Position Description

Electrician Journeyman Licensed
Location MA, Dalton
Department Engineering
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Teamwork is Currency at Crane

We're looking for an Electrician in our Maintenance Department.  The Grade 4 Electrician is responsible for performing all duties defined by Electrical Lead. This includes but is not limited to the installation, maintenance and repair of all assigned equipment, components and systems to include, raw materials processing, papermaking and process related equipment, paper converting equipment, mechanical power transmission components and systems, electric motors, compressors and pumps, valves and piping systems, fans and blowers, hydraulic components and systems, mechanical assemblies and material handling equipment.   These responsibilities include preventative maintenance, trouble calls, night calls and carrying out project work in all areas of manufacturing.

Electrician Job Gr 4 is also responsible for:

  • Assisting and completing the installation of all electrical equipment - replacement, new and upgrades as required.
  • Assisting and completing the preventive maintenance and servicing of all assigned electrical equipment.
  • Prioritize work/training assignments as required.
  • Trouble shooting and repair of electrical equipment and systems as required.
  • Practical safeguarding of all personnel and property from hazards arising from the use of electricity.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Massachusetts Electrician’s Journeyman’s License.
  • At least one year of experience in an industrial maintenance environment or equivalent.
  • Must possess excellent trouble shooting, fault analysis and problem solving skills.
  • Experience troubleshooting 480vac 3 phase motor control systems.
  • Experience with VFDs
  • Understand, follow and abide by, all applicable laws, regulations & codes (i.e., MGL, NEC, MEC, NFPA, OSHA, and BOCA).

Working knowledge of, and demonstrated proficiency in,

  • Electrical properties of mill equipment.
  • Electric battery technology and applications
  • Electro-mechanical (i.e., motors, generators, etc.) equipment technology and applications.
  • Programmable logic control equipment, operations and programming.
  • Electrical protective devices.
  • Use 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.
  • Solid State AC & DC electrical/electronic drive and inverter systems.
  • Construction, installation, maintenance, servicing and troubleshooting of industrial electrical power distribution and control systems.
  • Use of test equipment for electrical measurements, data collection and fault analysis (i.e.: meters, meggers, oscilloscopes, recorders, etc.).
  • Proven ability to read and interpret blueprint drawings, schematics and diagrams of electrical components/systems and install, troubleshoot and repair same from these.

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 www.careersatcrane.com.

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.

Crane Currency is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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