Post #39228

Shop Machine Operator (Heavy Equipment)

Job Description
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Job Overview:
McDermott is searching for a Shop Machine Operator in our Materials Department in the Walker, LA area. This position will operate various power-driven machinery used for pipe. Will be required to handle overhead crane, forklift and rigging. This position is a project-based position.
Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Set up and operates production equipment in accordance with established guidelines and procedures
  • Observes load hookup and determines safety of load.
  • Manipulates or depresses crane controls, such as pedals, levers, and buttons, to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions.
  • Cleans and maintains crane and hoisting mechanism.
  • Inspects crane for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions.
  • May attach load to hook or other crane accessory prior to operating crane and be designated Crane Operator-Hooker (steel & rel.) or Crane Operator-Hooktender (aircraft mfg.).
  • May be designated by type of crane operated or material handled as Bridge Crane Operator (any industry); Charging-Crane Operator (foundry; steel & rel.) I; Cinder Crane Operator (foundry; steel & rel.) I; Gantry Crane Operator (any industry); Hot-Metal Crane Operator (foundry; nonfer. metal; steel & rel.) I; Ingot Stripper (steel & rel.) I; Scrap Crane Operator (steel & rel.) I; Tower Whirler Operator (any industry); Wall-Crane Operator (foundry). 
  • Adjust machine settings to complete tasks according to specification, accurately and in a timely manner
  • Move hand and foot levers to control diesel, electric, gasoline or steam-powered operating equipment
  • Interpret hand signals to determine where materials are to be placed
  • Manipulate equipment on unleveled working surface
  • Assist in lifting, position and securing or materials and work pieces during installation
  • Responsible for routine maintenance or repairs
  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules 
  • Observe load hook up and determine safety of load
  • Manipulate crane control to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal or signal instructions
  • Clean and maintain crane and hoisting mechanism
  • Inspect crane for defective parts, documents and notifies the supervisor of the defects or malfunctions
  • Load, transport, and unload materials, tools, equipment and supplies
  • Perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities on tools and equipment
  • Interpret load charts
Basic Qualifications: 
  • High school diploma or its equivalent preferred 
  • Previous years of experience in the field or in a related area
  • CDL preferredPhysical Requirements:
NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)
Standing O
Walking O
Sitting C
Pushing O
Pulling O
Climbing O
Balancing O
Bending O
Stooping O
Kneeling O
Crouching O
Crawling O
Reaching C
Handling C
Fingering C
Feeling C
Vision C
Hearing C
Lifting (lbs)   Carrying (lbs)
0-10              0-10

Company Overview:
McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Primary Location: USA-Louisiana-Walker
Job: Shop Machine Operator
Employee Status: Direct / Regular
Schedule: Full-time

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