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Shipping & Receiving Coordinator/Driver in Manchester, CT at The Timken Company

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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Job Description

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.

Department:  Shipping and Receiving                                     

The Driver is a position that delivers and picks up material from outside processing vendors.  This position utilizes the attendant’s skills and knowledge to get parts to destinations in a safe manner.  The Driver will package, load, and unload parts onto trucks in a manner that does not compromise the integrity of the product during transition.


  • Transport product to and from outside vendors via company trucks.
  • Ensure that standard procedures are followed in all aspects of work including product verification, packaging product, documentation, and material handling.
  • Verifies and keep records of incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares them for shipment.
  • Verify packaging paperwork (counts, weights or measurement items).
  • Maintain integrity of parts through conscientious packaging practices.
  • Visually inspect components for conformance to specifications.
  • Facilitate the movement of parts in and out of department.
  • Act as a role model, coach, and trainer for new associates to foster a team environment.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives utilizing lean manufacturing tools and techniques.
  • Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations.
  • Other responsibilities assigned by your supervisor.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to pass a standard physical for commercial drivers.
  • Ability to stand or sit for extended period of time.
  • Fine motor skills with frequent hand and arm movement.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Frequent twisting and bending.
  • Frequent climbing on step stools or platforms.
  • Utilization of forklifts (forklift experience desired)

Unusual Environmental Conditions: 

  • Loud machining environment; minimal exposure to aerospace metals, lubricants, and chemicals. 

Required Personal Protective Equipment:

•     Safety glasses/shields, appropriate manufacturing closed toed footwear, hearing protection may be required or other protective equipment as needed. 

Qualifications - Required

  • US Citizen or permanent resident.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent. 
  • Driver’s license. 
  • Prioritize multiple jobs and seek assistance when needed. 
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Basic math or industrial mathematics. 
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong problem solving skills required. 
  • Strong organizational skills required.
  • Forklift experience preferred (trainability required).

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.