Position: Assistant Crane Operator (TEMP)

Positions Available 1
Industry Oil & Gas
Location 611 Torbay Road, Suite 1
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 30th Apr 18
Contract type Temporary
Reference ID 13214
Contact Holly Bragg holly.bragg@puglisevich.com

Position details


REPORTS TO: Crane Operator


LOCATION:  Offshore NL

TYPE OF RIG: Semisubmersible


JOB SUMMARY: Assists in crane operations as qualified, supervises the roustabouts during lifting operation and general deck duties. Assists in first line maintenance and relevant lifting equipment; also, performs and directs lifting as required.


  • High school Diploma or Equivalent
  • Level/Stage 2 Crane Certificate required
  • 3+ years previous experience in a role with 6th generation semi-sub drilling rig
  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background/Pre-Employment Screening Checks
  • Complete competency requirements for current position and work towards gaining competency in the next position


  • Operate the Rig’s cranes as qualified in a safe and efficient manner working within the design specifications and environmental limits of the crane.
  • Be conversant and utilize appropriate company procedures for all lifting operations and ensures the inspection of all lifting equipment prior to use.
  • Ensure Company approved crane signals are utilized
  • Assist in the loading and off loading of equipment and supplies from supply boats and movement of materials around the rig and keeping accurate records.
  • Monitor deck cargo to ensure it is clear of obstructions and correctly sea fastened
  • Assist in keeping a running inventory of slings and lifting equipment in use as per lifting gear register. Record and remove damaged equipment.
  • Participate in all pre-job planning for deck operations.
  • Carry out first line maintenance and on tour checks and document as required.
  • Assist the Crane operator and Deck Foreman in organizing the deck for efficient and safe operation
  • Perform helideck duties as directed
  • Actively participate in safety, departmental, pre-tour, client meetings, etc.
  • Ensure that approved rig operating procedures are adhered to at all times. Report all unsafe activities, situations, and potential hazards to supervisor
  • Actively participate in the Safety Management Systems
  • Mentor, develop and train crew members to ensure they are competent to work in their current job positions and where appropriate coached and prepared for the next position
  • Ensure housekeeping is maintained in assigned areas
  • Assist the Crane Operator in carrying out performance appraisals for subordinates. Recommend promotion, development, or disciplinary action
  • Effectively use all safety and environmental tools employed by the Employer
  • Complete training requirements in a timely manner as per the Employer’s training matrix
  • Perform all emergency duties as per designation on the station bill

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

To apply, please send your resume to holly.bragg@puglisevich.com

Company Info

Company: Puglisevich