• Production Supervisor

    Job Location US-MA-Dalton
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/5/2019 8:54 AM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview


    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 Boston, Massachusetts with operations in Dalton, Massachusetts; Nashua, New Hampshire; Alpharetta, Georgia; Tumba, Sweden and Hal Far, Malta.


    Leadership is Currency at Crane

    Reporting to the Operations Leader, the Production Shift Supervisor will have  direct responsibility for crews on rotating shifts to ensure Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Growth.  They will work with area management to engage manufacturing employees in the Crane Business System; provide visible support, foster open communications, and coach and develop manufacturing employees in a safety conscious environment.


    Responsibilities Include:

    • Accountable for the safe operation of the manufacturing areas under their direction. This includes auditing the processes to ensure safe work practices are adhered to along with required PPE.
    • Monitoring the quality of production produced during their shifts. This will include auditing of the process to insure Standard Work procedures are being followed by all associates.
    • Scheduling and adjusting department associates for current and incoming shifts to meet production needs.
    • Accurate counts and usage rates of raw materials or incoming product to be consumed by area of responsibility.
    • Leader in implementing CBS Tools in Department. Individual will be expected to be an active participant in all relevant CBS activities.



    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Five years of manufacturing experience with steadily increasing responsibility
    • One year of experience working in a continuous manufacturing environment
    • Must be able to work rotating shifts, extended hours and weekends, as dictated by the manufacturing schedule


    • Proficient or demonstrated ability to learn Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook. Working knowledge of Plant Applications, Active Factory, JDE., desirable.
    • Demonstrated ability to learn and convey complex technical processes
    • Demonstrated ability to coach and maximize employee performance
    • Demonstrated analytical problem solving and troubleshooting ability
    • Working knowledge and experience with an efficient and robust Quality Management System


    Crane offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development.  Don’t miss out, apply via our careers page at


    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 is a Drug Free Workplace.


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

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