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Yaskawa America, Inc. - Drives & Motion Division is a U.S. corporation, created to provide Automation Solutions and Support to our customers in North America, Central America, and South America. Yaskawa is the world's largest manufacturer of AC Inverter Drives, Servo and Motion Control, and Robotics Automation Systems. Products are marketed through direct sales, partners, representatives, dealers, and distributors. Yaskawa America, Inc. - Drives & Motion Division is a wholly-owned corporation of Yaskawa Electric Corporation of Japan. Since 1915, Yaskawa Electric has served the world's needs for products to improve global productivity through Automation. This website is designed to support Yaskawa customers in the Americas.


Yaskawa Culture

Yaskawa is a financially-healthy company where respect for the employee is a part of the culture. Career opportunities abound offering creative challenges, chances to work with colleagues around the world and the pleasure of helping our customers succeed in the competitive marketplace. You'll enjoy equal opportunities for advancement - as well as chances to make a move from one operating group, location (domestic or international), or project to another

Yaskawa is a dynamic organization that has world class associates in the areas of engineering, manufacturing, R&D, sales, marketing and customer support services. As a global manufacturer of precision control components and systems for automotive, oil and gas, building automation, semiconductor, medical and industrial applications Yaskawa continues to grow in new and current markets served with a sound financial performance. Founded in 1915 in Japan, Yaskawa has grown into a worldwide presence with a tradition of industry leading technical advances with sales of over $3 Billion Dollars (US).

Some key advantages of working at Yaskawa:

  • Corporate culture of Quality and Customer Satisfaction
  • Many career opportunities in diverse areas
  • Global environment with interactions with numerous cultures
  • Secure, stable company with steady growth
  • Strong customer base in diverse markets
  • Leader of innovative technology in electric, hybrid and software development

Our commitment to hiring the best people and keeping them challenged and motivated for long term employment is key to the success of Yaskawa and our customers. Join Yaskawa and make your efforts count!