Milwaukee Electric Tool is headquartered in the Milwaukee suburb of Brookfield, Wis., with research, new product development, manufacturing, manufacturing support, marketing and sales and information systems operations in the U.S., China and Europe.
Situated on the shore of Lake Michigan, just 90 miles north of Chicago and 65 miles east of Madison, in southeastern Wisconsin, Milwaukee has a population of 600,000 with nearly 2 million in the metropolitan area.
The Milwaukee area is fun, affordable, friendly and easily accessible. It boasts major attractions such as the Milwaukee Riverwalk; the Frontier Airlines Center; Miller Park; the internationally renowned Milwaukee Art Museum; Milwaukee County Zoo; a lineup of fantastic festivals including Summerfest and so much more. It also has numerous sports attractions including Milwaukee Brewers baseball, Milwaukee Bucks basketball, major league auto racing at the Milwaukee Mile and Green Bay Packers football just two hours to the north. And, if you golf, fish or hunt, Wisconsin is a sportsman’s paradise.
Milwaukee's big-city advantages are enhanced by a friendly small-town spirit and Old World charm. The Milwaukee area has many diverse neighborhoods that weave together Italian, Irish, Polish, German, African-American, and Hispanic influences, with ethnic restaurants and shops. The Milwaukee area offers warm hospitality making it a wonderful place to live and work.