1515 Memorial Drive

Manitowoc, WI 54220

(920) 684-5575

Fax: (920) 684-1915

Mon - Fri: 8:00 - 4:30

Hose Assembly - Testing and Packing Operator

Posted: 11/06/2022

About Parker Hannifin:

Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.

Parflex-Manitowoc manufactures multiple types of braided plastic and rubber hose and polypropylene tubing for the most extreme applications on the planet. Specialty products include bonded, formed and reinforced hose and tubing, and many other customer specific designs used by air and space community, military, utility companies, farm implements, and U.S. military defense contractors.

Perks of Being a Parker Team Member:

  • Wages starting at $19.34 
  • $1250 sign-on bonus
  • Quarterly profit-sharing bonus program
  • $1000 perfect attendance award paid annually
  • Immediate eligibility to participate in competitive benefits; including medical, dental, vision, supplemental medical, HSA, 401K with company match, and more
  • 120 paid time off your first year of employment
  • 13 paid holidays off a year
  • Paid parental leave
  • Reimbursement for safety shoes, safety glasses, tuition, and wellness
  • Employee assistance program
  • Team member discounts
  • Environmentally controlled 70° work environment 365 days a year!

Schedule and Location:
Located at 1717 Duffek Dr. in Manitowoc, WI

  • 2nd shift openings Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm (8 hrs)
  • 3rd shift openings Sunday-Thursday 10pm-6am (8 hrs)
  • Flexible overtime schedule when voluntary or required


  • Responsible for material handling related to the job
  • Remove hose from storage reel, cut out any obvious defects, proof test as required, coil good hose on to packaging reel per spec. and stretch wrap finished reel
  • Accountable for process, evaluation, measurement, documentation, and improvement on a continual basis in order to meet plant business objectives
  • Monitor cover and cure line while Extruder Technician is on break or fulfilling other duties
  • Share responsibility with the technician for quality and productivity of the cover and cure line
  • All irregularities will be reported to the Shift Supervisor or Leader
  • Participate in area and process team activities and projects
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Leader


  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent/GED
  • United States residency
  • Must be able to accurately and consistently record all measurements with tape measures, calipers and/or micrometers for quality audit documentation
  • Must be competent in basic math, possess analytical skills and have good verbal and written communication