Crown Equipment Corporation

Industry: Manufacturing

About Crown Equipment Corporation

Crown was established in 1945 in New Bremen, Ohio. It has grown from a one-room operation in a small, rural American community into an internationally diversified company considered today to be the fifth largest lift truck manufacturer in the world. Crown designs, manufactures, distributes services and support material handling products that provide customers with superior value and has earned a reputation as a leading innovator in world-class forklift and material handling equipment. Crown has approximately 10,000 employees in the U.S. and over 14,000 employees worldwide.

STATUS: Military Friendly®

Military Friendly Ratings

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Opportunity & Advancement

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Support & Retention

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Recruiting & Sourcing

Why Work at the Company?

Crown has a long-standing history of hiring military veterans. We recognize the great skills and work ethic that veterans possess. Crown supports its employees and their professional goals because an investment in our people is an investment in our future. In fact, throughout Crown's history, more than 1,000 employees have reached a 25-year milestone, and we are proud to have traveled their career paths with them. From employee training and development to competitive compensation packages, we invest in our employees, knowing that people are always at the core of what moves us forward. Crown values integrity, innovation, passion, diversity and teamwork and we have found that veterans value and possess these qualities too.

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Top Jobs

plaeholder-teamAutomotive Technicians & Mechanics

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.

plaeholder-teamCNC Operators

Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.

plaeholder-teamCustomer Service Representatives

Interact with customers to provide information in response to inquiries about products and services and to handle and resolve complaints.

plaeholder-teamCAD Technicians

Prepare wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, and layout drawings used for manufacture, installation, and repair of electrical equipment in factories, power plants, and buildings.

plaeholder-teamFirst-line Supervisors: Transportation, Material-Moving & Vehicle Operators

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators and helpers.

plaeholder-teamMarket Research Analysts

Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas, or gather information to determine potential sales of a product or service, or create a marketing campaign. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution.

plaeholder-teamSales Account Representatives

All sales and related workers not listed separately.

plaeholder-teamSales: Technical and Wholesale

Sell goods for wholesalers or manufacturers where technical or scientific knowledge is required in such areas as biology, engineering, chemistry, and electronics, normally obtained from at least 2 years of post-secondary education.

plaeholder-teamWeb Developers

Develop and design web applications and web sites. Create and specify architectural and technical parameters. Direct web site content creation, enhancement and maintenance.

plaeholder-teamWelders

Use hand-welding, flame-cutting, hand soldering, or brazing equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.

Top Degrees

Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.

CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical skills and advanced computer software and hardware to the creation of graphic representations and simulations in support of engineering projects. Includes instruction in engineering graphics, two-dimensional and three-dimensional engineering design, solids modeling, engineering animation, computer-aided drafting (CAD), computer-aided design (CADD), and auto-CAD techniques.

Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance

A program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis; networking; telecommunications; cryptography; security system design; applicable law and regulations; risk assessment and policy analysis; contingency planning; user access issues; investigation techniques; and troubleshooting.

Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to operate and maintain a variety of heavy equipment, such as a crawler tractors, motor graders and scrapers, shovels, rigging devices, hoists, and jacks. Includes instruction in digging, ditching, sloping, stripping, grading, and backfiling, clearing and excavating.

Welding Technology

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to join or cut metal surfaces. Includes instruction in arc welding, resistance welding, brazing and soldering, cutting, high-energy beam welding and cutting, solid state welding, ferrous and non-ferrous materials, oxidation-reduction reactions, welding metallurgy, welding processes and heat treating, structural design, safety, and applicable codes and standards.

Top Metro Areas

NEW BREMEN, OH

CELINA, OH

GREENCASTLE, IN

NEW CASTLE, IN

KINSTON, NC