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Shipping & Support Operator

New Philadelphia, OH, US, 44663

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.


Purpose and Scope

This position exists as indirect support of the production, inspection and shipment of product from the New Philadelphia Bearing Plant.  It is accountable for the availability of tooling and hardstock as well as tightness of product and shipping.



  1. Accurate recipt and location of incoming materials
  2. Systematic supply of stock to kanban assignments
  3. Timely notification of material overages and shortages
  4. Accurate recipt and location of all tooling
  5. Tooling delivery, pickup and inspection
  6. Issuance of correct tooling and grind supplies to machine operators
  7. Visual inspection of product prior to packaging
  8. Timely packing and shipping of product according to customer specifications
  9. Accuracy of product transactions
  10. Safety and attention to detail to prevent injury to self and others
  11. External processing of purchase orders
  12. Material review board (MRB) review of return shipments


Technical/Functional Skills Required

  • Aptitude for basic shop floor math
  • Basic computer skills
  • Clerical accuracy in performing simple and technical reporting
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivated team player
  • Good organizational skills


Preferred Technical/Functional Skills (for potential precision grinding)

  1. Demonstrated mechanical ability
  2. Experience or aptitude for reading gauges
  3. Problem solving


Minimum Requirements

  1. High school diploma and 2 or more years' relevant experience (5 or more years preferred)
  2. Grinding/machining education and/or 2 years' of precision grinding experience (highly 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.

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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