Apprentice Crane Operator

Full Time
Grand Prairie
March 21, 2022

Location: Grande Prairie, AB

Type: Full Time, Permanent

We are seeking a full-time Apprentice Crane Operator. This position will be responsible for a high quality and timely support to meet the requirements of site customers. You will be responsible for the operation of equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Transport, setup, operate and demobilize mobile cranes.
  • Follow road and crane regulations.
  • Assist with the assembly/disassembly cranes.
  • Calculate crane capacities and determine load weights.
  • Assist in operation of cranes to lift, move positions and place equipment and materials.
  • Perform routine maintenance.
  • Assist in operation of crane and hoisting equipment to lift, move or position large objects at work sites
  • Ability to complete routine tasks independently with exceptional problem-solving skills.
  • Represent Energy Crane Services; help resolve any customer concerns in a professional manner. Following all site rules and adhering to at all times.
  • Physically able to operate and maneuver heavy and irregular loads such as Crane accessories and Mounting plates.
  • May perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Class 1 Driver’s License

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Demonstrate exceptional customer service
  • Capable to work in remote locations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • No fear of heights and physically fit
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Working Conditions:

  • Overtime and travel may be required.
  • Must be able to physically lift 50lbs.


We offer our employees a positive working environment, quality equipment and tools that are maintained through a comprehensive maintenance program, competitive compensation package (including bonuses and 100% employer paid benefits), and a team that supports you, and your goals and development.

Please indicate in your cover letter and/or resume how you meet the qualifications of the position.

Only those candidates who are selected for the interview will be contacted.

Job Types:

  • Full Time
  • Permanent


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program

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