Personal and Professional Growth

Engineering Summer Internship

Thorofare, NJ, US

What Timken makes possible begins with you.
Those who came before us helped land a man on the moon, create the world's infrastructure, and introduce renewable energy alternatives. Now you can join the Timken team to write your own unique story and help drive what's next.


A career at Timken means you can have an immediate impact doing Work That Matters to the world— improving the efficiency of today's industrial equipment and preparing for the future of motion on our planet and beyond. New employees can start contributing right away, and there are many opportunities to advance your career at your own pace. Join our global team of 20,000 people in 46 countries, and start helping our customers push the limits of what's possible in their world of motion.


GGB, LLC a Timken Company

Thorofare, NJ


Who is GGB?

With more than 1,100 employees across 40 countries, GGB is a tribological leader helping minimize frictional loss through plain bearing and surface engineering technologies. With manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., Germany, France, Brazil, Slovakia, and China and a global supply chain of local sales offices and distribution centers, we serve customers anywhere in the world while providing comprehensive local support and quick deliveries. We work to push the boundaries of possibility, inspiring customers across all markets to partner—and innovate—alongside us. Markets include: Aerospace, Agriculture, Automotive, Compressor, Construction, Energy, Fluid Power, General Industrial, Oil & Gas, Primary Metals, and Recreation.


Our core values of Safety, Excellence and Respect aim to establish open, creative and safe work environments to maximize each employee’s human possibility and achieve excellence. GGB encourages the pursuit of personal goals and individual development of people through motivation and training to achieve personal and professional excellence.


Paid Internship Program

Participants will be based at the GGB manufacturing facilities in Thorofare, NJ, and will be provided a balance of functional responsibilities and project leadership opportunities.  Program benefits include visibility to site and Division leaders, as well as exposure to different functional areas as part of the work experience. 


Available Internship Positions for Summer 2024 Include:

Mechanical Engineers

Chemical Engineers

Material Science Engineers


Job Description

  • Intern will work on a specific project or projects/activities in their field in the area of process improvement and manufacturing engineering.
  • Monitor process and provide opportunities to improve performance and minimize waste.
  • Focus on design, operation, control, and optimization of processes to determine efficiencies.
  • Lead and provide a formal summary report & briefing on project.
  • Participate in our lean processes working with cross-functional teams.


Critical Skills & Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication/interpersonal skills.
  • Pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field with very strong academic performance.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with project teams and achieve extraordinary results.
  • Analytical capabilities and expert proficiency in Microsoft office applications.
  • Aptitude for hands-on work that will involve data collection and other assigned tasks in the production plant.


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.

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The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and industrial motion products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $4.5 billion in sales in 2022 and employs more than 20,000 people globally, operating from 46 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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