Milwaukee Tool Overview

  • Brookfield, WI
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1924
  • Company - Public
  • Consumer Product Manufacturing
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Since the company began in 1924, Milwaukee Tool has led the industry in developing innovative solutions that deliver increased productivity and unmatched durability for professional construction users. Whether it is through our world-leading M12™ and M18™ cordless systems, the ...
Mission: Our mission is to work side-by-side with real users in the professional trades to understand the demands of a constantly changing workplace and how we can best deliver solutions for a safer, more productive jobsite. Through a thorough evaluation of the job at hand – the ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2022 (#25), 2021 (#44), 2020 (#60)

Top CEOs: 2021 (#36)

Company Updates

March 21, 2023
We’re thrilled to receive the 2023 Handshake Early Talent Award. This award honors employers with best-in-class talent engagement and celebrates the top places for Gen Z to start a career. In fact, we’re one of only 180 employers to receive an award this year! See what it takes to be a student’s career destination and learn why Gen Z considers us best-in-class > #MilwaukeeTool #EarlyTalentAwards #EarlyCareers
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Handshake Award 2023 - Milwaukee Careers
August 1, 2022
We are honored to have earned the #34 spot on Fast Company's 2022 100 Best Workplaces for Innovators list! 🏆 This list honors businesses and organizations that demonstrate a deep commitment to encouraging innovation at all levels. While Disruptive Innovation is most easily seen in our products, this concept spreads throughout our entire organization and is lived out in everything we say and do as a team. Learn more about our commitment to innovation and see the full list here > #MilwaukeeTool #Innovation #FCBestWorkplaces
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Milwaukee Tool Reviews

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Steven P. Richman
Steven P. Richman
783 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Great Company!"

Mar 24, 2023 - Firmware Engineer II in Chicago, IL
Positive Outlook
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Fantastic Place to work in the heart of Chicago.


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Diversity & Inclusion at Milwaukee Tool

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How is diversity at Milwaukee Tool?

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Milwaukee Tool Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online41%
Campus Recruiting32%
Employee Referral9%

  1. Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Long, 10 people interviewed. Lots of red tape in process. Unsure of goal to make a difference or just go fill seats in the process. Overall good experience - need to address original communication and goals of job.

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Milwaukee Tool Awards & Accolades

  • Fast Company’s 100 Best Workplaces for Innovators
  • Top 100 Best Places to WorkGlassdoor Employees Choice Award2021
  • Highest Rated CEOs During the COVID-19 CrisisGlassdoor2020
  • Corporation of the YearMilwaukee BizTimes2020
  • Pro Tool Innovation AwardsWinner in 63 Categories2020

Pledges & Certifications

  • Registered Apprenticeships

    Offers federal/state recognized on-the-job training program(s)

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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Milwaukee Tool FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Milwaukee Tool?

...Good PTO, flexible wfh, great culture and fast paced...

February 7, 2023

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People Also Ask about Milwaukee Tool

Employees rate Milwaukee Tool 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 1,271 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2020, 2021 and 2022, Milwaukee Tool employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at Milwaukee Tool, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Milwaukee Tool and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 88% of employees would recommend working at Milwaukee Tool to a friend. This is based on 1,139 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

61% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Milwaukee Tool as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.8 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Milwaukee Tool.

81% of employees think that Milwaukee Tool has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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