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GAF HEAT TREAT MFG ASSOCIATE-197942 1

Gaffney, SC, US, 29341


Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

 

Sets up and operates carburizing and hardening furnaces and related equipment in heat treating roller bearing components to specifications.

 

 

WORKING PROCEDURE:

 

  • Receives instructions and directions from Lead Manufacturing Associate and work assignments from Supervisor.
  • Sets up heat treating equipment.  Changes various changeover parts such as holding fixtures and quench plugs.  Makes adjustments to equipment such as adjusting cylinder stroke, limit switches, conveyor speeds, etc.
  • Operates heat treat furnaces, quench presses and cooler-washer-rinse-dryer units to carburize, temper, harden, quench, draw, cool, wash, rinse and dry bearing parts.
  • Checks product visually for surface defects and dimensionally for conformance to specifications using various measuring instruments.
  • Lights up furnaces by opening and adjusting air and gas valves.  Shuts down furnaces by closing valves.  Assists maintenance personnel in making major repairs.
  • Responsible for quality and quality of work produced in assigned production area.
  • Performs a number of miscellaneous duties such as fracturing and examining test pieces after heat treatment, procuring tooling at tool crib; handling and transporting materials, tools and equipment in and about department; and keeping equipment and work area clean and orderly.

 

 

 

 

THE ABOVE STATEMENT REFLECTS THE GENERAL DETAILS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO DESCRIBE THE PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB IDENTIFIED AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF ALL OF THE WORK REQUIREMENTS THAT MAY BE INHERENT IN THE JOB.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.


Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


 


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina