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Working at Sumitomo

Stability, Fairness and Teamwork.

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Sumitomo as an Employer

SUMITOMO ELECTRIC Hartmetall GmbH is a world leading manufacturer of modern, high quality standard and special tools for demanding machining tasks in turning, milling and drilling applications.

Our company promotes stability and continuity and is esteemed worldwide for its fairness. Sumitomo Electric Hartmetall GmbH offers its employees safe employment with prospects for growth and development. The 400-year history of our company plus our belonging to the Sumitomo Group with approx. 270,000 employees worldwide across many diverse industries provides a secure platform for your career progression.

The quality of our products and services is at the center of all our activities. Our daily activities are underpinned in all areas by our Japanese philosophy.

Growth and development with Sumitomo

In a fast-paced business, requirements are constantly changing, we continuously support your personal and professional development and plan it together with you. We continuously strive to be the best in class.

As an employee of Sumitomo Electric Hartmetall GmbH, from recruitment you are part of a larger whole. Each individual is in contact with a multitude of cultures, disciplines and colleagues from across the globe on a daily basis. We embrace, value and respect your individuality and diversity by encouraging the ideas and personal skills that you bring with you.

At Sumitomo it is all about you

Health Care Management

We are keen for our employees to stay healthy and productive for the term of their employment and beyond. Therefore, as part of our occupational health management, we offer targeted measures to help you stay in top condition.


The compatibility of career and private obligations, that balance between work and life is of utmost importance for Sumitomo. We promote a flexible working arrangement, where an employee can benefit from an element of freedom to define a working arrangement that supports their lifestyle.

Retirement provision

And so you don't have any financial worries after a successful professional life, we offer our employees an attractive BAV (Federal Insurance Commission) model - individually tailored, and financially supported by us.

Become Part of Our Team

Have we made you curious? Then you should become a part of the Sumitomo team. We want to work with the best, great people who wish to grow and develop on a daily basis both professionally and privately.

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