Jul 21, 2021

Industrial Crane Operator

  • Wanzek
Skilled Trades

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:Responsible for operating crane (hydro cranes, crawler cranes, and/or pile driving hammers) to hoist, move and place materials and objects.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Promote and comply with all company and safety policies and procedures
  • Operation of levers and pedals to raise, lower and rotate boom and to raise and lower load lines
  • Raise, lower and rotate boom or load by sight or according to signals from helper
  • Observe load hook-up and safety of load
  • Ensure safety procedures are adhered to at all times
  • Perform daily inspection of cranes
  • Monitor weather conditions and site conditions
  • Clean, maintain and lubricate equipment
  • Obtain the required permits
  • Crane operator should be responsible at all times when operating a crane
  • Crane operators should be versatile and have a cooperative attitude as they may be asked to do other jobs on construction sites when they are not operating a crane
  • May be required to travel to different jobsites on limited notice
  • Maintain a professional appearance
  • Other duties as assigned by Foreman or Superintendent
  • Fill in for other people when sick or on vacation

 EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) 
  • One to three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must have nationally accredited certification i.e. NCCCO, NCCER, or OECP

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Take reasonable care of your own and others’ health and safety and of those who may be affected by the day-to-day delivery of this role by taking personal responsibility for working toward Wanzek’s Zero Injury principles
  • Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports
  • Add, subtract, multiply an divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
  • Compute rate, ratio and percent and draw and interpret bar graphs
  • Common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form
  • Deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations


WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
 

Primary Location

  CO-Pueblo

Schedule

  Full-time


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