North America Internships

Looking for challenge? Work with us!

If you are a college student (who will have completed at least your freshman year of college) and are interested in a career in Engineering, Manufacturing, Electronics, Purchasing, Information Technology, Supply Chain or Sales/Marketing, we invite you to apply for a paid summer internship with HydraForce.


Interns will be working in the USA at either our HydraForce Inc headquarters in Lincolnshire, IL or at our Innovation and Design Center in Vernon Hills, IL.

Coming to a Career Fair Near You . . .

HydraForce actively participates in career fairs held at a variety of educational institutions throughout the year. Here’s a list of some of the events we’ll be supporting – more will be added to this list throughout the year!


University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Engineering Job & Internship Fair for current students and alumni in all engineering and computer science majors. Learn more...


DePaul University
Quarterly fairs open to students and alumni from all majors offer opportunities to learn about full-time, part-time, volunteer and/or internship positions. Learn more...

What You'll Do

At HydraForce, you'll tackle real problems, participate in a fast-paced work environment, and find solutions that are then presented to our customers.

What You’ll Gain

You'll gain hands-on experience by working on real life problems, exposure to Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing principles, experience working with Pro-E/Creo, contact with various levels of employees within the organization (CEO, VP’s, Directors and Managers), exposure to various departments within the company (Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Accounting, IT, Supply Chain and Sales to name a few), active involvement in a team project.

Where You'll Go

We have had people join us straight from college who have progressed quickly up the HydraForce ladder as we have seen the potential they have to succeed; and we have even had some of our employees win regional and national awards as a result of their hard work and commitment.

Compact Hydraulics: CH Pillars

SUPPORTING OUR FUTURE: The CH Pillars represent the fundamental beliefs and core principles that guide the organization’s decision-making, actions, and interactions with stakeholders.