American NTN Bearing Mfg. Corp. Heat Treat Engineer in Frankfort, Indiana


NTK Precision Axle Corporation

Heat Treat Engineer – 1st Shift - Frankfort, Indiana

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NTK Precision Axle Corporation, in Frankfort Indiana, is a global supplier of wheel HUB's and I/C Shafts for both two-wheel and four-wheel drive vehicles. Our parts make their way to 15 different automakers, which translates to one third of the cars and light trucks on the open road, riding on our products! NTK also has a newly opened plant in Anderson, Indiana.

NTK is a joint partnership between N*TN Bearing, which began producing their innovative friction-reducing products in 1918, and currently boasts 68 production facilities worldwide; and *T*akao Kogyo, which contributes their many years of expertise in precise machining operations of powertrain parts to its 8 production facilities located in Japan, Asia and North America; and *K*oshuha Neturen*, which offers induction heating apparatus-related products, such as induction heat treatment and processing of I/C Shafts and Wheel HUB's. Neturen has operations in Japan, United States and China.

NTK takes great pride in our people and precision processes and we were previously named the Clinton County Company of the Year. NTK’s some 250 associates have the capacity to produce an average of 1.6 million HUB's and I/C Shafts per month on our state-of-the-art robotically assisted CNC turning and induction heat treat lines.

The successful candidates will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Ability to analyze and prevent process defects

  • Responsible for new product launch

  • Coordinate major machine repairs and rebuilds

  • Engineer replacement components

  • Communicate with team members of all levels


  • Experience in a high- volume production environment

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD or equivalent

  • Self-motivated with strong project management skills

  • Hands-on mechanical aptitude

  • Knowledge of abrasives – CBN or non-vertical

  • Experience with Surface Finish Requirements

  • FMEA experience

  • Knowledge of tool testing and work holding

  • Experience with Induction Heat Treat Process

  • Knowledge of Metallurgy

Fully qualified candidates should possess the following:

  • 5 years of experience and success as a Manufacturing Engineer.

  • BS degree in applicable discipline.

  • Demonstrated success in a leadership and team building role, with ability to coach and develop direct reports.

  • Strong understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles and fundamentals

  • Strong computer experience utilizing Microsoft programs and applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc)

NTK offers competitive compensation and world-class benefits to include Blue Cross Blue Shield health & dental, EyeMed vision, CVS/Caremark prescription, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with 50% company matching up to 8%, and paid vacation _(1 week after 6 months and an additional 3 weeks after 1 year)_ plus holidays.

Please submit your resume with salary requirements.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Debby Spidel

Job: Engineer

Primary Location: Indiana-Frankfort-741 S County Rd 200 West

Organization: Engineering, Automotive

Job Posting: Apr 16, 2018, 3:56:50 PM

Req ID: 741146