Onni Group Crane Operator in Vancouver, British Columbia

Job Title: Crane Operator

CapWest is a fast growing, well established forming contractor. We currently have a large and diverse project portfolio with many interesting projects all over the lower mainland. We have very experience team of construction professionals and are looking for motivated candidates to join our team.

There is an exciting opportunity for a talented professional to join the Construction team in Vancouver as a Crane Operator. This role will be responsible to safely load, move and deliver products while complying with all health and safety legislation. You will perform inspections, maintenance checklist, clean, lubricate and calculate all crane capacities and weight prior to rigging and hoisting.

Job Description:

  • Move crane to and from job sites

  • Safely operate a crane while maintaining communication with ground crew for safe and efficient rigging and unrigging

  • Ability to perform pre-operational inspections including Field Level Hazard Assessments (FLHA), calculating cranes capabilities and weight to ensure you have the proper equipment for rigging and hoisting.

  • Understanding the crane's load chart, notes and warnings and be able to calculate or determine the crane's actual net capacity for all possible configurations of the machine

  • Competent in completing all necessary pre-job paperwork as well as log book following the completion of the job


  • Minimum 3 years of experience operating a crane

  • Journeymen Red Seal Mobile Crane Certification

  • Must hold a valid class one drivers license

  • Must understand the functions and limitations of the crane

  • Have the ability to problem solve and handle high stress situations in a professional manner

  • Oversee crane's general condition and notify management when maintenance is required

  • Staying alert and maintain a high level of concentration

  • Ability to assess situations and identify potential hazards

  • Represent the company, resolving customer concerns and keeping a positive attitude

  • Mechanical ability to make minor repairs when necessary

    All interested applicants please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@capwestbuild.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted