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Overhead Crane Operator

Tampa, FL 33605

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Industry: Warehouse & Packaging Job Number: SP1928449610 Pay Rate: $17-18 / hour

Job Description

Overhead Crane Operator 2nd shift
Automation Personnel Services is looking for an Overhead Crane Operator for a company based in Tampa, FL. In this role, you will have the opportunity to advance your career while being a key part of a dynamic team in a fast-growing manufacturer of steel and metal structures. 

Pay Rate 
$17.00 - $18.00 per hour, depending on experience. 

Schedule and Hours 
Monday through Friday, 2:00 pm to 11:30 pm. Must be flexible and able to work overtime.

Overhead Crane Operator Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for operating an overhead crane to lift, move, position, and reposition steel material to stock areas.
• Manipulate or depress crane controls, such as pedals, levers, and buttons, to regulate the speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions.
• Log and report inventory received and location changes according to specified procedure into the inventory computer system and/or by paperwork.
• Work and coordinate with multiple areas of warehouse, and coworkers to complete tasks.
• Closely follow safety regulations and guidelines at all times, including wearing appropriate personal protective equipment and securing loads properly.

Overhead Crane Operator Qualifications and Requirements 
• Valid forklift operator certification or license obtained through a recognized training program.
• Proficiency in operating various types of forklifts and overhead cranes, including counterbalance, reach, and pallet jack.
• Ability to understand and follow safety protocols and operating instructions to prevent accidents and injuries.
• Physical strength and stamina to lift and move heavy loads safely and efficiently.
• Attention to detail and good hand-eye coordination to maneuver equipment in tight spaces and navigate busy warehouse environments.

Job Type 
Full-time, temporary

• Weekly Pay
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance
• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus)
• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsTampa@apstemps.com, or call us at 813.888.7508 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at 

Automation Personnel Services Tampa Branch
3918 West Hillsborough Ave.
Tampa, FL 33614

Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.

About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 

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