Making a difference

Solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges is a responsibility we take seriously, and one that requires more than just the brightest engineers in the world.

Job opportunities

Parker Hannifin develops, manufactures and markets its own components and solutions, and with locations in 50 countries through sales companies, divisions and manufacturing plants, the possibility of creating your own career is endless.
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Solving the worlds greatest engineering challenges

Parker Hannifin is the global leader in "Motion & Control" technologies which include hydraulic, pneumatic, filtration, fluid and gas handling, process control, sealing and shielding as well as climate control, electromechanical and aerospace.

Our advanced technical components and systems facilitate motion and the controlled flow of liquids and gases in a wide range of industries and markets around the world. The engineering of our products may not be visible, but every day you see the results of our work on almost anything that moves.

Our effort to solve some of the world's greatest engineering challenges drives our passion for innovation and secure our future growth. The development of more efficient energy sources; the desire to produce and distribute clean water; new drug discovery and medical advances; the building of infrastructure and transportation to support a growing population; the safe cultivation, transportation and preservation of food sources; emerging developments in defense; and the protection of our environment – all of these challenges drive Parker people forward, seeking new ways to innovate, combine technologies, collaborate, develop systems and partner with our customers - challenges that you can help solve together with Parker.
Solving the worlds greatest engineering challenges

Founded in 1917

The history of Parker is an interesting account of the transformation of technology over a period of 100 years. In 1917, 33 year old engineer Art Parker founded Parker Appliance Company in Cleveland, Ohio. The evolution of the Parker Appliance Company into Parker Hannifin Corporation illustrates a legacy of innovation. We believe our future growth is assured by honoring Parker’s tradition of excellence. 


Career Path

Solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges is a responsibility that we take seriously, and one that requires the brightest engineers in the world as well as talented and committed accountants, marketing and salespeople, supply chain managers, information technology specialists, human resource experts and manufacturing professionals.

Join the Parker team and realize your future in making a positive impact on the world. We’re looking for inspired communicators, resourceful problem solvers, inquisitive thinkers and dedicated professionals who want to learn and grow with us.

  • Engineering

    We have career opportunities for applications, development, design, electrical, manufacturing, mechanical process, project, software, systems, chemical and biomedical engineers. We are also looking for engineering managers and program and project managers.

  • Finance and accounting

    We have career opportunities for accountants, financial analysts, controllers and cost analysts.


    We have career opportunities for human resources assistants, representatives, managers and directors


    We have career opportunities for project leaders, technical analysts, technical support specialists and division IT managers.


    We have career opportunities for assemblers, engineering technicians, machinists, maintenance, mechanics, NDT operators, production technicians, toolmakers, quality coordinators and welders.


    We have career opportunities for market development managers, marketing managers, business development managers and eBusiness search marketing managers.


    We have global career opportunities for production team leaders, plant managers, logistics supervisors and lean operations managers.


    We have career opportunities for quoting specialists, pricing analysts, pricing coordinators and pricing managers.


    We have career opportunities for business development managers, territory managers, account managers, market specialists, technical sales associates and product sales managers.


    We have career opportunities for buyers, planners, purchasing specialists, logistics specialists, sourcing managers, supplier quality engineers and supply chain managers.