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Gage Setup

Keene, NH, US, 03431

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.


Gage Setup is responsible for supporting all product and customers by setting up, issuing, maintaining, calibrating & trouble shooting gages, measuring, testing equipment, and related work as required.   



  • This individual may generate and/or handle regulated (i.e. hazardous/non-hazardous) waste as part of this job. This must be disposed of in accordance with federal/state regulations.

  • Review and interpret drawings, process sheets /routings, operating instructions, and specifications.

  • Assist and Instruct associates in the proper use of gages, measuring and testing equipment.

  • Maintain accurate and complete daily inspection records.

  • Maintain work areas and equipment in neat and orderly manner.

  • Perform Testing / Inspections utilizing various test instruments and processes following established plans to determine conformance to specifications.

  • Process associated documents as required and specified.

  • Perform all tasks as assigned accurately with attention to detail per drawings, specifications, or other operational instructions.

  • Train other associates in safety, quality, inspection, testing, etc… as required.




  • Basic math & computer skills

  • Tooling & Master Selection / Storage

  • Check in / out of Gage Control System

  • Setup, adjust, and maintain ID/OD/TD/TL Gages

  • Basic calibration (bore pin, micrometers’s, etc…)

  • Basic gage maintenance [preferred]

  • Set up and basic troubleshooting on Manufacturing or Assembly gages [preferred]



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Highly knowledgeable in manufacturing and assembly processes for Quality planning or Inspection method development

  • Strong understanding of certification process including, reporting, maintenance and records     

  • Strong writing and communications skills and attention to detail.     

  • Extensive PC skills to include working capability within Microsoft Office suite   

  • SAP and Team center proficiency desired

  • 1-3 years manufacturing experience preferred


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.




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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Nearest Major Market: Bellows Falls
Nearest Secondary Market: Keene

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