Tim SchnittkerEllmhurst, IL (October 2023) — In accordance with its long-standing tradition of hiring the best and brightest talent in the magnet industry, Adams Magnetic Products, LLC. is pleased to announce the addition of Applications Engineer Tim Schnittker to its team of skilled magnet experts.

Schnittker brings more than 20 years of progressive experience in manufacturing and product development, including positions with ER Wagner, G&W Electric, and Dexter Magnetic Technologies, to the Adams team. As Adam’s Applications Engineer, he is responsible for developing comprehensive and effective manufacturing plans for a wide range of magnet projects and customers. Schnittker, who accepted the role in August of this year, will report to Adams Director of Technology, Mike Devine.

“Adams prides ourselves on offering the very best magnetic solutions with the very best service,” says Adams General Manager, John Maisch. “Tim’s years of experience have proven a true asset to our team and to our customers and we’re thrilled to have him on board.”

Schnittker’s extensive expertise includes providing development, design, and validation input for manufacturing and assembly operations utilizing APQP, DFMEA, and PFMEA methodologies; identifying and implementing engineering process improvement opportunities; supply chain and operations management, and more.

An avid cyclist, Schnittker spends his free time racing criteriums and taking joy rides with his 16-year-old daughter. Schnittker holds a master’s degree in manufacturing engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Eastern Illinois University.


Established in 1950, Adams Magnetic Products, LLC. sets the standard for designing and manufacturing innovative magnetic products and assemblies. One of the oldest U.S. companies in the industry, its staff draws from a depth of engineering, fabricating, coating, testing, sourcing, handling, and distributing expertise managing inventory and delivery to coincide with customers’ production cycles and schedules. Adams stocks a large variety and quantity of the most popular neodymiumsamarium-cobaltalnicoceramic magnetsmagnetic assemblies and other magnetic products, and has the capabilities to produce magnets of virtually any shape and size. Adams is ISO 9001:2015 Certified and ITAR Registered.