Beitzel Corporation

Crane Operator - Field Services

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Job ID
Oil and Gas
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time


Beitzel Corporation is an Industrial Construction and Service Company with over 40 years of experience in the Energy, Mining, Industrial Construction and Aggregate Industries. Corporate Headquarters is located in Grantsville, MD with several offices throughout the region. Beitzel Corporation offers a positive work environment, competitive wages, additional travel pay, excellent health insurance including: medical, dental and vision, life insurance, 401(k) with a company match, short term disability, paid holidays and vacation.


Beitzel Corporation is now accepting applications for experienced Crane Operators.  Crane Operator will be required to mobilize and operate cranes safely and efficiently throughout a wide range of industries to include, but not limited to:  Industrial Construction, Oil and Gas, Coal, Aggregate, Commercial, Concrete, Power Plants, Communications, etc.  Operators must possess expertise and skill in precisely moving and placing large objects using Link Belt, National and Grove Cranes.  Crane Operators must be performance-driven and possess a proven history of customer service.   


Beitzel Corporation provides crane services 24/7 and Crane Operators must be flexible and willing to work out-of-town with overnight stay on a regular basis.  Candidates must be willing to do call-out and stand-by work, along with extended hours, weekends, and holidays.      


Areas of operations include, but are not limited to:  Maryland, Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and New Jersey.


  • Maintain strong customer focus and communicate effectively with customers and potential customers
  • Control the rigging, lifting, moving and positioning of loads on the crane
  • Observe and make certain loads are safely attached and that weight loads and lifting capacities are within proper limits
  • Maintain clean, safe and well-maintained cranes
  • Perform routine safety inspections and continuously inspect crane cables and hooks and ensure that worn parts are replaced
  • Perform lubrication and necessary field repairs  
  • Drive cranes to and from job sites
  • Operate within precise limits and standards of accuracy and safety
  • Maintain quality and safety standards without exception
  • Perform construction-related work as required


  • Minimum of 3-5’ years of experience in Mobile Crane Operations
  • Must have NCCCO certification or equivalent operator certification with an updated physical card
  • Must be dependable, trustworthy, and possess a calm and positive demeanor regardless of circumstances
  • Must be willing to work extended hours, flexible hours, night and rotating shifts as necessary
  • Must be willing to travel and work out of town on a regular basis
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written) and to represent Beitzel Corporation in a professional, competent and courteous manner
  • Ability to coordinate with cross-functional teams to accomplish common goals
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to effectively adapt to ever-changing and ever-emerging customer needs
  • Must know and understand hand-signals and be proficient at rigging loads in a safe manner
  • Must be able to safely escort and transport wide loads from one location to another
  • Must be able to accurately and effectively complete job tickets; service quality summaries and all other necessary paperwork
  • Must possess and maintain a strong customer focus without exception
  • Possess construction-related skills such as carpentry, concrete, welding, electrical, etc.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 5-10 years crane operating experience
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A certification
  • Heavy Equipment Operation experience
  • Crane experience in the energy industry including mining, power plants and/or oil and gas well sites
  • Multiple, complementary heavy construction skills or certifications; welding, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, NCCER certifications – Rigging, fork lift etc.
  • Safety training including SafeLand, OSHA 10 and MSHA surface training


Working Conditions

  • Must be safety and customer focused without exception
  • Must be able to effectively adapt to ever-changing and ever-emerging customer needs
  • Must be able to sit/stand for long periods of time
  • Must be able to work in adverse and extreme weather conditions
  • Must adhere and follow all health, safety and environmental standards


  • Learn new skills through exposure to multiple trades
  • Variety of work and work environments
  • Safety-first work culture with established history of success
  • Enhanced hair follicle drug screening to minimize substance abuse in the workplace
  • Opportunities for out-of-town work with perdiem
  • High value/Low cost medical insurance options
  • Complete benefit package to include dental, vision, disability ins., life ins., vacation and holidays
  • Overtime opportunities as needed
  • Personal Protective Equipment Allowances
  • Company-provided transportation for out-of-town work
  • Company-paid lodging for out-of-town work
  • On-the-job training for improved skillset


Additional Eligibility Qualifications


  1. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment.
  2. This position requires the completion of a thorough background check including employment and education verification, SSN eVerify, employment references, and pre-employment drug screening. In accordance with our Organization’s Drug and Alcohol policy employees are required to participate in random, post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing.


AAP/EEO Statement
Beitzel Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide opportunities without regard to any protected classes under applicable law.


ADA Statement

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Other Duties
This job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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