CRANE FOLLOWER Job Description
Assists workers engaged in operating derricks, cranes, power shovels, or other hoisting machines used to lift move machinery, equipment, or materials, like concrete, castings, structural steel, stone slabs, mill rolls, scrap metal, pipe, dirt, and also logs, performing any combination of following duties. Couples plus uncouples railroad cars throws railroad track switches. Affixes hook, bucket, electromagnet, or demolition ball to crane, or affixes rope, cable, chain, sling, or other grappling equipment or attachments to object being lifted or to lifting mechanism. Places blocking, out-riggers, or screw-jacks in position to hold crane or shovel upright when lifting heavy loads. Places supports in position to receive load. Signals operator, vocally or with hand signals, to guide operator in lifting moving loads when view from crane or shovel cab is obstructed. Pushes or pulls load as it is lowered, until it is deposited in ...
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