Careers at Leatherman

Tim, Steve and Team

(Left to Right) Tim Leatherman (Co-founder), LaVerta Eblen (Customer Service, ret.), Steve Berliner (Co-founder), Stuart Leatherman (Sales, ret.)


Mount Hood Community College Training
Check out this video about Leatherman's partnership with local Mount Hood Community College for new employee training:


            Business Journal Award

            Healthy 100 Award

            Fit Friendly Award

Quality innovation is truly rare, and yet, it’s the foundation on which all Leatherman products are manufactured. At Leatherman our founder stamps his name on every product so quality is a given and integrity in all our relationships (employee, customer, supplier, and community) is a must.

If you're searching for a company that offers long-term growth, stability and is in an exciting new phase of expansion, then Leatherman is the place for you. We have more than 500 employees at the product manufacturing and corporate headquarters in Portland, Oregon. This number continues to grow as we fill a variety of positions with motivated individuals who embody the Leatherman core values of quality, innovation, and integrity.

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Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. values winning relationships with its employees, talent, customers, suppliers, and the community. Throughout our history, one thing has remained constant - our success depends on our people. That's why we offer a competitive benefits package as part of our total compensation program.

Health Benefits

Kaiser or United Healthcare
Medical, Vision, Prescription

Kaiser or Moda
Dental with Orthodontia

401(k) Plan

Leatherman matches 100% of the first 5% of the employee’s contribution, with immediate vesting.

Life Insurance

Leatherman pays 100% of the monthly premium for a basic level of life and AD&D insurance coverage
Employee has the option to purchase additional life insurance at a group rate

Flexible Spending Accounts

Dependent Care up to $5,000 per year
Unreimbursed health-related expenses up to $2,500 per year

External Educational Aid

Up to 100% reimbursement for the cost of tuition and books for position-related classes
Costs covered at 100% for company-required classes

Paid Time Off

Date of hire - 5 years: 104 hours per year accrual (hourly employees)
Date of hire - 5 years: 120 hours per year accrual (salary employees)
10 paid company holidays