The Engineering Co-Op will provide general engineering support, which includes but is not limited to, product design, CAD documentation, improvement initiatives, and lab support. This person will work on impactful projects that relate to business needs working with products that serve industrial, commercial, residential, municipal, and military markets.
Responsibilities and Duties
Prepare layout drawings and assemblies, dimensional analysis, review mechanical components for functional compatibility and perform product performance calculations as necessary to support engineers working on design projects.
Create new and maintain old Bills of Material structure
Design new and/or modified products using CAD equipment and software.
Communicate well with all personnel inside and outside the company structure including Engineering, Manufacturing, Sales & Marketing, Purchasing & Inventory Control, Suppliers, Customers and other personnel.
Utilize knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to complete drawings.
Provide technical assistance to Engineering and all other departments as needed or assigned.
Collaborate with manufacturing in the solution of manufacturing, inspection, assembly and testing problems. Collaboration with marketing and applications engineering with respect to customer concerns or requirements.
Investigate product improvement opportunities and shortcomings discovered through testing or field performance data. Develop solutions and or improvements.
Work in lab to build appropriate test apparatus to verify product design
Run product verification tests in lab as necessary
Some travel required for customer and supplier liaison activity.
Qualifications and Required Skills
Working toward B.S. Mechanical, Mechanical Tech, or Electrical Engineering
Experience with modeling software (SolidWorks preferred), as well as thorough knowledge of all MS Office software: (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project and Access).
Strong Communications and Organization skills
Accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and process instructions
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
Able to safely operate in wide variety of factory settings
Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds. The position includes desk work using a computer, following up with production in Machine Shop or Assembly Areas, and assisting with product testing in the Lab.
his description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Employment in this position is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents of the United States and properly licensed foreign persons. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for export control purposes.
Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status.
About Crane Co:
Crane Co. is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products. Founded in 1855, Crane provides products and solutions to customers in the hydrocarbon processing, petrochemical, chemical, power generation, unattended payment, automated merchandising, aerospace, electronics, transportation and other markets. The Company has four business segments: Fluid Handling, Payment & Merchandising Technologies, Aerospace & Electronics and Engineered Materials. Crane has approximately 12,000 employees in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. Crane Co. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:CR). For more information, visit www.craneco.com
About Crane Pumps & Systems:
Crane Pumps & Systems is a world-class manufacturer of fluid handling systems such as pumps, accessories, and services. We provide solutions for Municipal , Commercial , Industrial , Residential and Military market segments. We are a recognized leader in meeting the ever changing needs of today's worldwide marketplace. www.cranepumps.com