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Crane Operator Posted on Dec 12, 2017 by Mammoet Canada Western Ltd.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $37.52 to $57.83 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 5 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 07, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Mammoet Canada Western Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

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

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

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Instruct apprentices
  • Clean and lubricate cranes
  • Assemble tower cranes on site

Work Setting

  • Mines and quarries
  • Industrial plant

Type of Cranes

  • Overhead crane
  • Locomotive crane
  • Hydraulic or telescoping boom
  • Conventional cable crane, tracked
  • Conventional cable crane, wheeled

Specific Skills

  • Perform routine maintenance work
  • Operate mobile and tower cranes to lift, move, position or place equipment and materials
  • Operate locomotive cranes to move objects and materials at railway yards
  • Operate bridge or overhead cranes to lift, move and place plant machinery and materials
  • Perform pre-operational inspection, and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Various locations

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

Feb 07, 2018

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Crane Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Crane Operators
NOC code: 7371
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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