Schaeffler North America


General questions

How do I fill out the online application?

Each page contains instructions on how to fill out the section—mandatory fields are labeled with a red asterisk. Once your application has been sent successfully, you will receive a confirmation email.

We strongly encourage you to use the resume parsing function on the first page of Taleo. This will allow our system to automatically fill in multiple fields with your personal information. Submitting your resume in plain text formatting will also allow our system to more easily populate multiple fields and will streamline the application process. You may attach a more beautified version of your resume later on in the application process. Once submitted, your application will undergo a thorough review.

Can I log out of the application process and come back to complete it later?

Yes. Be sure to remember your login information (i.e., your username and password) so that you can access the Job Page and Career Section at any time to complete your application. The information you enter will be automatically saved to our system.

What should I do if I forget my password or username?

Click on “Forgot Your Password” or “Forgot Your Username” on the login page and enter the requested data. If you forgot your password, we will send a temporary security code to your email address enabling you to log in and create a new password. Your username will be provided to you immediately on the screen upon request.

Which types of files can I upload as attachments?

You can upload five files up to 500 KB each in the following file formats: Word, Excel, RTF, plain text, HTML, PDF and zip file. Your data is encoded using HTTPS during transfer, which means it is protected from unauthorized access. All the information in your personal application portal is available to you for any applications you make in the future. This attachment will go through a virus scanner as noted on the site.