BethlehemRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Bethlehem jobs

Electrical/Electronics Tech.

Company: Crayola
Location: Easton
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

Join the most colorful company in the world!

At Crayola, we are for kids! We believe unleashing the wonder, adventure and daydreams of every child begins with creative play and color. Our products and experiences give colorful wings to the invisible things in the hearts and minds of children. Come help us create innovative, fun products that make kids smile by joining us as a...

Electrical/Electronics Technician

1st shift


This position provides 24/7 high level electrical engineering support for the operation, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of plant and facility systems across all Crayola plants and businesses. This position is a key resource for new and obsolete equipment control system design, installation, debug and commissioning to the plant and facility. This position will be responsible to identify, develop and implement continuous improvement projects to reduce operation, maintenance costs and increase reliability of legacy plant and facility equipment.


  • Provides high level industrial control systems demand maintenance troubleshooting support in an automated high-speed assembly environment.
  • Key resource for continuous improvement projects. Supplies technical expertise, project implementation support and project management.
  • Designs and implements approved industrial control systems to upgrade obsolete equipment to stay in compliance and minimize business risk.
  • Responsibilities include capital project development, management; estimating, planning, scheduling, designing, programming, testing, and commissioning control systems using the latest industrial automation controls including PLCs, OITs and HMIs.
  • Reads, troubleshoots with and creates 2D AutoCAD electrical and mechanical blueprints/schematics. Develops electrical concepts and designs.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs automated mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic equipment and systems.
  • Performs all electrical work in accordance to NEC, NEMA, NFPA, OSHA, UL and all other applicable electrical regulatory policies.
  • Supplies high level technical input for capital projects, equipment procurement and Site Acceptance testing.
  • Provides the accurate documentation of all plant and facility software files, motor and electrical load lists, panel schedules and electrical schematics in adherence to Crayola's policies.
  • Leads maintenance team during the Annual High Voltage PM, electrical infrastructure PM, facility transformer PM and infrared scanning PMs on required devices at assigned facilities.
  • Complies with federal and state Hazardous Waste regulations including proper handling, storing, labeling, and familiarity with Crayola's Emergency Action.
  • Stays current with NEC, NEMA, NFPA, OSHA, UL and all other applicable electrical regulatory policies.



  • Associate Degree or Specialized Diploma in Electronics or Electromechanical Technology field required.
  • Minimum seven (7) years of manufacturing maintenance support experience in electrical, electronics, and industrial controls; or successful completion of the Crayola's Technical Apprenticeship program - 2nd tier.
  • Advanced PC Knowledge and expertise in using AutoCAD, MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint. Previous experience using data collection preferred.
  • Must have high level knowledge of PLC, servo drives and HMI/OIT programming, calibration of industrial instrumentation and controlling devices. Process variables including but not limited to level, temperature, weight, pressure and flow.
  • Must have high level working knowledge of NEC, NFPA, OSHA, UL and all other applicable regulations.
  • Must have high level working knowledge of standard wiring practices in accordance with NEC, NFPA and UL regulations.
  • Demonstrate the ability to install industrial control devices and program motor controllers.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical prints, P&ID and block diagrams.
  • Extensive knowledge of safe work practices with up to 480VAC 3PH circuits on a routine basis.
  • Extensive knowledge of safe work practices with voltages up to 35KV during annual ITM.
  • Ability to develop, writes capital requests, implement and manage medium size capital projects.
  • Must be able to work with and coordinate hired contractors.
  • Must be available to work overtime including Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. Also must be available to accept calls during non-standard work hours in order to support manufacturing demand maintenance needs


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands and fingers to operate, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. May require to work outside in severe weather.


  • Free Admission to Crayola Experience for Employees
  • Community Volunteerism Opportunities
  • Annual Bonus Potential For All FT Employees
  • Company Matched 401k & Employee Value Sharing Plan
  • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Generous Product Discounts Onsite & Online
  • Onsite Cafeteria & Credit Union
  • Option to Purchase Additional Vacation
  • Company Sponsored Employee Events
  • Discounts on a wide variety of products and services - automotive, electronics, fitness, travel and entertainment

Crayola is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, religious creed, color, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disabilities, use of a guide or support animal for a disability, a relationship to a person with a disability, veteran status, having a GED (rather than a high school diploma), or any other legally-protected status.

Search Firm Representatives:

Please Read Carefully.

Crayola LLC is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Human Resources is responsible for all vendor relationships and establishing written contingent and retained search firm agreements. Please do not contact Crayola employees directly. All communication with search firm vendors should be directed to Human Resources.

Keywords: Crayola, Bethlehem , Electrical/Electronics Tech., Other , Easton, Pennsylvania

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Pennsylvania jobs by following @recnetPA on Twitter!

Bethlehem RSS job feeds