• Process Control Vision Engineer

    Job Location US-MA-Dalton
    Posted Date 7 months ago(1/24/2019 1:45 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Let us introduce ourselves. Crane Currency is a fully integrated supplier of banknotes for more than 50 central banks from all over the world, as well as a pioneer in advanced micro-optics technology. We're proud to have been named "Banknote and Currency Services Provider of the Year" by Central Banking Publications for our cutting-edge security features and state-of-the-art designs.


    Our people are our most valuable asset, and we are committed to hiring and retaining the best in the industry. That’s why we offer outstanding rewards, including excellent incentives, superb resources and opportunity for growth and advancement. More than a company, we’re a community of professionals dedicated to excellence and passionate about what we do. Bring your best game and we will provide you with the opportunity to thrive.



    Leadership is Currency at Crane  


    As a Process Control Vision Engineer within our Dalton, MA location, you will be a key team player with an exciting, fast-growing organization known for innovative currency and banknote technology. Drawing upon your expertise, you will play a pivotal role in all aspects of the integrating, estimating, documenting, commissioning and maintaining machine vision and control systems within the US Government Products production areas. These systems include real-time inspection systems and related closed-loop control systems. The position requires a process-knowledgeable individual with the proven ability to initiate, coordinate, and implement team efforts with internal support groups, production personnel, customers, and outside vendors. 

    • Oversee existing inspection systems and ensure maximum uptime availability in support of manufacturing operations.
    • Lead the specification, design, estimating, hardware/software integration, installation, commissioning, cost control and documentation phases for new machine vision projects within the manufacturing operation.
    • Interface with support groups during appropriate phases of the project to ensure effective integration with existing processes and/or other improvements and installations. Document and track project management effectively.
    • Interface with internal customers to optimize machine vision systems and strategies.
    • Train Technicians and user community on specific systems and installed equipment. Develop procedures and define preventative maintenance programs for new equipment.
    • Participate in Crane Business Systems activities in support of the Continuous Improvement Roadmap.
    • Direct technicians and other support personnel in all phases of new project implementation. Document and track project management effectively.


    • Bachelor of Science in a Technical field (Electrical Engineering, Pulp and Paper Science, etc.), Masters perferred.
    • 4+ years applied machine vision technology.
    • 4+ years in manufacturing, automation and/or converting support.
    • Experience with vision system deployments and vision system validation/qualification.
    • Demonstrated project management experience.
    • Complex Programming ability in .Net platform.
    • Line Scan camera integration experience.
    • Experience with Matrox Software.
    • Creative problem solving skills.
    • Positive interpersonal skills in verbal communication, and group interaction at all levels of the organization; strong written communication skills.
    • Proven ability to initiate, coordinate, and implement team efforts with maintenance support groups and production.


    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.


    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.comCrane is a Drug Free Workplace.


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



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