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Shipper/ Receiver

Mokena, IL, US, 60448

Timken Gears and Services Philadelphia Gear brand is seeking a Shipper/ Receiver for the Mokena, Illinois service center. Philadelphia Gear's world-class engineering and technical staff provides our extensive customer base across the globe with a full-range of power transmission solutions for the world’s Energy, Infrastructure and Defense industries.  Philadelphia Gear customers depend on high-quality, reliable power transmission equipment to lower the cost of operation and reduce down time, while producing at the highest levels. Philadelphia Gear is ready to meet these challenges, bringing over 100 years of experience providing gearing for various industrial applications.

The Shipper/ Receiver position reports to the Service Center Supervisor. This position is responsible for effectively preserving, packaging, and shipping all parts and products in accordance with the policies and procedures outlined in the Shipping Department ISO manual, in a proper, cost effective and timely manner to our customers. All work methods must conform with company rules and regulations, attendance policies, variations, and safety procedures, producing the required levels of quality and through-put.


Duties & Responsibilities: The Incumbent will have primary responsibility for the shipment of all materials from the Service Center facility and will be primarily responsible for the following (other duties may be assigned as necessary):

  • Timeliness and proper preservation and satisfactory packaging or boxing of all materials to be shipped.
  • Satisfactory completion of all customer required details such as markings, documents and carriers.
  • Customer satisfaction in terms of timeliness of delivery.
  • Work rule adherence
  • Quality adherence.
  • Productivity.
  • Document and update all policies, procedures, and manuals.


  • Must be able to use tools such as band saws jig saws, nail guns and other hand tools required to perform shipment of large items that may require palletizing or crating
  • Must be able to build a wooden crate
  • Computer skills
  • Operate powered industrial lift (fork truck)
  • Operate a crane
  • High School Diploma Required

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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