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Grind Operator

New Philadelphia, OH, US, 44663

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.

This position exists to ensure that all products finished ground, assembled and shipped from the New Philadelphia Bearing Plant meet customer expectations for performance.

Responsibilities:  Proper set-up of grinding cell(s) including all adjustments necessary, either manual or programmed, to run product to spec. Manual loading of work pieces to and from shoes, chuck, etc. Transportation of tooling, equipment and materials to and from work areas. Accuracy of production transactions required. Measure, pack, and ship completed product when necessary. Accuracy of quality checks for visual defects and dimensional conformance to specifications required. Troubleshooting and corrective action as necessary to ensure continuous production of quality product. Safety and attention to detail to prevent injury to self and others is expected.  Other duties as assigned.

This position exists to ensure that all products assembled and shipped from the New Philadelphia Bearing Plant meet customer expectations for quality specifications, including documentation and certification.


Position is an afternoon shift role, working hours are 3pm to 1am (Monday through Thursday). Overtime opportunities on Friday.


Requirements: High School Diploma or GED.  Associate Degree in manufacturing, machining, or engineering preferred   Previous Work Experience desired: Precision grinding of product, mechanic duties, Manufacturing Tech, and/or troubleshooting experience.


Desired Skills for this Role:

-Mechanical Apptitude

-Attention to Detail

-Experience in Manufacturing

-Prior experience with micrometers, gauges, and/or calibers

-Time Management Skills




All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received nine 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 $3.6 billion in sales in 2018 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 35 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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