Explore, Innovate, and Grow with a Job at Gates

Global Opportunities with Jobs in Engineering, Manufacturing, Business, and Beyond

Creating the highest quality industrial and automotive solutions in the world takes world-class talent. We hire employees who show potential and drive in a range of disciplines, and then together we learn and grow. Whether you are looking for a career in North America or one of our many international locations, Gates is the place to excel in:

  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • HSE
  • Legal
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Supply Chain Management

See your smart ideas through to reality. Join Gates engineering team, and innovate in the science of motion performance. You’ll start with an understanding of customer and market needs, and then research, design, develop, and test custom solutions that save costs, increase production, improve safety, and conserve energy. Whether your focus is in manufacturing, process, quality, packaging, or electrical engineering, help Gates build efficient and effective components and systems for the industrial and automotive worlds.


From running day-to-day processes to helping Gates achieve long-term business goals, Gates employees in operations roles understand manufacturing technologies and their impact on business, quality, continuous improvement, and change management. Protecting our employees is of utmost importance to us, so we work together to implement safety measures and work practices that minimize risk. Whether you work in an executive position or in production on the plant floor, we want your job at Gates to be exciting and secure, empowering and rewarding.

Sales & Marketing

Our sales and marketing representatives collaborate to communicate the key value propositions of Gates solutions to the many industries we serve. From market analysis and segmentation to pricing and channel management, our sales and marketing teams bring our brand promise to life. Every day we derive success from understanding Gates business objectives and communicating the benefits of working with us to esteemed customers and partners.


Gates offers a range of finance and accounting opportunities for employees in roles from financial analyst to the executive level. Join the team of number crunchers who monitor, forecast, and help drive the financial health of our vast organization.

Information Technology

Business analysts, systems architects, network and IT engineers, and technicians discover rewarding careers in the ever-evolving, systems-dependent world of Gates.

Human Resources

Our HR experts use advanced software and processes to keep compensation and benefits, recruiting and talent management, and other important facets of Gates life running smoothly.

Awards & Recognition

At Gates we know it’s our people who keep us moving. We recognize the dedication of our employees with a Service Award after one year and in five-year increments thereafter. We also issue Winner’s Circle Awards to those who drive our continuous improvement efforts forward, uncovering cost saving opportunities in our production and distribution facilities. And every two years the individuals who best exemplifies the spirit of innovation inspired by our founder receive the Charles C. Gates Award for Excellence – our highest form of recognition.

Straight from the Source

“Gates has given me experiences that I couldn’t have imagined when I started as an application engineer. I was encouraged to step outside engineering and have now had successful roles in marketing as well as strategic and tactical business planning.”

- Shannon, Metals Program Manager, Denver, CO

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