Search the latest crane operator jobs

Search the latest crane operator jobs worldwide with Energy Jobline. Offshore crane operators work on deep ocean oil rigs. Cranes are used to lift personnel and heavy equipment. In some cases, crane operators working on offshore oil rigs may be responsible for overseeing other workers or performing routine maintenance. While crane operators tend to be relatively well paid compared to other types of machine operators, offshore crane operators tend to be particularly well paid.

Crane Operator Jobs

What can I earn working as a crane operator?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, crane operators in all industries earned an average wage of $24.82 per hour and an average salary of $51,620 a year as of May 2013. Half of all crane operators reported annual salaries ranging from $37,410 to $63,260. However, offshore oil rig crane operators tend to make a bit more. According to statistics released by the salary website Indeed, the national average salary for an offshore crane operator was $65,000 per year as of May 2014.

What are the requirements to be a crane operator?

Requirements to become an offshore crane operator vary by employer. Some employers require that crane operators hold an offshore crane operator's certificate. They may also be required to hold a restricted radio operator certificate or a helicopter landing officer certificate. Some employers also prize prior offshore or oil industry experience; Maersk Drilling corporation, for instance, often hires crane operators who have experience as oil and gas roustabouts or assistant crane operators. In addition, most offshore drilling jobs -- including that of crane operator -- require that workers complete shifts of several days or weeks at a time.

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  • Crane Operator

    • Richmond, Virginia
    • Competitive
    • GE

    Role Summary/Purpose:The Crane Operator will conduct routine and out of the ordinary crane lifts within the service center for all product lines an...

  • Crane Operator

    • Germany
    • Competitive Rates
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Crane Operator One of Quanta’s Heavy Lifting and Transporting Clients is currently looking for a Crane Operator to be working on an Onshore Win...

  • Crane Operator

    • Sweden
    • Competitive Rates
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Crane Operator One of Quanta’s Heavy Lifting and Transporting clients is currently looking for a Crane Operator, to work on multiple Onshore Wi...

  • Crane Operator

    • Malabo, GQ
    • Competitive
    • Wood Group

    Job Description: Brief Posting Description We are currently sourcing a Crane Operator to join our team in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. The successf...

  • Crane Operator

    • Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
    • Competitive
    • Airswift

    Job description Airswift's client, a multinational company in the oil and gas industry, recruits a CRANE OPERATOR to work offshore in Brazil. Brazi...

  • Crane Operator

    • Germany
    • €30 ph ltd, Client to pay for accomodation, travel and food allowance
    • Mane Contract Services

    We are looking for Crane Operator LR 1750   Configuration SDWB 56/63m MOB,Operate,,DEMOB + maintain crane and reporting weekly check list/ issues.

  • Crane Operator

    • Peru (PE)
    • Crane Operator
    • Mane Contract Services

    We require a Crane Operator to join our client on a 6 week contract based in Peru.

  • Crane Operator

    • Peru
    • Competitive Rates
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Quanta's Heavy Lifting and Transporting client is currently looking for a Crane Operator to be working in Peru, starting within the next week on a...

  • Crane Operator

    • Sweden
    • Competitive Rates
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    One of Quanta’s Heavy Lifting and Transporting clients is currently looking for Crane Operators to be working on Onshore Wind Farm projects across ...

  • Crane Operator

    • Norway
    • Competitive Rates
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    One of Quanta’s Heavy Lifting and Transporting clients is currently looking for Crane Operators to be working on Onshore Wind Farm projects across ...

  • Crane Operator LR1800

    • Germany
    • Negotiable
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Day to day duties : Operate LR1800 - for lifting wind turbine components and execute tandem lifts together with S5500. Report weekly status c...

  • Equip Handler Crane Operator

    • WhitingIndiana
    • Competitive
    • BP

    Role synopsis The Crane Operator at the Whiting Refinery is a member of the Maintenance Division. He/she will perform all duties necessary for saf...

  • Crane Operator - Onshore LR1750

    • Germany
    • Negotiable
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Crane Operator Day to day duties: • MOB, Operate, DEMOB + maintain crane and reporting weekly check list/issues Project Scope • Constructio...

  • Crane Operator - Onshore LR1750

    • Germany
    • Negotiable
    • Quanta Consultancy Services

    Day to day duties: • MOB, Operate, DEMOB + maintain crane and reporting weekly check list/issues. Project Scope • Construction build. Type of equ...

  • Crane Operators / Supervisors

    • Hamburg
    • Not specified
    • JDR Energy

     JDR Energy are looking for experienced superlift Crane Operators / Supervisors in our crawler cranes division from 600 tons and up. In this ch...

  • Crane and Elevator Generalist

    • Schenectady, New York
    • Competitive
    • GE

    Role Summary/Purpose:As the Crane and Elevator Generalist, you will diagnose, troubleshoot, and perform mechanical and electrical repair, maintenan...

  • Crane Operator (Pumping Units) – Odessa, TX

    • Odessa, Texas
    • Competitive
    • Weatherford

    JOB SCOPE:        Under general supervision, operate traveling or stationary crane to lift, move and position loads. Assist in the assembly, instal...

  • Crane Operator (Pumping Units) Longmont, CO

    • Longmont, Colorado
    • Competitive
    • Weatherford

    JOB SCOPE:        Under general supervision, operate traveling or stationary crane to lift, move and position loads.DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:Maint...

  • Crew Chief Crane Operator (PUS) – Artesia, NM

    • Artesia, New Mexico
    • Competitive
    • Weatherford

    JOB SCOPE:Direct the activities of Field Technicians and Field Operators and perform safe and quality service. Responsible for the actions and safe...

  • AB/ Crane op

    • Spain
    • Not specified
    • Worldwide Recruitment Solutions

    AB/ Crane op WRS are seeking a AB/ Crane operator for a MPSV Vessel operating in the Mediterranean sea. If you are looking for a...

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