Barber-Nichols is a world class supplier of electronics enhanced turbomachines and turbomachine based subsystems for aerospace, defense and other demanding markets.

We are looking to continue our success by building on the creativity and imagination of our talented workforce. Our core values, the beliefs that they instill and the stories that support them all define our company culture and what it’s like to be on the Barber-Nichols team.

Barber-NicholsBarber-Nichols Core Values:

  • Can Do Attitude
  • Continual Learning
  • Creativity & Imagination
  • Caring Relationships
  • Honest Behavior

Barber-Nichols started as a two-employee company that is still continuing to grow over 50 years later. With dedication to the mission, vison along with the core values Barber-Nichols has earned a 95% repeat customer base. In areas such as aerospace, cryogenics, military defense, energy, transportations and more we are able to pave the way into the future. Would you like to help get rockets off the ground? Help create machinery that develops the latest medical technology? Help the military defend our country? And that’s just the beginning! Join us and start a career that makes a difference.

Apply today!

Company Benefits

At Barber-Nichols we believe that we are only as good as our employees. Therefore, we offer a generous and competitive benefits package which includes:

  • Competitive medical and dental insurance
  • Company paid Life/AD&D insurance 
  • Company paid short term and long term disability insurance
  • FSA/HSA savings accounts with a company HSA contribution
  • 401K matching and profit sharing program
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Education reimbursement
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Military Leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Company sponsored employee events
  • And more!

Career Areas

Whether you’re working on air turbine pump assemblies for the U.S Navy’s Virginia-Class Submarine Program or you’re helping write new customer proposals, your work at Barber-Nichols is meaningful. We have multiple areas where you can start your career here. Check out our Current Job Openings to see what positions we’re hiring for now.

Areas of Job Opportunity:

  • Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Operations
  • Manufacturing
  • Project Management
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Supply Chain
  • Assembly & Testing
  • Quality Control
  • Purchasing


Summer internships for specific areas of business will be open for applications in mid-March.


If you need an accommodation to apply for a position, please call (303) 327-8697. All other questions, please email



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