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Main Crane Operator - Construction Vessel / Azerbaijan

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  • Main Crane Operator

  • Construction Vessel
  • Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months (renewable on agreement / performance)
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Rotation: 28 on / 28 off days
  • Working Week: 12 hrs p/day - 7 days p/week
  • Accommodation & Food / Flights (economy) / Insurances provided by Client
  • certified stage 3
    operated cranes with Active Heave Compensation (AHC)
    operated cranes with 900t and above (the larger the capacity the better), or minimum 250t if coupled with extensive DSV / divers experience
    5 years of experience with heavy lifts in T&I projects (documented in the CV)
    experience in knuckle boom cranes
    English knowledge (ideally C1 level)
    experience on Dive Support Vessels or on vessels performing diving activities.

  • Operate and takes care of the crane
    Carry out lifting operation in a safe manner
    Maintain contact with the bridge and the Deck Foreman during lifting operations
  • Tasks
    Operate the crane within the designed crane load capacity, in accordance with the derating tables applicable to existing weather and sea state conditions
    Perform basket transfers where permitted and safe to do so
    Hold the Offshore Crane Operator certification (level 2 for unsupervised inboard lifts; level 3 for unsupervised offshore lifts)
    Be aware of the surroundings in terms of potential clashes with other vessel equipment
    Be aware of crane limits in terms of reach and capacity
    On vessels with multiple cranes, be aware of the interaction with other cranes and proactively intervene in order to avoid any interference during simultaneous operations
    Interact with the supervisors in order to define the lifting procedures
    Report any crane equipment malfunctioning to own supervisor
    Ensure that all safe work procedures for crane lifts are adhered to
    Liaise with Bridge and 1st Assistant/Deck Foreman while executing any lifts that could affect the vessel stability
    Make daily inspection of crane cables
    Carry out daily routine maintenance to the crane and the operator's cabin
    Keep a high level of housekeeping on the crane and in the operator's cabin
    Liaise with 2nd Engineer/Crane Engineer/Chief Electrician/Vessel Equipment Engineer on crane maintenance and performance, in order to ensure that repairs and preventive maintenance are carried out properly
    Carry out weekly inspection of the crane in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations
    Fill up the crane log book as required for all lifts above 50 ton
    Issue work instructions to the Tuggerhoist Operators
    Stop the lifting activity if required on safety or technical grounds, if continuing could cause any damages or injuries
    Report to the 1st Assistant, while taking instructions directly from the Deck Foreman during lifting operations

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