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8333 CRANE, HOIST AND RELATED PLANT OPERATORS
 


    Crane, hoist and related plant operators operate and monitor cranes and other hoisting equipment.

    Tasks include -

    (a) operating and monitoring mobile or stationary cranes with mobile or fixed jib or boom ;

    (b) operating and monitoring equipment for hoisting, lowering or raising men and materials on construction site or in mine;

    (c) operating and monitoring ski-lifts and similar equipment;

    (d) operating and monitoring machinery used to haul ferry or barge with goods, passengers and vehicles across short stretches of water;

    (e) operating and monitoring machinery to open and close bridge for the passage of road and water traffic;

    (f) performing related tasks;

    (g) supervising other worker's.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Operator, crane

  • Operator, hoist


   
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 Updated 19 September 2004, by VA.