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Machinist -Boring Mill

Saskatoon, SK, CA, S7K 8G8

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.

Together, We'll Keep the World Moving Forward.

Standard Machine was founded in 1967 and acquired by Timken in 2013.  Not everyone knows what Timken makes. But you'll recognize what Timken makes possible. We engineer solutions that keep the world moving by offering products and services to keep the world’s equipment, machinery and vehicles in motion.  Working closely with our sister companies in the Power Systems division of Timken, Standard Machine, is a custom job shop with in-house capabilities for complete power transmissions projects; milling, turning, gear cutting, gear grinding, induction hardening, and carburization, fabrication, mechanical and engineering.  


We are currently seeking a Machinist specializing in the programing and operation of large horizontal boring mills to join our team.



  • Interesting and varied work in a job shop;
  • Clean, warm and safe indoor work environment;
  • Career development - Extensive in-house training programs available;
  • Excellent compensation value including:
    •      Shift premiums,
    •      Short Term Incentive Plan,
    •      Competitive wages and benefits, 
    •      Onsite fitness centre,
    •      Company sponsored events,
    •      Work/life balance - At Standard Machine we put you and your family first.


The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum of 10 years progressive machining experience including setup and programming,
  • Capable of measuring parts up to 30 feet in length or diameter,
  • Systematic trouble shooting skills,
  • Proven ability to machine based on complex blue prints.
  • The ability to adapt to variety of process control situations as required.


Personal Aptitudes:

  • Capability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment,
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written,
  • Proven ability to organize and facilitate multiple projects in an accurate timely manner,
  • Team based history of exceeding goals.


The Job:

  • Operation of 50 tonne overhead cranes utilizing expert rigging techniques,
  • Pre-sequence inspection of all material and parts,
  • Efficient setup, programming and operation of CNC boring mills based on engineered drawings,
  • Loading & unloading material and parts for machining,
  • Completion of in-process inspections according to ISO and Quality Assurance standards,
  • Documentation of sequence processes and required manufacturing documentation.



        Work Experience and Job Skills:             

  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills.
  • Minimum five years of programming and operating large boring mills in a job shop environment,

       Academic, technical and professional competence:

  • Qualified candidates will be a Journeyman Machinist or have equivalent experience working in a similar environment.


(Applicants must be Permanent Residents or Citizens of Canada, provide proof of all relevant qualifications and be available to participate in a pre-employment testing and a Controlled Goods Security Assessment.)


Each member of our team contributes to the success of the business. 



Proudly Saskatchewan - Real Growth and Real Opportunity





All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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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