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The Mobile Crane Operator will safely operate mobile cranes to transfer heavy objects from one location to another.


  • Operates specialized machinery such as telescope booms, lattice booms, and hydraulic cranes.
  • Calculates load capacity, determining weight of items to be moved in relation to the maximum capacity of crane based on manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Inspects clearances, overhead lines, and other possible obstructions to ensure there are no accidents or damage to employees, buildings, loads, or equipment.
  • Inspects and assesses ground conditions to ensure that the crane can be set up safely.
  • Inspects cranes for defects and wear prior to operation; performs necessary repairs or maintenance.
  • Complies with all applicable federal, state, and company safety laws, guidelines, and best practices.
  • Maintains logs and records of operation activities.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills to understand instructions, applicable safety regulations, and to maintain records.
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical problems.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of apprenticeship for mobile crane operators required.
  • Certification by the North American Crane Bureau Group or the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators preferred.
  • Valid state license to operate heavy equipment required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at times.
  • Excellent depth perception and reaction time.
  • Visual acuity to follow hand signals, maintain logs, and inspect and maintain machinery.
  • May work in a variety of weather including extreme heat and cold.
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