Explore Fluid Power Careers

Fluid power jobs are available in all kinds of industries: aerospace, agriculture, automation, construction, energy, entertainment, forestry, food processing, lawn & garden, marine, material handling, medical devices, mining, oil & gas, packaging, transportation and more.

Innovation and Growth

Fluid power technology continues to advance to meet the needs of its global customer base. In the United States alone, more than 64,000 people are employed in the manufacturing of fluid power components. The total downstream economic impact of fluid power is even greater. Top industries that depend on fluid power represent thousands of companies in the United States, employing more than 845,000 people for an annual payroll of more than $60 billion. These companies depend on an educated workforce to find innovative solutions to the challenges of today – and tomorrow.  

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Fluid power companies are on the leading edge of innovation and can be found throughout the country.