NORRES – Your career with us

  • Headquarter in Germany + 7 locations worldwide
  • 300 employees worldwide
  • more than 5500 products ex-stock
  • 5000 satisfied customers

NORRES – as a professionally managed medium-sized group – is set up solidly. With over 300 employees and global locations we are continuing our sustainable, professional growth! In this spirit we promote skills, expect expertise and encourage personalities through continous support for self-development and attractive long-term career opportunities.

Ralf Dahmer - CEO NORRES
Ralf Dahmer: CEO

Come grow with us and be – simply flexible! We look forward to receiving your application.


Current job offers NORRES Group - United States

Machine Operator

We, NORRES North America Inc., based in South Bend, Indiana, would like to fill this position at the earliest possible date.

A challenging task

  • Complete machine setup and operate independently, producing industrial hose
  • Measuring, grading, and feeding batches of raw materials into production machinery
  • Trouble shooting issues that come up during production, fix problems with machine setup
  • Reporting equipment faults to Production Manager
  • Monitoring the production process and carrying out basic testing and quality checks
  • Packing goods ready for shipment in crates or other containers
  • Cleaning and maintaining work areas and machinery

A successful background

  • 2-3 years’ experience production
  • Very familiar with hand tools
  • Strong independent work ethic and self-motivation
  • Observation and attention to detail
  • Reliability
  • Confidentiality

Strongly preferred skills

  • Operating production line equipment
  • Technical problem solving
  • Monitoring the production process and carrying out basic testing and quality check
  • Mechanical experience is a plus
  • Packing goods ready for shipment in crates or other containers

Compensation and benefits

  • Pay scale for production starts at $17/ hour, and grows with your capability and performance up to $30 / hour
  • 5 days paid vacation after just six months, 10 days after one year, and up to 20 days after five years
  • 9 paid holidays - if Christmas, New Year’s, or 4th of July lands on a weekend, we take the closest Friday or Monday off instead
  • Paid sick days - 3 days per year that can be carried to the following year up to 5 days
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Monthly attendance bonus
  • Annual bonuses for productivity and waste statistics - based on goals set at beginning of the year
  • Flat hierarchies and lots of opportunities - a good career outlook in a dynamic, international company

About us

NORRES North America, is the US subsidiary of NORRES Group Germany, a leading international provider of innovative industrial hoses, hose systems and high-performance plastic products for more than 125 years. The company provides solutions to OEMs across a wide range of industries, from material handling equipment to street sweeping vehicles to dust extraction systems. NORRES serves as a strong partner to OEMs and offers flexible, customizable solutions to meet customers’ unique needs.

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