Crane Technician

Date: 16 Jul 2024

Location: QA

Company: Jaidah Group

Based in Doha, Qatar, Jaidah Group is a conglomerate that has been operating in a wide array of business sectors for over 100 years. Our focus on the future – and its limitless potential – has driven us to consistently evolve, making us market leaders in sectors as diverse as industrial supply, energy, automotive and heavy equipment.

Job Description

•    Installing or repairing cranes or other lifting equipment such as hoists or forklifts
•    Inspecting equipment to ensure it is in good working order
•    Performing regular maintenance and inspections of cranes, hoists, and other lifting equipment
•    Installing new cranes and other lifting equipment, including conducting engineering calculations, surveying work sites, and designing crane supports
•    Maintaining records of work performed on equipment in order to track service history and detect any potential problems before they occur
•    Maintaining records of workplace safety in order to identify hazards and take corrective action
•    Operating cranes or other lifting equipment to move materials from one location to another
•    Inspecting crane components for signs of wear or damage in order to identify possible causes of accidents
•    Performing routine maintenance on cranes, including greasing bearings and replacing parts as needed
•    Perform maintenance and repairs on a variety of cranes, including but not limited to:
o    Hydraulic cranes
o    Pneumatic cranes
o    Electric cranes
o    Diesel cranes
o    Gasoline cranes
•    Troubleshoot issues and make necessary repairs in a timely manner
•    Keep accurate records of all maintenance and repair work
•    Assist with the installation of new cranes as needed
•    Train other technicians and workers on proper crane operation and maintenance procedures
•    Adhere to all safety regulations while working
•    Perform regular inspections of cranes and equipment

Knowledge and Experience

•    Proven experience as a crane technician (5+ years)
•    Extensive knowledge of SANY heavy equipment
•    Working knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, and diesel systems
•    Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
•    Ability to read and interpret technical manuals
•    Strong understanding of OSHA regulations

Competencies

Communication Skills
Culture & values
Education/Training
Experience
Job Knowledge
Skills and other abilities

Jaidah Group is an "equal opportunity employer." We will not discriminate in employment, recruitment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality or gender.