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Sr Process Engineer

San Jose Iturbide, GUA, MX, 37980

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.

This position will be located in San José Iturbide, Guanajuato Plant.


Process and Equipment Design

  • Use broad knowledge of manufacturing processes, production equipment, and functionality to recommend and oversee process changes and improvements.
  • Demonstrated expertise in two or more complex manufacturing processes.
  • Support efforts in the install of and the upgrades to, the latest, most value added equipment, controls, and technology.
  • Perform and direct standard statistical analysis of manufacturing processes (e.g.: capability studies) and equipment performance (e.g.: mean time between failures) to determine potential areas of problems and improvements.
  • Define, identify, design, implement and document modifications to manufacturing processes and the associated production equipment which maximize production capacity, minimize manufacturing costs, improve product quality and eliminate safety concerns.


Process Improvements

  • Perform and direct standard statistical analysis of process items (e.g.: tool life averages, abrasives usage, machine attainment, scrap, customer complaints, etc.) to determine areas for improvement and cost savings.
  • Apply Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement techniques (e.g.: Value Stream Mapping, Quick Changeover, Kaizen, 5S, etc.) in an effort to eliminate waste and improve performance.
  • Utilize manufacturing knowledge and expertise to help make decisions concerning operative staffing, process flow, and process layout.


Product Design

  • Use knowledge in the functional design of standard products produced in the plant to recommend and influence decisions relating to process changes and the relative impact on product functionality.
  • Perform and direct standard statistical analysis of product characteristics (e.g.: scrap percentages, hardstock audits, etc.) to determine potential areas for improvements.
  • Under limited direction of the plant engineering and corporate engineering staffs, coordinate, modify and document modifications to in-process product designs (e.g.: green and hardstock) which reduce scrap, improve manufacturability and meet new customer specifications.


Manufacturing and General Plant Support

  • Provide general process support to the plant as required.  Areas of support could include, but not limited to, fluid systems, equipment and line layouts, abrasives usage and tooling.
  • Provide general administrative support to the Engineering and Facilities Manager.  Areas of support could include, but not limited to, quality control, cost analysis, business planning, and capital budgeting.
  • Interface with internal and external customers concerning product quality, delivery and service.  Lead Manufacturing associates in team problem solving and elimination of customer complaints and processing issues.


Operation and Maintenance Support

  • ​​​​​​​Assist the Maintenance Department in developing Preventive Maintenance (PM) procedures and programs.
  • Assist Operation and Maintenance associates in diagnosing equipment failures and corrective actions.
  • Serve as a technical leader of the Team Lead Operative Associates, which would include training, support and development.

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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