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SC Tech 3

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.

Primary responsibilities for this positions include: 1. Grinding - Setting up and operating various types of precision grinding equipment and 2. Machining - Setting up and operating various types of precision machining equipment, in addition to:

3. Build Up - Performing final build up/inspection of tapered roller bearings and determining the final space size requirements for the bearing's lateral clearance.

4. Final Inspection - Measuring critical dimensions on a wide range of products and recording information for internal and external use.

5. Welding - Operating a TIG welder to weld the assembly of finished product. Unique welding processes exist for two types of cages: pin-type and stamped-steel. This position is also responsible for performing breakdown and preventive maintenance on area assets and is accountable for the quality of product produced and for schedule attainment.

Minimum Requirements

Basic math skills
3-5 years manufacturing experience
Ability to operate industrial hand tools
Ability to operate powered industrial trucks
Ability to read blueprints
Gauging with micrometers, dial indicators, etc.
Grinding, machining and welding education and/or experience
Good communication, teamwork skills, and attention to detail 
Basic computer skills

Preferred Requirements

Advanced gauging (e.g., CMM, CPG, etc.)

Quality systems awareness


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

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: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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