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Danfoss Power Solutions

Ames, Iowa



As one of the largest companies in the mobile hydraulics industry, Danfoss designs, manufactures and sells a complete range of engineered hydraulic and electronic components. We are dedicated to delivering the highest quality products in a broad range of mobile equipment applications for our customers. Around the world, mobile equipment manufacturers rely on Danfoss expertise for the most innovative work, propel, control and steering solutions.


Danfoss designs, manufactures and sells a complete range of engineered hydraulic and electronic components.

Danfoss provides high-value, high-performance components for a broad range of mobile equipment applications, and services to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) customers. 

Top Company Products-

  • Hydrostatic transmissions
  • Mobile electronics
  • Orbital motors
  • Steering components
  • PVG spool valves

Impacts & Awards

  • Danfoss and Danfoss employees are a major contributor to United Way
  • Matching funding for Employee Charitable Contributions
  • Partner with Mainstream Living for employment opportunities
  • Major Contributor to the Ames DMACC Career Academy
  • Funded SD Hydraulics Lab at ISU for engineering program
  • VPP Certification Site

Careers & Opportunities

If you want to create powerful engineering solutions, drive a sustainable future across infrastructure, food, climate and energy, Danfoss is where you’ll make a real impact.

There are lots of reasons to join the Danfoss team. We have an attractive compensation package, as well as a wide range of benefits regardless of your position in the company. Danfoss supports employee development and continuous education. We offer employees a variety of learning opportunities including training and development, opportunities for job rotation and career advancement.

Choose from a wide range of career opportunities:

  • Production Operation Technician, Production Machining Technician, Material Handler, Maintenance.
  • Engineering, IT, Finance, Supply Chain, and more!

Training Incentives: Educational Reimbursement is available for Full-Time Regular and Part-Time Regular employees for qualified courses.