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We're looking for experienced people, and we offer opportunities for Crane Operators.
As actual openings become available, you may be contacted to discuss a potential opportunity.
The Crane Operator ensure the safe and compliant operation of GE Oil & Gas cranes, NCCCO satisfaction and to the customer’s specific requirements. Use cranes and other equipment to safely move loads of various types and weights from one point to another without damage to the object moved, property or personnel.
In the role of Crane Operator you will:
li> Be responsible for operation of crane used in heavy lifting and transport of GE Oil & Gas equipment required to perform oil well perforating and other wireline service needs.
Be responsible for personal safety and safety of co-workers
Show commitment to GE Oil & Gas safety culture through personal behaviour and willingness to influence others
Be responsible for slings, cables, straps, and the crane prior to lifting operations
Perform preventative maintenance as required to ensure safe and continual service of crane
Supervise or perform oiling and basic mechanical maintenance of the crane
Be responsible for own and rigger’s compliance with company policy, safety guidelines and procedures that pertain to the crane operator’s job
Remain in continual voice (no radio / transmit as not safe in proximity of oil well explosives), hand, and or communication with rigger while operating the crane
Be responsible for creating an environment fostering open communications concerning safety issues
Lead or participates in safety meetings and other rigger safety programs
Assure that all lifts are within load limits of equipment and correctly rigged
Assure that lifting gear is inspected prior to use
Follow correct lock-out and tag procedures while working with perforating guns and other explosive materials used in the oil & gas industry
Operate crane equipment to hoist materials and equipment in a safe and efficient manner
Perform tasks assigned by rigger during lifting procedures
Ability to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations – onshore and offshore locations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reach secondary level medical care
High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution (OR Minimum of 5 years of oilfield experience, in lieu of education)
Minimum 1 year of Crane Operator or oilfield experience
Ability to work on the ground as field service technician as needed
Class B CDL
Work outside in various conditions and weather
Available on 24 hour call as per business or customer requirements
Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
Lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments
Ability to receive and maintain clearance to operate explosive material with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives (BATF)
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