Steel Mill Laborer in Aliquippa, PA at Pridestaff

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A local steel plant is looking to hire a crane follower. This is a temporary to hire position that pays $13 per hour and a possible increase after hire. Must be available to work any shift. After getting on board this company has great benefits - Dental, Vision, Medical and 401K, 10 paid holidays along with Union membership.  Does this sound like you?

Job Duties:

  • Operates traveling or stationary overhead crane cab- or ground controlled to lift, move, and position loads, like machinery, equipment, products, and solid or bulk materials, using hoisting attachments, like hook, sling, electromagnet, or bucket.
  • Observes load hookup determines safety of load
  • Manipulates or depresses crane controls, like pedals, levers and buttons, to regulate speed & direction of crane hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions
  • Cleans and maintains crane hoisting mechanism
  • Inspects crane for defective parts notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions
  • May attach load to hook or other crane accessory prior to operating crane 

Job Requirements:

  • Prior mill experience a plus
  • Prior crane experience is helpful
  • Ability to stand on feet for hours of the day
  • Ability to move around the warehouse
  • Ability to work in a loud, fast paced mill