Crane Operator


Shreveport, LA, US

Division: BENTELER Steel/Tube 
Functional Area: Production 
Career Level: Entry-Level Position 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 13261 



At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Core Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for pre-shift inspection reports
  • Responsible for the operation and control of crane machine.
  • Responsible for operating overhead cranes, whether cab or ground controlled to lift, move and position loads like machinery, equipment, products and also solid or bulk materials using hoisting attachments like hook, sling, electromagnet or bucket.
  • Responsible for load hookup and determining safety of load.
  • Responsible for cleaning as well as maintaining crane hoisting mechanism.
  • Responsible for overseeing of bundle loading.
  • Responsible for monitoring, troubleshooting, and coordinating timely repair of equipment.
  • Responsible for communicating crane malfunctions to the supervisor.
  • Responsible for the operation and control of crane.
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned by your supervisor.
  • Responsible for tracking of all material movements/scanning bundle movements and bundle locations.
  • Responsible for taking inventory as requested                                                                     
  • Communicate with all team members (maintenance and production) to ensure excellent communication on all issues.


Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Previous crane or heavy equipment experience preferred.
  • Previous industrial manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Prefer knowledge of computer-operated machine operation.
  • Must be able to master crane operation, mechanical and electrical equipment knowledge and skills.
  • Requires all certifications kept current.
  • Ability to work various shifts.
  • Knowledge of compiling reports and ensuring compliance.


Your contact

Karen Freeman 

BENTELER Human Resources

Phone: +1 318 216-4254 


Your new employer

The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 30,000 colleagues in nearly 30 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Steel/Tube division. Here, we develop and produce custom, precision pipes for customers from energy production, automotive engineering, and other industrial sectors. In this division, we enable the unerring application of our products, from the concept up to process integration and thus to integration into our customers’ value chains. Along with that, our diverse fields of application make sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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Nearest Major Market: Shreveport