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Crane and Tower Operators

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Inspect bundle packaging for conformance to regulations or customer requirements, and remove and batch packaging tickets.
Direct truck drivers backing vehicles into loading bays and cover, uncover, or secure loads for delivery.
Review daily work or delivery schedules to determine orders, sequences of deliveries, or special loading instructions.
Load or unload bundles from trucks, or move containers to storage bins, using moving equipment.
Direct helpers engaged in placing blocking or outrigging under cranes.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit Public HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATION One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 42
Washburn Institute of Technology Topeka Public COMMERCIAL AND HEAVY CONSTRUCTION One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 43