Crane Operator - International





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Crane operator


Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Provide Roustabouts with relevant instructions for current and forthcoming operations.
Partake in pre-tour meeting prior to all non-routine deck operations.
Inspect all lifting equipment prior to use, i.e. slings, straps, shackles, wire ropes, etc.
Ensure lifted loads are clear of obstructions, balanced, and properly secured with tag lines.
Operate the crane as required for running casing/riser, picking up or laying down tubular, placement of equipment and supplies, etc.
Operate the crane as required for transferring personnel and materials to and from supply boats.
Notify the supervisor prior to lifting or transferring heavy equipment or materials that may affect the rig's stability.
Assist during rig moves and anchor running and retrieving operations as directed.
Assist with the replacement and installation of mooring lines and bulk fill lines.
Perform safety inspection on gauges, indicators, limit switches, cables, electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic systems in cranes.
Carry out Preventive Maintenance tasks on the cranes and components equipment. Maintain log of all maintenance records.
Ensure decks and work area are organized for efficient and safe operation.
Assist in keeping a running inventory of slings and lifting equipment in use. Inform supervisor of shortages or damaged slings.
Assist the Subsea department in the running and retrieval of BOPs and auxiliary equipment.
Assist third party service personnel in picking up and moving equipment for special operations.
Maintain good communication with the Roustabouts, Deck Pusher and Barge Supervisor.
Assist to maintain accurate records of all equipment loaded onto and off the rig.
Other duties as required.

Position Requirements
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Valid Basic Survival Training or BOSIET
Valid Crane Operator Stage 3
2+ years previous experience as a Crane Operator on an offshore drilling rig
Knowledge of basic technical calculations required for the safe operation of the marine aspect of the rig
Medical (CAPP or OGUK)
Valid Passport
Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background /Pre-Employment Screening Checks
International Travel is required

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