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Sr Manufacturing Engineer

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 of Position

Engineering is fundamental to our mission of using our knowledge to make the world’s industries work better.  This position serves a critical function in ensuring our New Philadelphia Bearing Plant meets and exceeds its manufacturing performance targets for safety, customer service, quality, productivity, and cost.


The Senior Manufacturing Engineer position supports business plan objectives by providing engineering and project management necessary for implementing projects that are large and complex. This person also develops new technologies while supporting plant production, quality control, and continuous improvement needs. This position reports to the Manager of Quality Advancement and Engineering

and works closely with the plant’s operations team.


Success in this position requires a broad and proven background in manufacturing engineering, project management, innovation, problem-solving and communication.


Essential Responsibilities

  1. Provide solutions to daily engineering-related problems in the areas of production, quality control, and continuous improvement.
  2. Design new or modify existing machinery where no existing solution or cost-competitive options are available.
  3. Seek out and manage contractors and suppliers as new technologies are implemented.
  4. Manage multiple projects that involve the delegation of work elements to other engineers, analysts, operative associates, and contractors.
  5. Define and create business cases for continuous improvement projects.
  6. Provide data-based problem solving using advanced statistics and controlled experiments.


Technical/Functional Skills Required

  • Direct experience and knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, gauging, controls, and mechanical and electrical design principles
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in CAD/DAM
  • Above-average Microsoft Suite proficiency


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Manufacturing Engineering, plus 4 years’ relevant 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 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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