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Crane Operator

Hi Lift Cranes is a midsize company and market leader in cranage and precast concrete construction in the Auckland area.

The company has been operating for 30+ years and has a good working relationship with many major contractors. Most of our employees have been with the company for many years

The Position

To secure this role you will need experience, (have at least 4 years experience operating mobile cranes), have a good safety record and be prepared to study towards a NZ National Certificate in Mobile Crane operation.

As much of the daily duties involve people contact an ability to communicate with staff and on-site personnel is important

The Duties


·         Erect precast concrete components on construction sites

·         General site lifting – construction & other sites

·         Complete necessary paperwork for contract & hire work

·         Preventative maintenance of crane

Health and Safety

·         Ensure that the company Health & Safety policy is given high priority and that all work is carried out in a safe, efficient and successful manner.

We Offer

Hi Lift Cranes offers stable employment, working with a vibrant team and a competitive remuneration package.

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The best candidate will need the following skills:

  • Health and safety focussed
  • Experience on a construction site
  • Knowledge of standard crane signals
  • Capable of following instructions and the safe rigging of cranes
  • Reliable and hard working
  • Full Class 1 licence is preferred
  • Physically fit and capable of heavy lifting    

If you join our team here’s what we can offer:

  • Opportunities for ongoing work
  • Fair pay rates and your wages paid weekly
  • As our employee (not contractor) you’ll get holiday pay, sick pay, ACC you’re entitled to, and we’ll pay your tax

If you are reliable, can pass a drug test and you're keen on being part of a company that actually cares and rewards its staff, get in touch.

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