Working at ECHO
For more than 30 years, ECHO Incorporated has been a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of professional-grade hand-held outdoor power equipment.
Producing hand-held landscaping equipment for both the commercial and residential homeowner markets, ECHO prides itself on setting the industry standard with its dedication to new technology, quality products and its strong distribution infrastructure. From establishing technological advancements in premium tools for landscaping and arborist professionals, to expanding its capabilities to meet industrial and consumer demand, ECHO has had a heritage rich with accomplishment.
ECHO Incorporated is located in the city of Lake Zurich, IL, a northwest suburb of Chicago. With more than 830 fulltime employees, it is the largest employer in the city. Its 36 acre campus houses more than 541,570 square foot of office, manufacturing and warehouse space. The facility serves as the corporation’s headquarters and major manufacturing/ distribution outlets for products shipped within the Americas. The Americas distribution network includes 10 North American distributors and 24 Latin American distributors. ECHO products are sold through a network of 6,400 independent dealers and The Home Depot. The facility also serves as worldwide consolidation distribution hub for Shindaiwa and Kioritz products sourced from its parent company Yamabiko and shipped worldwide. Yamabiko Corporation is a publicly traded company, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.