Careers

Do you enjoy challenges? The chance to tap into your training and creativity to solve problems? The empowerment to make a real difference? The corporate culture to have fun as you work?

Welcome to Okuma America. A corporation of innovation, diversification, growth and ongoing opportunities. Come work side-by-side with exceptional professionals who inspire, encourage, and mentor.

The Okuma America headquarters is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Our campus is the center for machine tool sales, service, technical support, light assembly manufacturing, distribution, administration and corporate management for our operations in the Western Hemisphere. Essentially we design, explore and implement customer solutions. We help customers do what they do better, faster, and more efficiently.

The Carolinas Region

Whether you enjoy a weekend at the beach, a day of snowboarding, or just an afternoon of whitewater rafting, the Carolinas is an adventure playground. Our region is one of exceptional natural beauty with nearly every kind of setting just a short drive away. In the Charlotte area, there is always an array of fun from which to choose. Nightclubs, world-class concerts, festivals, major and minor league sports, auto racing, exotic cuisine, and lots of places just to kick back and relax.

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Generous Benefits

Okuma takes a liberal approach to benefits. Our benefit package is generous, as are bonuses, time off, and training. And we offer a pension plan – very rare in today’s economy. Highlighted benefits include:

  • Health insurance (including dental & vision)
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Health reimbursements (gym memberships, weight loss, smoking cessation, etc.)
  • Training
  • Education reimbursements

Corporate Culture

Okuma operates in a high tech industry. We are on the leading edge of technology and stimulate new ideas and empowerment. We value and respect young minds and the contribution they make. Okuma America Corporation is staffed with professionals who believe in hard work, dedication to our customers, and enjoying each day. We are large enough for your career to go places and small enough for you to be genuinely important to our projects.

Long Respected World Presence

If corporate stability is important to you, you’ll be happy to hear that Okuma has been highly respected around the globe for over a century. We are an exciting company of innovation and diverse challenges encompassing work for a wide variety of industries. People who come to work here tend to stay for many years. That’s because the work is highly stimulating and we invest in our people generously.

Okuma is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We have Great People and a Great Environment. Attracting and retaining exceptional talent has contributed to us becoming the dominant global force in computer numeric controls (CNC) and machining technology. At Okuma, your voice will be heard, your skills stretched and your results rewarded. With dedication, talent and drive, you can build a career at Okuma. Okuma offers competitive compensation and benefits for full time positions.

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