Job Description:

  • 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, verbal, or signal instructions
  • Cleans and maintains crane and hoisting mechanism
  • Inspects crane for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions
  • May attach load to hook or other crane accessory prior to operating crane Job Requirements:
  • Must be able to stand, kneel, walk, lift, bend, stoop, push and pull for long periods of time
  • Must be able to work on average ten (10) hours per day, five days (and occasionally six days) per week
  •  All work is performed outdoors in Florida heat and rain; and around heavy highway traffic areas.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.