Trainee Crane Operator
JOB TITLE: MOBILE CRANE OPERATOR/ SLINGER SIGNALLER
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/MAIN DUTIES:
Work to manufacturer's instructions at all times.
Adhere to road traffic regulations.
Ensure PPE is worn at all appropriate times
Conversant with the correct use of out riggers and aware of the Health & Safety implications
Set and check the functioning of the rated capacity limiter and rated capacity indicator.
Perform the correct use of manual handling i.e. Outrigger Pans.
Liaise with Site Manager/Project Manager upon arrival on site.
Be able to resist pressures from other persons to carry out unsafe operations.
Able to assimilate and apply information contained in reports and duty charts relating to the range of duties and safe use of the crane.
Be aware of the effects of the wind and other climatic effects on the crane and load.
Able to take the action to avoid dangerous situations, including stopping operations.
Operate fire suppressant equipment, if fitted.
Access and depart the crane by safe use of ladders and grab rails.
Carry out training on specific models of crane, become familiar with rigging and maintenance procedures and conversant with all crane documentation
Continually seek to improve the way in which the role operates within the business to achieve its objectives.
Undertake other duties that management may reasonably request.
Hold a valid LGV C Licence
Our values are about having the ability to deliver great customer care, be a natural problem solver, putting safety first and being a team player.
A 2 week fully funded training course will be held at Liebherr UK Biggleswade on the 18th September - 29th September 2017