Crane Operator
Chicago, IL 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description

Promet Steel, Inc is a multi-facility steel service center that specializes in the sale and processing of flat rolled steel products. Promet Steel is seeking a professional individual who is a self starter with strong multi tasking skills to fill a full time overhead crane operator position in our Chicago facility.

Crane Operator / 3rd Shift

  • Knowledge of safety policies and procedures of Promet Steel and operates within these guidelines.
  • Must be certified as an overhead crane operator as well as fork truck operator.
  • Willing to work overtime as needed.
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment while performing primary and secondary objectives for position.
  • Must take a team oriented approach and be willing to take direction from your supervisor when reassignment to other areas is needed (i.e. slitter, packaging, receiving, loading, warehouse upkeep, etc.).
  • Operation of overhead crane(s) within the safety policies and procedures when loading or unloading trucks. Operation of the fork truck within the safety policies and procedures when moving coils.
  • Meets or exceeds daily objectives (85-95 movements within an 8 hour work day) using the overhead crane or fork truck (as needed).
  • Demonstrates good housekeeping by maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
  • Operation of overhead crane(s) within the safety policies and procedures when storing, stacking, blocking and wedging coils within the coil field.
  • Knowledge of all paperwork that pertains to loading, unloading and receiving of master coils.
  • Ability to follow direction from Receiving and Shipping using the required paperwork to perform the task.
  • Communicate timely and effectively with all employees, respective supervisor, operations manager and the plant manager.
  • Must be able to band coils as needed to assure safety is being met when stacking/storing master coils in the coil field.
  • Performs daily inspection of the overhead crane(s) per policy. If problems are found after inspection, do not use the equipment and notify your supervisor or plant manager immediately.
  • Ability to unload trucks in a safe and timely matter. May be required to load trucks as well in the absence of the loader.
  • Knowledge of all lifting devices used at Promet Steel, Inc. and their respective maximum weight limits.

Salary: $18.00 - $19.00 per hour with a $250 signing bonus

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $19.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift
  • Night shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Employees, vendors, and customers must wear masks, shared spaces are sanitized regularly


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Crane: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Promet Steel, Inc
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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