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The Timken Company

Mgr - Mfg Technology and Metrology

The Timken Company - North Canton, OH



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

This position exists to provide technical leadership and management in the area of manufacturing technology fundamentals with a primary focus on hard machining, grinding (all forms) and other surface finishing technologies, automation and controls, and metrology. The position will ensure that the appropriate core competencies are maintained and developed to provide the necessary support to the business units (BUs) in maintenance of current products, development of new products as well as staying abreast of new technologies that could impact the business or present future opportunities. In addition, the position is responsible for the management and oversight of our global gauge calibration facilities as well as providing general metrology services out of our WHQ operation.

Essential Responsibilities

Leading and supervising the Manufacturing Technology & Metrology Group.

Leading the creation and maintenance of a 5-year roadmap of manufacturing technology tactics that are aligned with the company's overall strategy and that deliver value across multiple time horizon periods.

Developing new supplier partners for manufacturing investment and ensuring maintenance of talent and capabilities that sustain and further our strategic, technical core competencies.

Driving project rigor, adherence to project plans, creation of appropriate metrics and other tools to characterize the overall ROI for this group.

Functioning as the primary contact for the business groups for machining, finishing, assembly and metrology technologies.

Leading development efforts to ensure that the BUs have access to a full portfolio of cost-effective finishing technologies for all combinations of product type, size, complexity and production volume.

Partnering with product design and development to ensure design for manufacture practices are successfully implemented.

Directing efforts to assess our consistency of process implementations globally and recommending/implementing KBE-based processes as deemed appropriate.

Maintaining awareness of external technology developments and justifying their investigation as appropriate.

Technical/Functional Skills Required

Knowledge of manufacturing operations and requirements for successful deployment of new technologies

Track record of significant accomplishment in advanced technical projects

Proven ability to influence internal and external customers

Demonstrated aptitude for leadership/management

Expertise in relevant manufacturing technology fundamentals

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering and 15 years of experience in manufacturing engineering (with either technology-development and/or operations focus) and 5 years of technical management

Master's degree in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering (preferred)

PhD in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering (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.

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The Timken Company


Mgr - Mfg Technology and Metrology The Timken Company - North Canton, OH, United States


Location: North Canton, OH

Company Profile:
As a global industrial technology leader, we apply our deep knowledge of metallurgy, friction management and power transmission to improve the reliability and efficiency of machinery all around the world. We engineer, manufacture and market mechanical components and high-performance steel. Our bearings, engineered-steel bars and tubes -- as well as transmissions, gearboxes, chain and related products and services -- support diversified markets worldwide.