Crane Operator – Waggaman, LA

at Archer Daniels Midland Company
Location Ama
Date Posted May 15, 2021
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We're a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world's premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over. Learn more at Operator - Waggaman, LAThis is a full-time, hourly level position.Position Summary:ADM is seeking a qualified candidate to work as a crane operator on a mid-stream stevedoring rig based out of our American River Transportation Company (ARTCo) in Waggaman, LA. Job Responsibilities:Operate crane in midstream stevedoring operations discharging various cargos by bucket/hookInspection of crane, associated equipment and applicable rigging necessary for safe and productive operationLead and train stevedore personnel in operations and care of stevedoring production assetsOversee crane/rig insuring that care, housekeeping, cleaning and maintenance is maintained to Company standardsCoordinate with shift lead and rig crews to accomplish safe and productive crane operations Complete a variety of required forms electronically and on paperLead rig personnel in completing required training and documentationAdditional duties and responsibilities as required or requested by management Job Requirements:Previous experience operating cranes in a stevedoring environmentADM approved crane operator certification or ability to obtain one within 90 daysAbility to follow direction and execute tasks under the supervision of the Shift Lead or operations managementAbility to execute and assist with inspection and maintenance of crane and associated components, including but not limited to general maintenance, cable changes, lubricants, and bucket maintenanceReading and writing skills sufficient to comprehend/complete a variety of documentsComputer skills sufficient to safely and productively operate crane and complete a variety of reports and documentsAbility to work in a flexible schedule; must allow for changes in assignments, and priorities depending upon identified needs of the rig or vessels. Working extended hours, evenings, weekends and Holidays also requiredAbility to work well independently as well as part of a teamMust be able to work in all types of climatesMust have reliable transportation to and from workPromote the ADM Way and core ValuesMust have a demonstrated history of safe work behavior and a sincere desire to follow and improve upon safety policies and procedures Physical Requirements:Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening and Company human performance exam (physical ability test)Standing for prolonged periods of timeFrequent heavy liftingProlonged periods of kneeling, bending and climbing stairs/laddersAbility to work near or on large bodies of water, at various heights and in confined spaces Relocation assistance is not available with this position. This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, vision, and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical/respirator questionnaire and a background check.