Hoisting Engineer

Hoisting Engineer

Hoisting Engineer — Tower Crane Operator

Trade code:
339B
Compulsory
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A Hoisting Engineer — Tower Crane Operator maintains and operates tower cranes to lift, move, position and place materials and equipment, working in construction, surface mining, shipbuilding, offshore drilling rigs and railway settings. Specifically, a Hoisting Engineer — Tower Crane Operator:

  • performs pre‐operational inspections

  • plans crane ‘lifts’ including calculating crane capacity and determining load weight

  • performs rigging

  • participates in setting up, dismantling and jacking cranes

  • performs regular inspections, minor repairs and maintenance

Hoisting Engineer