The Best Manufacturing Companies to Work for in 2019

Want to work for a company whose products make a difference? Look no further. The following eight companies, all from our list of the Best Places to Work in 2019, are all in the manufacturing industry, making products that improve or even save lives. Though all companies manufacture products, their specialties range from healthcare to food & beverage to construction equipment and more — meaning there’s bound to be something that catches your eye!
The best news? They’re all hiring for many different positions, from marketing to accounting to engineering — so check out their open jobs and apply today!

Intuitive Surgical

Company Rating: 4.4/5.0
What They Do: “Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Nasdaq:ISRG), headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., is the pioneer and a global technology leader in robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery. Intuitive develops, manufactures and markets the da Vinci surgical system.”
What Employees Say: “Best place to work in terms of timings and opportunities. Management is very helpful. Benefits and packages are best in market.” —Current Senior Software Developer

E. & J. Gallo Winery

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “Our portfolio holds 90+ wine and spirits brands and we are continuing to expand and grow.”
What Employees Say: “Employees are treated with respect and are appreciated. Opportunities for advancement and career growth abound. Strong sense of teamwork and shared goals.” —Current Manager

The Clorox Company

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “Clorox is a global company with leading brands that have become household names: our namesake bleach and cleaning products; Pine-Sol® cleaners; Liquid Plumr® clog removers; Poett® home care products; Fresh Step® cat litter; Glad® bags, wraps and containers; Kingsford® charcoal; Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces; Brita® water-filtration products; Burt’s Bees® natural personal care products; and Renew Life® digestive health products.”
What Employees Say: “Great culture with very solid leadership team. Inclusive and competitive work environment. Respectful and talented employees that challenge each other.” —Current Sales Planning Team Leader

clorox office

Boston Scientific

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “Boston Scientific is dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.”
What Employees Say: “Opportunities abound, the company and your peers/leadership really care about your development! You get to have a hand in saving lives every day.” —Current Senior Production Supervisor
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Hilti North America

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “Our leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services power the global construction industry.”
What Employees Say: “The culture, the caring, the work, the people, the meaning of what you do, it is all worth investing your time working here.” —Current Training and Development Specialist

John Deere

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: John Deere makes a wide variety of agricultural and construction equipment and parts.
What Employees Say: “Challenging and rewarding job. Flexible hours, laid back manager. Get to be involved with many projects and processes. You get the tools you need to do your job.” —Current Software Engineer
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group of employees in the factory

Oshkosh Corporation

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “The company is a leader in designing, manufacturing and servicing a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies.”
What Employees Say: “People First culture is truly being nurtured at Oshkosh Corporation. While changing a culture takes time, our Leadership Team models People First day in and day out. We have a ways to go in development of leaders in this culture across the organization and I have no doubt we will get there.” —Current Marketing Manager

Texas Instruments

Best Places Rating: 4.3/5.0
What They Do: “With the industry’s broadest portfolio of about 100,000 analog and embedded processing products, software and tools, TI offers complete solutions for the consumer, transportation, industrial, communications, and computing industries.”
What Employees Say: “Excellent benefits, decent pay. Room to move around and grow if you wish. They do tend to promote from within when openings are available.” —Current Product Technician