Working at Bräcker

Values and principles

Bräcker is guided by Rieter's common values and principles that provide a framework for its practices, actions and decisions. Together with the mission that explains the fundamentals of the business, and the vision that outlines what the company is striving for, these values and principles form the basis of the corporate culture:

  • Customer first

  • Technology leadership

  • Quality starts with me

  • Me and us

  • Right things right

  • People with passion

These values and principles play a vital role in further developing the company and ensuring its ongoing success. Everyone at Rieter and its subsidiaries respect these values and principles.


Global market leader

Bräcker is a strong brand with a long tradition. For more than 180 years, the company has been shaping the textile industry with its innovative, precise and consistent high-quality products. Dedicated to the success of its customers, Bräcker supports them in their everyday challenges. 

Development of future talents

Bräcker needs competent employees to provide high-quality products and services. Know-how, commitment, flexibility and loyalty are keys to our success. Therefore, the development of our employees is of great importance. Bräcker invests in future talents and offers many opportunities to employees to bring their career to the next level.

Social responsibility

Bräcker is committed to sustainable development and social responsibility. This applies not only at the global level, but also in the local environment of our locations, where we can rely on a positive cooperative relationship with local authorities and employee representatives. Equal opportunity, fair play and integrity, in conjunction with tolerance and respect, are important principles for us. Bräcker also rejects any form of discrimination.

Environmental sustainability

As a global company, Bräcker deals with the challenges of the environment. The company is committed to the sustainable and efficient use of resources throughout the entire life cycle.

Occupational safety and health

Bräcker consistently pursues the goal of avoiding occupational accidents. Since 2011, no work-related fatalities have been recorded by Bräcker. Thanks to safety measures, the accident rate has been massively reduced since 2011.


Bräcker strives to pay salaries which are aligned internally and competitive externally. A performance-based component can be added to management positions. Bräcker ensures that a salary review takes place every year. During this process, local requirements, benchmark and economic factors are taken into consideration to apply the needed compensation adjustments.

Code of conduct

Bräcker employees worldwide are expected to maintain the highest standards of professional and personal conduct in their business relationships with all their partners. These relationships are based on the principle of trust and honesty and are defined in the Code of Conduct.


Safety, health and the environment are fundamental to Bräcker and an integral part of its strategy.