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CRANE OPERATOR JOB DESCRIPTION

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STATUS: NORMAL
Profession: CRANE OPERATOR
Rotation: Uneven 56/28
Vessel type: Crane and Pipe Laying Vessel

LOCATION

Country: WORLDWIDE
Placement: PIPE LAYER

JOB DESCRIPTION

* Operate the crane within the designed crane load capacity, in accordance with the derating tables applicable to existing weather and sea state conditions
* Performs basket transfers where permitted and safe to do so
* Hold the Offshore Crane Operator certification (level 2 for unsupervised inboard lifts; level 3 for unsupervised offshore lifts)
* Be aware of the surroundings in terms of potential clashes with other vessel equipment
* Be aware of crane limits in terms of reach and capacity
* On vessels with multiple cranes, be aware of the interaction with other cranes and proactively intervene in order to avoid any interference during simultaneous operations
* Interact with the supervisors in order to define the lifting procedures
* Report any crane equipment malfunctioning to own supervisor
* Ensure that all safe work procedures for crane lifts are adhered to
* Liaise with Bridge and 1st Assistant/Deck Foreman while executing any lifts that could affect the vessel stability
* Make daily inspection of crane cables
* Carry out daily routine maintenance to the crane and the operator's cabin
* Keep a high level of housekeeping on the crane and in the operator's cabin
* Liaise with 2nd Engineer/Crane Engineer/Chief Electrician/Vessel Equipment Engineer on crane maintenance and performance, in order to ensure that repairs and preventive maintenance are carried out properly
* Carry out weekly inspection of the crane in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations
* Fill up the crane log book as required for all lifts above 50 ton
* Issue work instructions to the Tuggerhoist Operators
* Stop the lifting activity if required on safety or technical grounds, if continuing could cause any damages or injuries
* Report to the 1st Assistant, while taking instructions directly from the Deck Foreman during lifting operations

REQUIREMENTS

Stage 3 certificate
Proven experience offshore on heavy lift cranes (250-2500 tons) - Good English

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