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Mechatronics Technician - A

Union, SC, US, 29379

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.

Job Description:

Maintain, repair, systematic troubleshootingand rebuilding of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems on advanced automated equipment and machinery. Inspect and test electronic and mechanical equipment and devices to identify and proactively correct potential failures. Plan and schedule repair activities to minimize production downtime including working over shutdowns, weekends and holidays. Interpret and follow complicated drawings, instructions and specifications.  Proficiency in knowledge of control elements, power supplies, control circuits, instruments, relay logic, integrated circuits, AC/DC motors, motor controllers, hydraulics, mechanical power transmission, mechanical controls,SCRs, pumps and linear slide systems.  Able to read, understand and program PLC ladder logic for diagnostics and system upgrades.  Observe all plant and department safety requirements during inspection and repair of equipment.


Equipment and machinery supported includes but not limited to:

  1. AB SLC PLCs, Fanuc CNC and Siemens CNC machine control systems
  2. SCADA systems and Operator Interfaces
  3. Hydraulic, pneumatic and pump systems
  4. CNC Turning Lathes and Milling Machines
  5. Precision Grinding Machinery
  6. Facility Infrastructure systems
  7. Heat Treating furnaces



Minimum Requirements:

  1. Associates Degree in Mechatronics Technology
  2. Thorough knowledge of electronic, mechanical and electrical principles.
  3. Must be willing to work any shift.
  4. Must be willing to work over-time.


Preferred Requirements:

  1. Experience using complicated electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic drawings, advanced shop mathematics and handbook formulas.
  2. Experience using other forms of maintenance equipment such as optical alignment, vibration analyzers, ultrasonic detectors, oscilloscopes, etc.
  3. Mechanical and electronic maintenance experience on Timken bearing manufacturing equipment including: multi-surface grinders, hard and green turning lathes, centerless grinders, machining centers and support systems.


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




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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