Full Job Description
Our client is seeking a Crane Operator who enjoys traveling nationally. You MUST live within four hours of Cedar Rapids, Iowa to be considered for this position.
Our client believes that growth and stability are achieved through repeat and referral business. They achieve repeat and referral business because they hold themselves to a higher quality standard than others in their market and the telecom industry. They value their PEOPLE at all levels, and value their relationships with clients and suppliers. Our client has become the most trusted telecommunications equipment supplier in the U.S.
Here are the details of this opportunity:
Crane Operators average annual pay with wages and per diem is easily $70,000+
Approximately 2 weeks on the road and 4 days off. our client is flexible with work-life balance, so will do their best to accommodate your need to adjust schedules. CDL Drivers and Cane Operators average between 60 and 75 hours a week, which is great overtime pay!
HERE ARE SOME OF THE GREAT BENEFITS YOU WILL BE OFFERED
Health, dental, vision, short-term disability, and long-term disability insurance
Company-paid $50K Life Insurance policy
401k with company match
Paid maternity/paternity leave
HERE IS WHAT YOU WILL DO AS A CRANE OPERATOR
Responsible for operation of crane used in heavy lifting and transport
Responsible for personal safety and safety of co-workers
Shows commitment to safety culture through personal behavior and willingness to influence others
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
Responsible for own and rigger’s compliance with company policy, safety guidelines and procedures that pertain to the crane operator’s job
Remains in continual voice (radio), hand, and/or communication with rigger while operating the crane
Responsible for creating an environment fostering open communications concerning safety issues
Participates in safety meetings and other rigger safety programs
Assures that all lifts are within load limits of equipment and correctly rigged
Assures that lifting gear is inspected prior to use
Operates crane equipment to hoist materials and equipment in a safe and efficient manner
HERE IS WHAT YOU NEED TO BE QUALIFIED
Must live in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, or within 4 hours of this location
Must be willing to travel nationwide 2 weeks at a time
One-year experience as crane operator
Completion of High School or secondary education is preferred
Must have Class A CDL
Certified Crane Operator (CCO) certificate preferred
A DIVERSE WORKFORCE MATTERS TO US!
We are proud to support an organization that is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. Our client strongly encourages qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply, regardless of race, sex, color, creed, ancestry, national origin, marital status, families with children, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, status as a veteran or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.