Splendora, TX 77372
Crane Operator - January 1972 - Present
to Worked for various Construction Companies within
Present State of Texas
All of my employment years have been on a contract basis with the exception of my 15 years with KBR [Brown & Root] and the last 10 years with KBR, I was assigned exclusively to the Shell @ Deer Park refinery in maintenance division. Example of Plants I have worked in:
Rohm & Haas
As Foreman/General Foreman on Various shutdowns over Rigging & Cranes
Working in and around 95% of Refineries/Petrochemical Plants located on the Houston Ship Channel area
Determine load weights and check them against lifting capacities to prevent overload.
Move levers, depress foot pedals, and turn dials to operate cranes, cherry pickers, electromagnets, or other moving equipment for lifting, moving, and placing loads.
Inspect cables and grappling devices for wear, and install or replace cables as needed.
Clean, lubricate, and maintain mechanisms such as cables, pulleys, and grappling devices, making repairs as necessary.
Inspect and adjust crane mechanisms and lifting accessories to prevent malfunctions and damage.
Direct helpers engaged in placing blocking and outrigging under cranes.
Load and unload bundles from trucks, and move containers to storage bins, using moving equipment.