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Group Leader Fabrication (2nd Shift)


New Castle, IN, US, 47362

Incentive Bonus


For a limited time choose your Incentive!


For a limited time new hires will have the option to pick 1 of the 3 incentives

  • 2 additional vacation days
  • $1000 sign-on bonus
  • Reimbursement up to 3 months of COBRA premiums


Relocation Incentives available only to those relocating more than 50 miles to the work location

Terms and conditions apply and will be explained at the job offer stage.


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


  • Perform daily inspections of presses and hoist.
  • Organize daily manning issues relating to absences and process coverage requirements based on pre-determined production schedule.  Lead Tier 1 meetings.
  • Set-up, troubleshoot and operate equipment to produce parts to print specifications.
  • Assure equipment needed for the shift is properly set-up and operating.
  • Perform advanced set-ups of presses.
  • Act as a "go to" person for Operators.  Train and cross train all new Operators on various production methods.
  • Set-up and operate multiple machines as required.
  • Inspect parts per print specifications.
  • Effectively communicate to management any production issues.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects.





  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Reading and writing skills, communication skills, read blueprints, read precision measuring devices, basic math (including fractions, metrics and decimals), some knowledge of robot controls, remember, reason, analyze and problem solve.
  • Per 8 hr. shift (stand 7 hrs., walk 1 hr.), frequently (balance, push/pull, twist, bend, squat),  occasionally (reach above shoulder).  Frequent lifting and carrying (frequently from 0 to 50 lbs.).  Must be able to see, hear, have good binocular vision, distinguish colors, do simple and firm grasping with both hands.  Must be able to work in a noisy environment that includes exposure to heat, dust, solvents, oil, weld flash and grinding debris.  Must be able to safely work in areas of lift truck traffic.  Must be a certified hoist and lift truck operator.



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: New Castle

Job Segment: Fabrication, Warehouse, Forklift, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing