A mobile crane operator is primarily responsible for operating a traveling crane, which lifts, moves, positions, and repositions loads. This person may travel to various job sites or to various departments within the same job site. Depending on the job, this position may involve work in a warehouse or outdoors, and the shifts may also vary depending on the employer's needs.
Mobile Crane Operator Tasks
Inspect loads for proper handling and maintain equipment as needed.
Direct spotters and other support personnel.
Operate boom and cable equipment to move loads between vehicles and work site areas.