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Checker Gauge

Bucyrus, OH, US, 44820

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.



Qualifies gauges, gauging equipment, and changeover parts used on production line.



Sets up BSA sound gauging unit and automatic gauging equipment, and individual gauges on changeovers using set-up gauges and following procedures.


Make periodic quality checks on a variety of special purpose gauges within an assigned area for proper gauging of product to specifications using projectors and pneumatic gauges.


Trouble shoots gauges, gauging equipment and machine parts for cause of improper performance using indicators and micrometers.


Make minor repairs and adjustments to gauging equipment and gauges.


Disassembles gauges and gauging equipment, locates source of trouble, repairs or replaces broken or worn parts.  Fits, aligns, calibrates and adjusts parts and reassembles using voltmeter, ammeter, air gauging equipment and miscellaneous hand tools.


Determines repairs to be made in the Tool Room.


Inspects incoming machine parts for proper dimensions using indicators and micrometers.


Handles and moves materials and equipment in and about department using hand truck or by hand carrying.  Performs miscellaneous duties such as dipping gauges in plastic and keeping tools and work area clean and orderly


Education and Experience:

3-5 years work experience in manufacturing environment or related education preferred.

Experience with quality gauging is a plus

Technical or mechanical background.

Proven record of reliable attendance, strong work ethic and team skills.

Demonstrated strong math and mechanical skills.

Must have high school or general equivalency diploma (GED)

Must be eligible to work in the U.S.



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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