Crane Operator

12 April 2018


Crane Operator (Stage 3)
Serving the energy sector for more than 50 years our clients offshore supply services have provided safe, reliable and efficient marine services worldwide.
You will be responsible for operating the Offshore Crane and ensure its higher condition for completion operations in a safe and reasonable manner:

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Carry out all mandatory inspections and maintenance of the Crane and accessories as required by the Manufacturer and the Company Management System
  • Ensure the greasing / lubrication of the wires.
  • Supervise ABs when greasing cables and wire ropes
  • Assist with general shipboard daily maintenance when no crane operations are needed
  • Train local personnel in the use of cranes and other lifting gear on board
  • Participate in the development of JSA (Job Safety Analysis) concerning crane lift, rigging equipment (see the Safety Officer)
  • Check with the Deck Foreman that proper rigging is in place and make sure that the rigging system SWL meets load demand
  • Reports and communicate issues, maintenance failure or any problem related to the crane
  • Keep track of crane certification and advise the Deck Foreman of any forthcoming requirements


  • Stage 3 Crane Operator Certification
  • Bridge watch Rating Certification

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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