Career Opportunities

Thank you for taking the time to learn about career opportunities available at Richter Precision Inc. We believe that the most important asset the company has is its people; for this reason, we are continuously looking to add good people to our team. In addition to the listings shown below, we are always looking for qualified engineering and production personnel, especially those with relevant work experience.

If you feel that you could be an asset to our company, feel free to contact us and let us know why you would be a good fit. For a confidential inquiry regarding any of these listed positions, or to engage in a more general conversation about careers at Richter Precision Inc., please e-mail [javascript protected email address] to start the discussion.

Open Positions

PVD Coating Technician

Location: PA, MI & KY locations


This job is responsible for the set-up, monitoring and basic maintenance of PVD coating machines. Position largely entails loading and unloading of machines, basic preventative maintenance, and inputting of parameters into a Windows-based PLC.

Duties & Responsibilities
• Operating and maintaining PVD coating machines according to company specifications
• Minimizing equipment downtime through preventative maintenance procedures
• Maintaining and updating equipment PM logs
• Learn fixturing techniques and orientation requirements for proper PVD processing
• Providing training assistance to other employees
• Assisting with quality assurance and other technical matters

Minimum Requirements
• Must have a high school diploma, or equivalent
• Experience in vacuum coating field is a plus.
• Knowledge of PVD coatings is a plus.
• Knowledge of tools used in manufacturing (cutting tools, tool & die, etc.) is a plus.
• Familiarity with ISO-9001 is a plus.
• Strong written and communication skills.
• US or Canadian citizenship, or permanent US residency is a requirement for this position’

Sales Engineer/Representative

Location: New England territory, Southeastern US territory, Southwestern US territory, and West Coast territory


This position will entail promotion of our company’s PVD, CVD and TD coating services across a wide variety of tooling and component applications. While the generation of new accounts is the primary goal, the servicing of existing accounts will also be critical.

Duties & Responsibilities
• Perform prospecting in designated areas for future business
• Develop new business by working with engineering and production managers, as needed
• Maintain relevant customer information
• Develop and lead the investigation and analysis of new business opportunities
• Liaise between customer and company in order to set and maintain productivity and quality standards
• Provide good record keeping and communication skills
• Travel will be required: both daily and overnight

Minimum Requirements
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Engineering; equivalent experience (Ex. – Toolmaker) may substitute.
• Minimum of 3 years of experience selling in a manufacturing services or industrial capacity.
• A basic comprehension of relevant surface treatments (PVD, CVD, TD) is a plus.
• An understanding of basic manufacturing processes (metal cutting, stamping/forming, etc.) is a plus.
• A general knowledge of different tooling substrates (tool steels, HSS, carbides, stainless steels, etc.) is a plus.
• Proficiency working with Microsoft Office is required.
• Effective verbal/writing skills, as well as strong presentation skills, are required.
• A disciplined approach to organizing sales efforts and effectively work without direct supervision.
• US or Canadian citizenship, or permanent US residency is a requirement for this position.

Richter Precision Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Our employment practices are based upon the personal capabilities and qualifications of all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or any other protected class as established by law.  At Richter Precision Inc., we are committed to a fair and equitable workplace where everyone is a respected and a valued member of the team.