Sumitomo Careers

Sumitomo Careers Are Built To Last!

We win together at Sumitomo. With a shared focus on innovation, we are dedicated to developing the very best Power Transmission products and services in the world.

Now is the time to jumpstart your future with a career at Sumitomo.

We are looking for people with expertise in industry-related fields, such as engineering, manufacturing, sales, and marketing, research and development, information technology, finance, and operations. You will become a part of a company with hundreds of employees making a difference every day. Taking care of our employee's welfare is extremely important to us at Sumitomo Drive Technologies. Our competitive benefits package supports our most valuable asset, our employees, by providing them with medical care, wellness options, education opportunities, and financial stability. We expect our team members to give their best every day, and in return, we strive to deliver the same superior service, performance, and rewards to our employees.

Position of the Month
Sr. Aftermarket Engineer 

Starting salary: $78,600 increase based on experience

Purpose and Scope of Job

Sr. Aftermarket Engineer will be a technical expert for all Sumitomo products. The candidate will manage the Aftermarket Engineers and assist Sumitomo employees and customers by providing technical support in commissioning and troubleshooting activities utilizing their experience in power transmission equipment and applications. Will provide field service support, perform failure analysis, and provide technical reports for gearbox and gearmotor repairs and failures.  

Assembler I

$16.50 / Hourly| Chesapeake, VA


Quality Engineer
Quality Engineer

$59,143 - $73,929 / Yearly | Lufkin, TX


Machinist III

Up to $29 /Hour | Chesapeake, VA


Our Employee Benefits Include...

401K Plans
Weekly Pay*
Low-Cost Health Insurance
Dental & Vision Insurance
YMCA Discounts

*Weekly pay is only available to hourly employees. Salaried employees are paid semi-monthly.


You may also inquire about career opportunities in the United States, by sending your resume and cover letter to: 

United States 
Human Resources
Sumitomo Drive Technologies
4200 Holland Blvd.
Chesapeake, VA 23323, USA
E-mail: [email protected] 
FAX: (757) 485-7259