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Crane Operator

Employer

Alberta Council of Turnaround Industry Maintenance Stakeholders

Date Posted

January 05, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Fort Saskatchewan, AB
  • Earnings $48.07 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 30  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 04, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Council of Turnaround Industry Maintenance Stakeholders

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Mines and quarries
  • Industrial plant

Tasks

  • Operate mobile and tower cranes to lift, move, position or place equipment and materials
  • Clean and lubricate cranes
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Perform pre-operational inspection, and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting
  • Perform routine maintenance work

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Boom Truck Crane Operator Trade Certification
  • Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA)
  • Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA) basic safety orientation (BSO)
  • Mobile Crane Operator Trade Certification
  • Hoisting Licence
  • Mobile Crane Operator Red Seal Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

Type of cranes

  • Conventional cable crane, wheeled
  • Hydraulic or telescoping boom

Security and safety

Basic security clearance

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sitting

Own tools/equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Financial benefits

As per collective agreement


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Crane Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Crane Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating gantry cranes to load and unload ship cargo at port side; locomotive cranes to move objects and materials at railway yards; bridge and overhead cranes to lift, move and place plant machinery and materials; offshore oil-rig cranes to unload and reload supply vessels; and dragline cranes to expose coal seams and ore deposits at open pit mines

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to calculate crane capacities and weights to prepare for rigging and hoisting; and in performing routine maintenance work such as cleaning and lubricating cranes

innovative

Interest in performing pre-operational inspections to lift, move and place equipment and materials using cranes mounted on boats and barges

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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