Crane Driver


Key responsibilities

Maritime Crane Operators are responsible for operating a mobile or stationary crane to lift, move, position and reposition loads.

Generic skills

  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Collaboration
  • Accuracy

Priority skills

  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Knowledge of safety procedures and protocols
  • Ability to concentrate for extended periods
  • Comfortable working at heights

Career progression

  • Team leader



Career journeys

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Career journey
Crane Driver
Jaymie Disney - Ship to Shore Automation Operator, Victoria International Container Terminal


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