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Kinston, NC, US, 28504

Company Description:


Crown Equipment Corporation is a leading innovator in world-class forklift and material handling equipment and technology. As one of the world’s largest lift truck manufacturers, we are committed to providing the customer with the safest, most efficient and ergonomic lift truck possible to lower their total cost of ownership.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Produce complex tooling and fixtures, select raw materials, either by print or by concept.
  • Must be able to understand and use engine lathes, mills, drill presses, surface grinders, OD Grinder and cut off and band saws, heat treat ovens, harness tester, Miltronics mill
  • CNC Programming
  • Knowledge and ability to properly inspect parts
  • Possess metallurgical skills, knowledge of strength of materials, hardenability, etc.
  • Comply with all applicable Occupational, Environmental, Health and Safety standards, as well as Crown's safety rules and regulations for each task perfromed. To prevent the risk of injury, report unsafe conditions and do not perform unsafe acts.
  • Preventative maintenance on production tooling
  • Perform other duties as required




  • Requires walking, standing, bending, squatting, reaching above shoulder level and frequent lifting up to 49.5 lbs.
  • Ability to see, and work in an enviroment that includes exposure to vibrations, dust, solvents and oils.
  • Ability to read blue prints, understand mathematical functions pertaining to the job, remember, observe, reason and analyze.


Work Authorization:


Crown will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

No agency calls please.


Compensation and Benefits:


Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

EO/AA Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled



Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville

Job Segment: Metallurgy, Warehouse, Forklift, Manufacturing