• Crane Operator - 1st Class

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    2018-1446
    # of Openings
    3
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Category
    Production
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Crane / Rigging  Department.


    We are pleased to accept resumes for 1st Class Crane Operator 2 for 2nd shift an 1 for 1st shift.


    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.

    Responsibilities

    • Operates traveling or stationary overhead crane to lift, move, and position loads, such as machinery, equipment, products, and solid or bulk materials, using hoisting attachments, such as hook, sling or bucket
    • Operate hydraulic and friction cranes in a safe and efficient manner
    • Hold employees in the basket to conduct ship repair
    • Observes load hookup and determines safety of load
    • Manipulates or depresses crane controls, such as pedals, levers, and buttons, to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbla, and signal instructions
    • Inspects crane for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions
    • Determine the weights and check them against lifiting capacities in order to prevent overload
    • Using hand and arm signals for installing, handling, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things. 

    Qualifications

    • Minimum 5 years' experience operating a crane
    • Minimum 3-5 years' experience rigging.  Will be asked to rig as a secondary job as production demands dictate
    • Must be willing/able to operate many varieties of cranes to include 60T mobiles, 15T electric-hoist wing walls, RT mobile cranes, and 20T track cranes
    • Experience operating a 230T Manitowoc preferred
    • Good depth perception
    • No fear of heights
    • NCCCO certification preferred

     

     

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.


    Our benefits include:

    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • Life and Accidental Death Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
    • 401K Retirement Plan
    • Disability Coverage
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Legal Services
    • Annual performance evaluations
    • On-site Human Resources
    • On-site gym
    • Free and close proximity parking
    • Employee perks/gifts 

    EEO

    All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.

     

    Colonna’s Shipyard and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    EOE / M / F / DISABILITY / VET

    • Respect
    • Pride
    • Truth
    • Family

    These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry.

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