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Manager-Shift Operations 1

Springfield, MO, US, 65807

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.

This position is responsible for the management of ALL plant operations on the midnight shift.


This role directs the group of production supervisors that are responsible for overseeing associates in all manufacturing departments responsible for the production of Belts for the Springfield plant.


Responsibilities of this key plant leadership team member include:

  • Ensure shift operations run safely and effectively to meet the objectives of the business (safety, quality, delilvery, and cost)
  • “Shift Operations” includes the following work centers:
    • PT Component Division: Mixing, Mill Room, Calendaring, Bias Tables, Cord Room, Butt Splicing
    • Wrap Molded Division: Build, Skive, Wrap, Band, Cure, Inspect, Pack
    • Raw Edge Division: Large Raw Edge Build through Inspect, Drum Repair, Jacket build, Small Raw Edge build through inspect/pack
  • Manage activities, processes, equipment and people (~80 people per shift)
  • Analyze processes and procedures to safely produce maximum service with minimal downtime
  • Manage employee relations including hiring, disciplinary action, training, coaching and counseling
  • Drive results and continuous improvement in the organization.
  • Conduct Safety and Quality audits


Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, sciences, business, or other related field and

           minimum 5 years of manufacturing experience- at least 3 of which are in supervision.




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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