PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CDI Corporation (NYSE: CDI) announced today that it has entered into a three-year service agreement with Parker Hannifin's Parker Aerospace Group to provide managed staffing and project outsourcing services.
The CDI Engineering Solutions team will recruit and hire temporary personnel -- and manage a network of suppliers who will perform these functions -- for Parker Aerospace, a leading supplier of flight control, fuel & inerting, hydraulic, fluid conveyance, thermal management, and engine systems and technologies. Supporting positions ranging from engineering, information technology, manufacturing, finance and accounting to administrative and professional roles, CDI will provide managed staffing services to eight divisions in over 16 locations, supplying over 300 contingent employees. In addition, CDI will perform project-based engineering outsourcing services.
"We are confident CDI's track record of providing customized solutions will allow them to help us achieve our quality and cost efficiency goals," said Joan Clark, vice president of human resources for the Parker Aerospace Group.
"This is an unique opportunity where CDI can leverage both its staffing capabilities as well as its engineering expertise to provide a targeted program that is flexible enough to support Parker's requirements," said Robert Giorgio, president of CDI Engineering Solutions. "Because we clearly understand both their business and technical needs, we can supply Parker with a cost-effective, single-source of engineering services and professional staffing that will maximize their return on investment."
Headquartered in Philadelphia, CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) is a leading provider of engineering and information technology outsourcing solutions and professional staffing. Its operating units include CDI Engineering Solutions, CDI IT Solutions, CDI AndersElite Limited, and Management Recruiters International, Inc. With offices throughout North America and a joint venture in Mexico, CDI Engineering Solutions provides engineering outsourcing, project management and professional services to clients in the aerospace, government services, infrastructure, life sciences and process & industrial markets. Learn more at www.cdicorp.com.
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