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Auto req ID 3238BR
Posting title Crane Operator
Position profile


A crane operator uses a crane to lift, move, position or place machinery, equipment and other large objects in a safe and efficient manner.


  • Regular inspection, maintenance and repair of equipment and rigging .
  • Determining a machine's load weight capability, rigging requirements and executing engineered and specialty lifts .
  • Communicating with all others involved to ensure safety at all times.
  • Ensure compliance with rules and regulations.
  • Preparing a job site and confirming crane positioning and lifting procedures .
  • On-site assembling and disassembling of cranes and specialty attachments .

Working Conditions:

  • Working at heights in all types of weather.
  • Must be willing to work weekends and off hours shifts.
  • Occasional overtime.
  • Exposure to fumes, noise.
  • Unforgiving environment requiring strict adherence to safety policies and procedures.

Employment Requirements:

  • Must be 18 yrs of age and older.
  • Minimum grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Must be fit and willing and able to climb to heights.
  • Must be safety conscious.
  • Previous certification and experience a definite asset.
City Winnipeg
State/Province Manitoba
Country Canada
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