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Multi-Surface Grinder Operator

Union, SC, US, 29379

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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


Perform job within a work team environment under minimum direct supervision to demanding quality and production objectives. Set-up, operate and maintain a MSG (Multi-Surface Grinder) asset.


Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: planning, organizing, communicating, use of interpersonal skills, team worker, and exercising strong judgment and initiative. Read, interpret and follow procedures, drawing, instructions, data sheets, blueprints and technical manuals. Possess knowledge of plant processes and products. Plans and perform various final inspection and Q.C. auditing processes to include gauging set-ups, magnetic particle inspection, sizing and marking of components, and other visual and dimensional checks. Inspects for defects and makes disposition of rejects. Work closely with team to provide coverage for maximum uptime and coordinates with various support centers for cell needs. Trains team members to perform various duties. Maintains clean and safe work environment and is attentive to process to avoid costly scrap, rework, repairs and for attaining schedule requirements.


Minimum Requirements:


1) Ability to read and interpret complicated drawings, instructions, procedures and blueprints.

2) Ability to do advanced mathematics and handbook formulas.

3) Capable of learning mechanical and/or electrical principles.

4) Ability to use complicated measuring tools.

5) Must possess good training and communications skills.

6) Must have strong mechanical aptitude and display good organizing capabilities.

7) Awareness of TRP processes and products.

8) Minimum of 3 years experience in one of the following areas:  N/C Machining, Grinding, Inspection or Machine Repair.

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, a global technology leader in engineered bearings and industrial motion, designs a growing portfolio of next-generation products for diverse industries. For 125 years, Timken has used its specialized expertise to innovate and create customer-centric solutions that increase reliability and efficiency. The company posted $4.8 billion in sales in 2023 and employs more than 19,000 people globally, operating from 45 countries. Timken is one of the World's Most Innovative Companies, according to Fast Company, and has been recognized among America's Most Responsible Companies and America's Greatest Workplaces for Diversity by Newsweek, the World's Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere and America's Most Innovative Companies by Fortune.

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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