Position: Crane Operator
Reports To: Crew Foreman
Schedule: Typically, Mon - Fri 7:00a - 6:00p. Varies based on project. Some weekend and night work required.
Operate various hydro RT (swing) and Truck (fixed) mounted cranes. Perform equipment inspections, evaluate hoisting criteria and facilitate the necessary preperation and safely and efficiently operate assigned crane.
(Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list of tasks is illustrative ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions in this class. It does not imply that all positions within the class perform all of the duties listed, nor does it necessarily list all possible duties that may be assigned.
Safety and efficiently operate various required machinery including but not limited to cranes.
Studies project specifications with project superintendent to plan procedures for necessary operations.
Coordinates activities with supervisors and hoisting crew daily.
Operates assigned crane in various location and work environments, including high density and low clearance as needed.
Inspects work site to determine sequencing and methods of operation and survey for potential hazards or safety concerns.
Responsible for crew safety.
Comply with company policies.
Establish safe work environment that complies with OSHA standards and company safety program.
Comply with federal, state and company environmental policies.
Observes assigned equipment to detect machinery malfunctions. Operates machinery to verify repair.
Inspects work to ensure that workmanship conforms to specifications and the adherence to construction schedules.
Uses instruments such as tape measures, lasers, grade rods, eye levels and transit levels ensure proper working limits are complied with.
Travel to and from job site in company trade area (CO)
Minimum of two years operating hydro RT cranes on highway / civil projects.
Position requires employee to frequently stand, walk, twist, bend, handle objects, reach outward, and reach above head and shoulders, climb, descend, squat, kneel, bend, and occasionally lift carry/push/pull/move/drag on flat ground or steep slopes up to 75 lbs.
Work is outdoors. Working conditions range from frigid to hot temps, high winds, flying dust, slipping hazards and conditions and frequently exposed to loud noise from heavy equipment and machinery.
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Must be able to pass controlled substance tests prior to and at all times during employment.
Must be able to comply and maintain certification and training qualifications requirements.
Must possess or acquire and maintain health qualification certification.