Boom Truck Driver 1-27-21


Reports to: Transportation Manager

Essential Functions and Duties:

Operate boom truck crane to lift, move, position or place equipment and materials such as but not limited to light gauge steel trusses, walls, and floors at construction sites
Perform pre-operational inspection and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting
Perform routine maintenance check on boom truck
Follow all company & OSHA safety regulations
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations
Operates crane smoothly to prevent excessive grapple swings, eliminate cable jerking, and reduce wear on electrical and mechanical parts
Thoroughly mixes refuse before feeding to boilers to ensure proper combustion and insure that few arches occur
Closes bays in a timely manner and stacks refuse to properly control pit management
Maintains a trench along the tipping floor to facilitate the delivery of refuse from trucks
Operates, monitors and cleans refuse cranes and related area, so that few arches from boiler feeder occur
Performs timely and complete crane inspections each shift
Records and logs inspection data, such as cable cuts and service length of cables, to identify recurring problems
Completes required lubrication of all grease points on the cranes and grapples
Maintains the crane control room and the area on and around the crane deck in a clean, neat, and orderly condition at all times
Reports changing trash conditions to the Plant Control Room Operator
Trains other staff to operate the crane as necessary
Has depth perception and fine motor skills to operate cranes smoothly
Anticipates typical problems, identifies potential or recurring problems, and takes appropriate action. Troubleshoots equipment and assists in diagnosing problem areas
Operates other equipment including, but not limited to, industrial forklifts, man lifts, skid steer type loaders, and other mobile equipment
Must be able to access confined spaces and pressure vessels through standard 12" by 16" man ways
Ensure accuracy of load
Drive safely and in compliance with all federal, state, and company regulations
Deliver load/product properly and safely
Provide courteous and professional service with customers
Complete all required paperwork promptly and accurately
Work cooperatively with Warehouse personnel

To apply:


Based on Experience


Work for Advanced Roofing, 35 years in business, largest commercial re-roofer in Florida, 10th largest in the country and reputation for top quality in Florida. Excellent benefits and pay. Advanced Roofing is drug free work place, paid holidays, 401k, uniforms, and health insurance.


Fort Lauderdale, FL


A current CDL, 3-year clean driving record
Class A or Class B CDL Driver’s License
Clean Background & Drug Screen
3 years Boom Truck Driver and crane experience required
Excellent and safe driving skills
Positive customer service attitude
Hazmat qualification a plus but not mandatory
Physical capacity to perform job tasks
Cooperative, problem solving behavior with co-workers, customers, and supervision

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