Overhead Crane Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Houston, TX - Metro - (USA) 2100 West Loop South Suite 400 TX Houston , TX 77027-3544

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Job Description

Manpower is now hiring for an Overhead Crane Operator in Brenham Texas!!!!!

Position Purpose:

Operates traveling overhead crane (ground-controlled) to lift, move, and position loads such as blocks or buns of polyurethane foam

Essential duties:

* Observes load hookup, lifting or clamping devices and determines safety of load

* Manipulates and depresses crane controls to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement

* Cleans and maintains crane and hoisting mechanism as necessary

* Inspects crane for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions

* Cleans and maintains work area as prescribed by supervisor

* Follows direction of supervisor as to type and quantity of material to position on conveyors for filling orders

* Stages newly poured buns for curing, assists in counting Bunroom inventory to maintain proper stock levels of various products, and assists with material inventory process

* Communicates professionally, effectively, and with courtesy with employees, managers, customers, vendors, and other departments

* Makes sound decisions; anticipates and adapts to changing needs and resolves problems

* Meets company standards and follows company policies and procedures

* Performs duties fairly, efficiently, and in the best interest and long term success of the company

* Follow 5s and safety policies and procedures

* Other duties, as assigned

Knowledge, skills, experience:

* 1-2 years related experience

* Able to lift and carry 50lbs

* Able to stand and walk for 8 hours

* Able to read measuring devices

Education / Certifications:

* High school diploma or equivalent