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Principal/Specialist - NDE

North Canton, OH, US, 44720


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.

 

Purpose of Position

This position provides scientific and technical oversight of developments and applications regarding nondestructive evaluation (NDE) for the Timken Company and its products. In particular, this position will focus on the use of electro-magnetic techniques such as magnetic particle, eddy current and Barkhausen Noise Testing for product quality assurance and process monitoring to ensure finished products meet performance requirements. This position contributes to innovations regarding the application of NDE to enhance the Timken Company's technical capabilities and competencies for creation of value and strategic advantage.

 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Develop test methods for prototype or first-time manufactured components with characteristics uncommon to standard product. Work with or develop new technologies to assess Timken products non-destructively.
  • Provide technical expertise on issues surrounding NDE; both in the testing of products and manufacturing process capabilities.
  • Balance the requirements of various end users and compile into standard testing procedures acceptable meeting corporate standards as well as customer requirements.

 

Technical/Functional Skills Required

  • Understanding of electromagnetic theory and practice
  • Exposure to non-destructive test methods; particularly electromagnetic methods
  • Strong interpersonal and team skills
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Advanced analytic and computer skills for analysis and communications

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Engineering or Physics and 5 years of relevant NDE work experience, or
  • PhD in Engineering or Physics, with concentration in NDE

 

Notes

  • Actual title (Principal vs. Specialist) and compensation will be commensurate to education and experience of selected candidate.
  • This role will report to the Group Leader of NDE at our World Headquarters in North Canton, OH

 

 

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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Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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