In October 2019, Parker announced a new purpose statement that
defines its unique contribution to the world. The simple
expression: Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a
On January 8, 2020
A team of students came together earlier this year for Girls' Day
2019 at Parker's Cylinder and Accumulator Division Europe
production facility in Cologne, Germany, to get hands-on experience
On January 2, 2020
At the annual Saint Joseph Academy's Women’s Leadership Symposium,
three accomplished Parker professionals shared their experiences
and advice on potential career paths with the students. In...
On November 15, 2019
In today’s competitive business environment, every company faces a
major challenge: how best to attract, and keep, tomorrow’s leaders.
Parker is staying a step ahead, by investing in an early...
On October 24, 2019
Parker’s Fluid Systems Division (FSD) headquartered in Irvine,
California, is focused on community service to transform its
culture and provide more comprehensive support to charitable
On August 27, 2019
Parker's High Pressure Connectors Europe (HPCE) Division recently
completed the process to become designated as a "Best Places to
Learn" site in Bielefeld, Germany. This independent...
On July 25, 2019
Sustainability at Parker means providing a safe and engaging work
environment, strengthening local communities and actively
supporting charitable organizations that make the world a better
On July 1, 2019
Every year, students from all over the world come to compete in the
National Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge. Previously named the
"Parker Chainless Challenge," this competition has grown to...
On June 6, 2019
Cleveland State University (CSU) and Parker recently announced a
major investment in support of Say Yes to Education, a
community-wide effort to make college attendance and graduation
On March 20, 2019
Across Parker this past holiday season, team members celebrated by
giving back to their local communities. This series of community
outreach stories from around the world feature our teams...
On March 4, 2019
As the days get shorter and fall gives way to winter, Jim Bradley
knows it’s time to reach for his trusty socket set and get to work.
The annual Bikes for Kids charity is nearly upon him, and...
On December 19, 2018
The quest to find and retain skilled machinists and engineers is
harder than ever with Eurozone countries experiencing their lowest
ever levels of unemployment. Instrumentation Products...
On December 4, 2018
Parker's Fluid Connectors Group (FCG) India recently launched a
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) High-Performance Team (HPT)
to encourage engagement among team members that extends beyond...
On August 30, 2018
Each year many students return to school without basic supplies and
this directly affects their educational experience and self-esteem.
Starting a new school year is an exciting time for students but...
On August 27, 2018
Parker Italy recently held its “Talents” meeting bringing together
a group of team members who have shown great promise from across
the country’s locations for the third edition of “We Are Talent,”...
On November 14, 2017
At a company that spans 50 countries and a full portfolio of
diverse motion and control technologies, team members of all
disciplines are needed to deliver on the promise to solve the
On September 26, 2017
Being in direct contact with customers had become David's ambition
as he gained experience in technical areas. But then the
question arose as to how to make that career change without putting
On September 21, 2017
Like many companies, Parker is focused on attracting and developing
talented individuals who contribute value to the company over time.
What's different about Parker is the landscape of...
On May 8, 2017
The statistics are telling: the average lifespan of leading U.S.
companies on the S&P 500 Index has decreased by more than 50
years in the last century, from an average of 67 years in the
On April 18, 2017
Parker's trademark is a history of solving the greatest engineering
challenges, but one of the main reasons for its success has always
been its people. The company's unique culture is one that...
On March 28, 2017