Why The Toro Company

Life at The Toro Company

Our employees take pride in doing their part to make the outdoors beautiful. Explore why thousands of talented folks call The Toro Company home.


Our Culture is the foundation on which we base our success. The Toro Company culture is best illustrated by our Pride in Excellence (PIE) model, a way of life that instills values-driven behaviors in our daily work.

Pride in Excellence supports our interactions with each other and encourages specific people values and performance values.

People Values

  • Respect and Trust
  • Teamwork and Partnership
  • Empowerment
  • Coaching
  • Recognition
  • Communication

Performance Values:

  • Do What We Say We Will Do
  • Build Growth and Profitability
  • Be Customer Driven With Urgency
  • Embrace Risk and Opportunity
  • Create and Leverage Innovation
  • Continuously Improve 



Giving and Volunteerism

At The Toro Company, we believe that a satisfying life comes from contributing at work and giving back to the communities important to you. In many ways, we support your interests and involvement:   


Volunteering is an important part of our culture.  As a full-time office employee, you may use up to 20 paid hours annually to roll-up your sleeves and give back to others. Participate in volunteer activities of your own interest or in company-sponsored activities like building playgrounds, constructing sports fields, cleaning up the environment, or promoting education.  In the Twin Cities, we often partner with the Minnesota Twins, Habitat for Humanity and The Minnesota Zoo on service projects. 

Your volunteerism and giving at Toro is supported by:

  • 20 paid hours per year for volunteering
  • Dollars for Doers
  • Matching Gift Program
  • Team event Program
  • Individual Heroic Effort Program



At The Toro Company, we embrace the wide array of characteristics and backgrounds that makes each person unique, and leverage those individual capabilities and perspectives to help fuel our growth. Diversity in our skills and talents helps us generate creative ideas and better solutions. By striving to both reflect as well as embrace the diversity of our customer base, we can offer innovative products and solutions to meet their needs – and remain competitive in a rapidly-changing global environment.


Recognizing and respecting diversity makes The Toro Company a better place to work. We acknowledge the value of each employee and the fair consideration each applicant seeks, so we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

As we strive to attract and retain the very best employees, we are committed to fostering an atmosphere that embraces diversity and supports The Toro Company’s programs and policies related to equal opportunity. Our philosophy of embracing diversity and equal opportunity aligns with our people values, which include respect and trust, teamwork and partnership, empowerment, coaching, recognition and communication.

Our Company

At The Toro Company, we take great pride in helping our customers enrich the beauty, productivity, and sustainability of the land. Founded in 1914, The Toro Company was built on a tradition of quality and caring relationships. Today, the company is a leading worldwide provider of innovative solutions for the outdoor environment including turf maintenance, snow and ice management, landscape, rental and specialty construction equipment, and irrigation and outdoor lighting solutions. Through a strong network of professional distributors, dealers and retailers in more than 125 countries, we proudly offer a wide range of products across a family of global brands to help golf courses, professional contractors, groundskeepers, agricultural growers, rental companies, government and educational institutions, and homeowners – in addition to many leading sports venues and historic sites around the world.