Co Op Electrical
Location MA, Dalton
Department Manufacturing
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Crane Currency, a subsidiary of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), is a global leader and an innovative force in substrate, print and technology.  As the largest banknote substrate-maker in the world, Crane’s spirit of innovation and product development has won international acclaim.  

The Company is a fully integrated supplier of banknotes for more than 50 central banks from all over the world and has $500 million in annual sales. A global company with a history of over 200 years in the U.S. and Sweden; with more than 1,200 employees the business continues to grow through organic expansion, acquisitions and joint ventures with strategic partners. The newest banknote facility opened in 2017 in Malta.  

Crane Currency is a stand-alone business within the Payment & Merchandising Technologies segment of Crane Co. It is headquartered in Dalton, Massachusetts with operations in Nashua, New Hampshire; Alpharetta, Georgia; Tumba, Sweden and Hal Far, Malta.

Teamwork is Currency at Crane

We're looking for a Co Op Student – Electrical in our Maintenance Department.  The electrical Co Op is responsible for performing all duties defined by Maintenance Supervisors. This includes but is not limited to the installation, maintenance and repair of all equipment, components and systems to include, raw materials processing, papermaking and process related equipment, paper converting equipment, electric motors, fans and blowers, and material handling equipment.   These responsibilities include: preventative maintenance, trouble calls, and carrying out project work in all areas of manufacturing. As a program, this will be an effort of broad, comprehensive and cross-functional scope requiring integration of multiple projects and technologies. 

Qualifications - Technical:

  • Ability to learn excellent trouble shooting, fault analysis and problem solving skills.
  • Assist and learn troubleshooting 480vac 3 phase motor control systems.
  • Assist and learn Variable Frequency Drives
  • Understand, follow and abide by, all applicable laws, regulations & codes (i.e., MGL, NEC, MEC, NFPA, OSHA, and BOCA).
  • Basic knowledge of:
    • Electrical properties of mill equipment.
    • Electro-mechanical (i.e., motors, generators, etc.) equipment technology and applications.
    • Electrical protective devices.
    • Use of electrical tools and installation/service equipment (i.e.: hydraulic benders, pullers, etc.).
    • AC and DC electrical circuits.
    • Low & Medium Voltage Switchgear equipment, technology, maintenance and servicing.
    • Use of test equipment for electrical measurements, (meters)
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprint drawings, schematics and diagrams of electrical components.

Qualifications - General:

  • Currently in Junior or Senior year of high school.
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • Ability to read and write English.
  • Ability to accurately record and document all work.
  • Possess basic math skills.
  • Possess competent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with others.
  • Good work ethic, attitude and initiative.
  • Dependable, trustworthy and conscientious.
  • Must be capable of working at elevated heights, i.e. from ladders, staging, elevated platform lifts, etc.
  • Must be physically capable of manual labor requirements associated with the job.
  • Capable of lifting miscellaneous items pertaining to the job which could have a weight of 50 lb.
  • Willingness and ability to travel to various plants and training sites as required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must possess and utilize personal motor vehicle transportation.

Crane offers a competitive benefits package to full-time employees, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, a 401k match and more. Qualified candidates are invited to apply via our careers page at

Applicants must be United States citizens.  The person selected for this position will need to demonstrate suitability for employment in a position of Public Trust consistent with our US Government contract requirements.

SUITABILITY AND BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION REQUIREMENTS:  The final offer of employment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The background investigation process conducted by Crane and our U.S. Government Agency customers is very thorough. Therefore it is imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security documents or during the background investigation process may result in an immediate negative suitability determination.

Crane is a Drug Free Workplace.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Vet/Disab

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