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SKF USA Inc.

(Public)  
Industrial
25,000+ employees  |  
Overview
The SKF Group is the leading global supplier of products, customer solutions, and services in the business of rolling bearings and seals. The Group's main competencies include technical support, maintenance services, condition monitoring and training. SKF also holds an increasingly important position in the market for linear motion products, as well as high precision bearings, spindles and spindle services for the machine tool industry and lubrication systems. SKF operates through three business areas: Industrial Market, Automotive Market and Specialty Business. All areas serve a global market, focusing on specific customer segments.

SKF has 115 manufacturing sites distributed all over the world. With its own sales companies in 70 countries, supported by some 17 000 distributors and dealers worldwide, its e-business marketplace and global distribution system, SKF is always close to its customers for the supply of both products and services. SKF was founded in 1907 and from the very beginning focused intensively on quality, technical development and marketing. The results of the Group's efforts in the area of research and development have led to a growing number of innovations that has created new standards and new products in the bearing world. The Group has a global IS0 14001 environmental certification and global health and safety management standard OHSAS 18001 certification. Its operations have been approved for quality certification in accordance with ISO 5001
Culture
Where would you like to be tomorrow?

SKF has around 46 000 employees, is represented in 130 countries and offers highly rewarding careers in a variety of work areas.

Our business demands that we constantly refine, develop and improve our knowledge base and processes. We are building our future on pro-active people with an open, innovative mindset. Team players, looking for a career in an organization that encourages empowerment.

We strongly believe that every individual wants and has the ability to contribute to their fullest potential.  Therefore, we will actively provide you with the support and tools you need to acquire the right mix of skills, competencies and responsibility in order to be successful in your job.
Career Opportunities
“Only the earth itself spins without the help of SKF”*

That is of course a huge exaggeration. But as a leading engineering company, we are committed to help things run better – by reducing friction. We have a strong drive to support our customers with cutting-edge solutions for a wide range of applications that stretch from wind farms and offshore oil rigs, to high-speed trains, washing machines and millions of motorcycles, trucks and cars. Our employees enjoy exceptional career opportunities, inter- cultural teamwork and a highly varied professional environment focused on delivering strong operational and environmental benefits.

With your talent and our resources, there can be no limits to the possibilities that we can create together. Welcome to SKF, and a world of opportunities.

(* Quote from the book, "The soul of SKF" )
Products
SKF has a unique understanding of rotating equipment and how machine components and industrial processes are interrelated. We provide a wide range of products and related technologies to OEM and aftermarket customers around the world, in every major industry, at each phase of the asset lifecycle.

Here you will find our basic product catalogs including the 'Interactive Engineering Catalogue’ and 'SKF General Catalog' as well as those for our entire product range:  bearing units, bearing housings, seals, lubrication products and lubrication systems, condition monitoring and machine health maintenance products, linear screws, guiding systems and actuators, SKF Magnetic Bearings and tools and apps such as SKF SimPro Quick, a software tool designed to provide quick verification of bearing arrangements and SKF Enlight, a platform that uses a mobile app and special Bluetooth enabled sensors to allow fast,  simple gathering of data from machinery.  
Students
As a student, would you also like to be part of SKF? SKF is a world leader in its field and our future success is closely linked to the recruiting of students. We want to attract the best talent and to do this, SKF creates close relationships with students through thesis and internships, as well as, through our involvement with schools and universities. This section of SKF.com will help you find useful information about SKF, how to apply for an internship or thesis, interviews with SKF employees from around the world, and much more. If you are interested in joining us, please explore the world of SKF by clicking on the sub-links in the upper left hand corner.