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Job Details

Tower Crane Operator

Employer

AmCana crane rental inc.

Date Posted

June 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Mississauga, ON
    Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $55.00 to $109.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 32 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 13, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

AmCana crane rental inc.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Hoisting Licence
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Mobile Crane Operator Red Seal Certificate
  • Boom Truck Crane Operator Trade Certification
  • Tower Crane Operator Trade Certification
  • Mobile Crane Operator Trade Certification
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Instruct apprentices
  • Clean and lubricate cranes

Work Setting

High-rise building construction sites

Type of Cranes

  • Tower crane, fixed or limited mobility
  • Overhead crane
  • Hydraulic or telescoping boom
  • Gantry crane, fixed or limited mobility
  • Conventional cable crane, tracked
  • Conventional cable crane, wheeled
  • Climbing crane, fixed or limited mobility

Specific Skills

Operate mobile and tower cranes to lift, move, position or place equipment and materials

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Aug 13, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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