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Mechanical Maintenance Operator

San Jose Iturbide, GUA, MX, 37980

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 performs maintenance work requests, equipment breakdowns and planned maintenance activities not handled by the equipment operators. Provides support for changes to existing equipment or introduction of new equipment. Carries out a pre-planned Preventative Maintenance Schedule on all key assets and equipment. Executes the tasks defined in the Maintenance Department to ensure that there is minimal downtime, either through planned preventive maintenance or through the effective use of resources so that unscheduled breakdowns have minimal disruption to operations.


The Mechanical Technician follows directions form the Facility and Maintenance Supervisor (i. e. motivated, developed managed, evaluated, etc.) executes day-to-day operations of the department in optimal manner, uses effectively the resources of the company, complies optimal following of safety and environmental standards, complies predictive and preventative maintenance programs, and executes repairs, modifications and upgrades on all key assets and equipment. The team of Mechanical and Electrical Technicians, guided by the Facility and Maintenance Supervisor supports the continuous improvement and success of daily manufacturing operations. Regular contact with Facility and Maintenance Supervisor, first line supervisors and Process Engineers is critical.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Maintain a system to carry out preventative and predictive planned maintenance on all key assets, including diagnostic tools, tests and assessments.
  • Identify and maintain a Maintenance stores system for all key machine/equipment spares and consumables  
  • Perform pneumatic and hydraulic fault finding to component or device level.
  • Perform mechanical fault finding on gearboxes etc to component or device level.
  • Site services maintenance including installation and troubleshooting of electrical, gas, water and air systems. Portable appliance testing and the maintenance and fault finding on boilers, compressors etc. 5.  Repair and maintain physical structure of plant
  • Team Participation: routine involvement with a variety of plant teams focused on continuous improvement. Occasionally serve as facilitator of such teams.
  • Set up and operate machine tools (lathes, grinders, mills, drill presses, etc.) to repair and/or fabricate parts, jigs, fixtures and tools.
  • When properly trained, may run production equipment when required to assist in the timely completion of production schedules.


Bachelor´s Degree:

Bachelor's or technical degree in mechanical or mechatronic engineering/technology. 



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 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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