitoring applications, from verifying the performance of green buildings and renewable energy systems to agricultural and coastal research. Our InTemp® loggers dramatically simplify the process of monitoring temperature-controlled environments by streamlining daily temperature checks and reducing the paper trail burden.


Customers of Onset’s indoor monitoring solutions include facility managers, energy auditors, HVAC/R professionals, archivists and museum curators.

Customers of Onset’s outdoor and underwater monitoring solutions include scientists, farmers, ecologists, biologists, hydrologists and environmental researchers.

Customers of Onset’s cold chain temperature-monitoring solutions include hospitals, labs, clinics, pharmacies, skilled nursing facilities and companies that transport vaccines and other medicines.

Careers/Job Opportunities

Onset has openings in all areas of the company to include engineering, production, marketing & sales, finance and administration. Typically, Onset hires full time and temporary workers in production. We look for candidates in production that have hands-on experience working with small components. We do baseline training to make sure individuals understand the assembly process. Engineering positions are full time and require a degree. Technician openings are also available and may require a two-year degree. Experience varies within administrative openings with some requiring degrees. www.onsetcomp.com/corporate/job_opportunities

Internship/Apprenticeship Program

Onset does not have a formal internship program, however, we do hire interns on an as-needed basis – generally in the summer months.

Company Benefits

Onset offers a competitive benefits package to include tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) match, vacation/personal time and a manager’s award program. Medical and dental benefits are available with no waiting period for enrollment.

Community Engagement

Onset sponsors a “Give A Day On Onset” program in which employees can take a workday to volunteer at a local non-profit. Employees have worked with the Special Olympics, the Bourne Food Pantry and Habitat for Humanity.

Environmental Awareness

Onset builds products that help monitor environmental conditions. Onset has invested in solar energy and is also installing car charging stations.

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