Timken Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2020

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3.4
58%
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81%
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Timken President and CEO Richard G. Kyle (no image)
Richard G. Kyle
120 Ratings
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  • "Upper management can’t relate to field employees(in 12 reviews)

  • "High ego at the top leadership team which snubs the lower and middle management down(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "great place"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Timken full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great place to work i really enjoyed it

    Cons

    dont wear good cloths here

  2. "Excellent Company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Purchasing Agent in Canton, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Timken full-time

    Pros

    Very good company to work for.

    Cons

    I do not have any


  3. "Great place to work."

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Salary Worker 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Timken full-time

    Pros

    Compensation is great. People are great.

    Cons

    Location is not in desirable location.

  4. "Strong community and emphasis on advancement"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Engineer 

    I worked at Timken full-time

    Pros

    Big company with a small company feel. Sales engineer program is a great transition out of college and perfect if you like to travel.

    Cons

    Sales is never a 40 hour a week job. Be prepared to work through evenings and on weekends.

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Work can be in the middle"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Duncan, SC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Timken full-time

    Pros

    They care about your needs and they can be flexible to part time workers.

    Cons

    They can’t be flexible with full time employees

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  6. "Over worked"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Heat Treat Operator in Iron Station, NC

    I worked at Timken full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good pay but that’s it

    Cons

    60 to 70 hours mandatory every week

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  7. "Decent"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Springfield, MO

    I have been working at Timken full-time

    Pros

    Good pay for area, average benefits

    Cons

    Union, management retention rate below avg

  8. "Management lacks."

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CNC Machinist in Randleman, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Timken full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Coworkers are good to work with

    Cons

    Repetitive, schedule, management, and boring

  9. "Ethical concerns"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Sales Support Analyst 

    I worked at Timken full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule depending on department.

    Cons

    Favorites walk around and avoid work while other team members are overloaded

  10. "Use to be good."

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Builder/Skiver in Springfield, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Timken full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay, alot of nice people, great work

    Cons

    They are changing and trying to kick out the union they have laid off more then 150 people all because they are making money but not enough money

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