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Material Handler

Manchester, CT, US, 06042

We're passionate about applying our expertise to engineer and manufacture applications that will perform in the most challenging environments. Every day, more than 20,000 associates around the world collaborate to deliver unique solutions and unparalleled value to our customers.

Aerospace Drive Systems, a division of Timken Power Systems, is currently seeking a Material Handler to support operations for the Manchester, CT site. The material handler position involvesproduct being moved throughout the manufacturing facility. The use of hand jacks and power industrial trucks will be required. This position utlizes the operator's skills and knowledge to efficiently perform and maintain the flow of product in the manufacturing facility.


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Maintain efficient and accurate flow of product on manufaturing floor
  • Ensure that standard procedures are followed in all aspects of work
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives utilizing lean manufacturing tools and techniques
  • Act as a role model, coach and trainer for new associates to foster a team environment
  • Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations
  • Support improvement projects as assigned
  • Must perform all other duties as assigned by supervisor/ manager



  • Ability to stand or sit for extended period of time
  • Fine motor skills with frequent hand and arm movement
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Moderate twisting and bending
  • Moderate climbing on step stools or platforms
  • Utilization of forklifts (forklift experience desired)


Basic Qualifications:

  • US citizen or green card holder
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Solid math skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Basic computer skills. Excel software experience is a plus
  • Manufacturing experience. Aerospace is a plus
  • Able to follow procedures and instructions

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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