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Careers at Oriental Motor

Since its founding in Japan in 1885, Oriental Motor globally has been providing the optimal motion systems solutions to meet the widest market demands. Oriental Motor's sales and service network is international with offices throughout North & South America, Europe, and Asia. Oriental Motor USA Corporation, a subsidiary of Oriental Motor Japan, Ltd., was established in 1978 and manufactures and sells sub-fractional horse power electric motors, drives, and thermal management solutions. We offer an extensive line-up of about 50,000 different products. Throughout Oriental Motor's long history we have earned a reputation of being a dependable, strong, and reliable brand. Our North American operations are headquartered in Torrance, California, with additional offices in northern California, Illinois, Massachusetts, New York and North Carolina.

Oriental Motor's primary goals are the growth of our business and the success of our associates. We consider our employees our most important asset. We are looking for people who want to work in a challenging environment where they can grow and develop their skills, where they can work along side people they respect and where they can pursue a rewarding career. We believe in sustained understanding, teamwork, and growth, resulting in an environment where the company, our employees and our customers can enjoy a mutually beneficial collaboration.

We are proud to provide our eligible employees with extensive discretionary benefits. The Company's overall benefit package ranks in the top 95th percentile when compared to a nationwide study of similar companies and includes:

  • Health insurance, with PPO or HSA options
  • Dental and vision care
  • 401K
  • Disability insurance
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Sick Time, Vacation & paid holidays

Join the Team

Inside Sales Engineer - Braintree, MA

This position will develop strong relationships with existing accounts, develop emerging accounts, provide training, product promotions and support resulting in customer and sales growth. 

This position is located in Braintree, MA and requires local and overnight travel.

Inside Sales Engineer - Elk Grove Village, IL

This position will develop strong relationships with existing accounts, develop emerging accounts, provide training, product promotions and support resulting in customer and sales growth. 

This position is located in Elk Grove Village, IL and requires local and overnight travel.

Inside Sales Engineer - Torrance, CA

This position will develop strong relationships with existing accounts, develop emerging accounts, provide training, product promotions and support resulting in customer and sales growth. 

This position is located in Torrance, CA and requires local and overnight travel.

Sales Engineer - Elk Grove, IL

This position will develop strong relationships with existing accounts, develop new business relationships and opportunities within these accounts and support distribution, resulting in continued strong relationships, new product introductions, training, and sales opportunity growth and management.  

This position is located in Elk Grove Village, IL and may require local and overnight travel.

Customer Service Representative - Torrance, CA

This position will provide consistent superior customer service as related to the overall processing and follow-up of all received purchase orders and customer inquiries and proactively work to introduce new products, connect with new contacts within existing accounts.

This position is located in Torrance, CA and does not require travel.

Technical Support Engineer / Inside Sales - Elk Grove, IL

This position will provide technical support to customers on selecting and sizing products based on application needs, troubleshooting, along with following up and helping customers to become familiar with the company’s products and services.

This position is located in Elk Grove, IL.

Material Handler I - Torrance, CA

This position will perform a variety of material handling duties associated with the warehouse while supporting other team members.

This position is located in Torrance, CA

Material Handler I - Elk Grove, IL

This position will perform a variety of material handling duties associated with the warehouse while supporting other team members.

This position is located in Elk Grove, IL

Purchasing Agent - Torrance, CA

Responsible for maintaining a stable production product supply from existing and/or new vendors in order to meet daily production requirements or other procurement requirements through the proper evaluation of material requirements in both finished goods and components.  

This position is located in Torrance, CA.

Design and Product Engineer - Torrance, CA

Working in a team environment, help design new products and special products for the USA marketplace. Support customers, distributors and company staff regarding the technology of our products. Other duties include, evaluate returned products and create inspection reports for analysis to customers, communicating with our overseas factories to obtain data, resources and follow up on projects

This position is located in Torrance, CA and some local and overnight travel may be required.

Quality Control and Production Engineer - Torrance, CA

This position will manage the Quality System to ensure our process, procedures, and production are in compliance with Quality Standards and Governmental Regulations.

This position is located in Torrance, CA.

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Submit resume with cover letter and salary requirements to resume@orientalmotor.com



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