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Recruiter NameSuzanne Wood
Reference10947
Industry OIL & GAS, Crane Operator
SalarySalary negotiable
BenefitsFixed Term Contract
Town/CityOffshore
Locations UK, Offshore
Contract TypeContract

Description

CRAWLER CRANE OPERATORS – FIXED TERM CONTRACT – OFFSHORE

 

Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas, design and construction contractor is urgently seeking Crawler Crane Operators to join their team based offshore on a vessel in the UK North Sea, during the operational campaign.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidates must hold the Offshore Crane Operator certification (level 2 for unsupervised inboard lifts; level 3 for unsupervised offshore lifts), except for junior crane operators under training, who are not permitted to perform unsupervised lifts until the appropriate certification is obtained.

 

EXPERIENCE:

  • Candidates must have experience in working on offshore vessels.

 

JOB SCOPE:

  • Operate and take care of the Crawler Crane onboard offshore construction vessels.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operate the crawler crane on deck within the designed crane load capacity, in accordance with the derating tables applicable to existing weather and sea state conditions
  • Perform basket transfers where permitted and safe to do so
  • 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 superiors 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
  • Make daily inspection on the crane
  • Carry out daily routine maintenance to the crane and the operator's cabin
  • Keep a high level of housekeeping 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
  • 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 or 2nd Assistant during lifting operations

 

RATE: Please quote what day rate you would be looking for when applying.

 

STATUS:Fixed Term Contract (paye) Direct hire with the client

 

ROTATION:  28 day on / 28 day off rotation

 

We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification and must be eligible to work within the UK.

 

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