Overhead Crane Operator
Responsible for operating an overhead crane to lift, move, position, and reposition loads. Depresses buttons, lifts levers, and ensures load is safely attached to crane before bringing it down.
Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Essential Functions Statement(s)
• Operate crane under general supervision.
• Manipulate or depress crane controls to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions.
• Lift, position, and place material or other large objects needed in bays.
• Move levers and pedals to rotate crane on chassis to raise and lower crane boom and to raise and lower load-line.
• Work within precise limits and standards of accuracy.
• Operate crane according to signals from helper.
• Start and stop crane controls.
• Follow directions carefully.
•Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
•Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
•Active Listening - Ability to actively attend to, convey, and understand the comments and questions of others.
•Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
•Loyal - The trait of feeling a duty to the employer.
•Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
•Reliability - The trait of being dependable and trustworthy.
•Research Skills - Ability to design and conduct a systematic, objective, and critical investigation.
•Responsible - Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct.
•Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
•Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
•Honesty / Integrity - Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace.
•Working Under Pressure - Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.
SKILLS & ABILITIES
Education:High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) perferred
Experience:At least one-year experience with overhead crane
Computer Skills: Not Applicable
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 exposed to high, precarious places and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.