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Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Fulton, IL, US, 61252

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.

Position Summary:  Provide the engineering and project management experience necessary to support the implementation of manufacturing engineering initiatives and projects. Responsibilities include the support and advancement of plant production, quality control, maintenance and continuous improvement.


Essential Job Duties: 

  • Provide solutions to daily engineering related problems in the areas of production, quality control and Continuous Improvement.
  • Manage the work being done by contractors and suppliers as new and existing technology is implemented.
  • Manage multiple projects that involve the delegation of assignments to others in the plant e.g. engineers, maintenance and operative associates.
  • Define and justify Continuous Improvement projects in all areas of production.
  • Work with associates from Production areas to implement ideas.
  • Advanced Problem Solving with the ability to implement permanent solutions to critical issues.


Minimum Requirements:  

  • Good communication skill (oral and written) is a necessity.
  • Must have sound project management skills as well as the ability to lead and train other engineers, analysts and hourly people in order to complete projects.
  • Knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, gauging, controls and mechanical or electrical engineering design principles.
  • Experience with equipment commonly found in a manufacturing environment.
  • CAD experience is required.


Education and/or Experience:  Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Manufacturing or Agricultural Engineering.  Minimum of 4 years of Manufacturing Engineering or related experience.

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 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 19,000 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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