MONTANA CRANE SERVICE Crane Operator in BOZEMAN, Montana

Montana Crane Service is seeking qualified and experienced crane operators. We are a small family owned crane and rigging company based out of Bozeman, Montana. We have been serving Southwest Montana since 1983. We perform a large variety of work in residential, commercial and industrial settings. Benefits for full time employees include simple retirement plan, health, dental and vision insurance. Feel free to visit our website for additional information on our business. Please email your resume for consideration. Duties: The duties of this job include, but are not limited to: Cranes: • Safely, accurately and efficiently operating cranes in accordance with all local, state, and federal laws and regulations • Understanding and regular review of all standards of crane operation • Inspecting and maintaining cranes and all rigging including completing required daily, weekly, and monthly inspections • Figuring weights of beams, logs, steel, and other objects to be lifted • Determining which crane is able to safely and most efficiently complete a given job • Maintaining daily inspection forms for the truck and crane • Making safe and timely delivery of cranes to specified destinations • Checking work area at job site for hazards and dealing with them appropriately • Checking set area for outrigger stability • Maneuvering crane safely at job site • Rigging or supervising rigging of objects to be lifted • Instructing employees of customers at the job site on what is expected of them • Safely lifting and setting objects according to customer specifications within site and crane limitations • Maintaining inventory of rigging assigned to the crane being operated • Keeping assigned cranes clean, including motor, drive train, body, cab interior, and windows Yard: • Maintaining vehicles used in safe working order • Performing safety and preventative maintenance checks on vehicles • Lubricating, fueling, changing tires, steam cleaning and performing minor repairs on vehicles • Helping to maintain the work area • Returning all tools to their proper place • Assisting with various yard activities General: • Handling customer relations and crane related questions • Reporting to and communicating with coworkers/supervisors • Developing and keeping a personal calendar or scheduling method to ensure all job • duties are completed promptly • Making suggestions for the improvement of operations • Completing all paperwork related to the job including time cards, safety records, • invoices, job cost records, health insurance forms, retirement forms, various inquiries and other miscellaneous forms • Reading all safety material pertinent to the job • Participating in educational and safety programs • Acting courteously and conducting oneself in a reasonable and businesslike manner • Maintaining a presentable appearance • Using good judgment and common sense to act independently toward the job objective • Performing other miscellaneous duties as assigned • Assisting Montana Ready Mix and its associated companies when requested Other Qualifications: • One year experience as licensed crane operator or three years of verifiable experience as a crane operator in a state not requiring licensing • Current Montana crane operator license or ability to pass the test to obtain this license • Current commercial driver's license with proper endorsements