Engineer - Fluid Power


Joppa, MD, US, 21085

Company:  9015-HydroAir Hughes, LLC


Power your future
with the world’s largest fluid power distributor. HydroAir Hughes is one of our Fluid Power Subsidiaries of Applied Industrial Technologies where we design, develop, manufacture and deliver fluid power solutions. 


As an Engineer with HydroAir, you will assist our sales force with technical expertise for the design of fluid power systems and customer system integrations. This includes preparing hydraulic schematics, test procedures and recommend components. You will provide integral project management for these systems.

What you’ll do:  

  • Provide/review drawings, plans and other customer documents in order to prepare detailed technical proposals.
  • Propose changes in equipment, processes or use of materials, which would result in cost reduction or operational improvements for the customer.
  • Provide technical services to customers.
  • Develop business relationships with engineers and other professional and technical personnel at commercial, industrial and other establishments to create solutions that incorporate our products and systems.

Why join us?

There is a reason Applied Industrial has been named a Best Workplace 20 times. Applied has earned the Outstanding Employer Support award from the US Navy, and we are a GSA approved vendor.  In addition to a competitive compensation package from an industry leader, you will also enjoy: 

  • A LASTING CAREER – Career paths are available in sales, engineering, operations, or management.
  • Great work/life balance.
  • Solid compensation package.


Preferred Qualifications/Skills:

  • Effectively prepare hydraulic schematics, test procedures and recommend components.  
  • Ability to read and understand complex project specifications and drawings related to the fluid power industry.
  • Experience in designing and advanced knowledge of Electrical standards; field experience integrating multiple controls platforms; and proficient in CAD and schematic generation.
  • Technical design knowledge of fluid power-primary focus in Hydraulics.
  • Fluid Power schematics and industry experience.


Position Requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering, Electrical or Mechanical.
  • Working knowledge of Design CAD or SolidWorks.
  • Technical design knowledge of Electrical Controls and Fluid Power.


Individual contributors with fresh ideas and passion for excellence are encouraged and rewarded. Apply Today!   

As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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