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The Timken Company

Sr. Quality Engineer

The Timken Company - Canton, SD

Post Date:05/04/18

Company:The Timken Company



Job Type:Full Time


Education:High School / GED


Experience:6 months - 2 years

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Your Career Begins at Timken

If youre 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.


Develop excellence in the Quality Advancement Global Quality organization (including bearings, sourced product, distribution, logistics, and mechanical power transmission) through the development and maintenance of quality systems. Provide leadership to maintain a high quality profile in the eyes of our customers and shareholders. This position works closely with our operational sites including manufacturing plants and distribution centers, Mechanical Power Transmissions facilities, Supplier Quality Development, Corporate Packaging, Transportation, Strategic Sourcing, Product Management, Engineering, R & D, and members of the Quality Advancement teams globally.


Develop, maintain, and deliver training to facilities and corporate entities for quality systems tools and processes, and maintain training shared documents and SharePoint.

Develop and perform internal business support audits and TQMS audits in facilities; create reports and issue corrective actions as needed; follow up for timely resolution.

Drive complaint management including review of external complaints, internal complaints, and external supplier DMRs through systematic review of problem solving processes, responses, and verification.

Drive quality system and process enhancements to meet business objectives.

Create, deliver, and monitor safe launch plans and processes to distribution sites to ensure customer satisfaction as new products are launched through the supply chain.

Provide communication interface between facilities and support areas to promote the understanding of quality problems, needs, and improvement opportunities. Drive standard processes.

Deploy TQMS modules to sites; monitor results and drive improvements in self-assessment and focused audit scores.

Interface with suppliers, customers, and business personnel to resolve quality issues.


Basic Industry Quality Systems knowledge: ISO 9001 or equivalent

Basic Timken Quality Management System (TQMS)

Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint.

SAP basic navigation skills

Product knowledge with emphasis on product identification

Process knowledge - basic manufacturing and distribution

Team building skills

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal; ability to work in global environment recognizing cultural differences

Learning Agility


Minimum: Bachelor - Engineering, Business or IT


Preferred: 2-5 years of experience in quality, supply chain, engineering, manufacturing or logistics

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


Sr. Quality Engineer The Timken Company - Canton, SD, United States


Location: Canton, SD

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.