Formulation Technician

Crane Currency

Nashua, NH

Nashua, NH, US
Nashua, NH
30+ days ago
Crane Currency, a Crane Co. company, is a fully integrated supplier of secure, durable and well-designed banknotes for central banks all over the world. A pioneer in advanced micro-optics technology, Crane Currency provides a wide range of engaging visual effects in features that increase the level of security and public trust in banknotes.

CRANE Currency in Nashua, NH is seeking applicants to fill a Formulation Technician job on Third Shift (10pm - 6am). This is a great opportunity to join a company known for best in class technology, design and engineering with innovative solutions and uncompromising quality.  Our award winning Motion (tm) technology is the clear leader in counterfeit prevention.

Crane offers competitive pay including a generous shift differential, world class benefits, 401k match, and much more. Don't miss out and apply now at

Major Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepare fluids using precise measurements & documented procedures
  • Visual color matching 
  • Follow standards such as OSHA, EPA, and 5S
  • Cross training, team effort, and ability to work overtime will be necessary.
  • Analyze schedule to determine fluid demand and shelf life
  • Labeling, data entry and keeping neat/accurate records using JDEdwards and MES system
  • Inventory & material handling processes
  • Measure viscosity using viscometer
  • Perform ink draw-downs and measure color using spectrophotometer
  • Gravimetric solids measurement
  • Measure refractive index of fluids using refractometer


  • Mathematical skills including management of scaling batch sizes
  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Capable of executing shop floor transactions through our computer systems
  • Computer skills necessary to control the associated monitoring functions
  • Demonstrated ability to manage work load through organization, planning & time management 
  • Experience maintaining inventory utilizing tools such as kanban or min-max
  • Attention to detail critical to execute work at a high level of precision
  • Must be highly focused on the smallest elements of each task
  • Ability to do testing such as color, viscosity, solids and refractive index
  • Strong communication skills, requiring teamwork with the larger manufacturing team
  • Ability and willingness to lift/move barrels and buckets (up to 50lbs) regularly for a 8-hr.+ shift

Applicants must be United States citizens. SUITABILITY AND BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION REQUIREMENTS:  The final offer of employment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The background investigation process conducted by Crane and our U.S. Government Agency customers is very thorough. Therefore it is imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security documents or during the background investigation process may result in an immediate negative suitability determination.

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

Crane is a Drug Free Workplace

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Crane Currency