13 days old
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Crane Operator

Salary Info: $93,240 - 107,928 Annually, Plus Excellent Benefits + Retirement

Opens online at www.ebmud.com/jobs on Monday, July 27, 2020

Online applications must be received by 4:30 p.m., Friday, August 14, 2020

Internal Reference # 20-073


East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) is looking for a skilled Crane Operator to join the Operations and Maintenance team. EBMUD Crane Operators transport and operate portable, multi-purpose boom-type cranes and auxiliary equipment to lift and place heavy loads. They also operate a wide variety of heavy construction equipment used in the construction, maintenance and repair of underground water distribution pipelines and water system properties and facilities. This equipment includes excavators, dozers, motor graders, truck-mounted and carry deck cranes, backhoes, loaders and Class A trucks and trailers, and related construction equipment.


Every employee adds value to the EBMUD team as they are committed to responsible stewardship of our resources. The employee standard is to act with integrity, treat others with respect, and value a teamwork culture while fulfilling EBMUD's mission to provide reliable, high quality water and wastewater services at fair rates.


Competitive candidates will share these values and also:

  • Demonstrate skill and proficiency in safely and efficiently operating a wide variety of cranes and heavy construction equipment as described above

  • Safely and effectively load, unload, secure and transport equipment

  • Interact effectively with the public and other EBMUD staff 

The salary range is $7,770 per month increasing to $8,158, $8,566 and $8,944 after 12, 24, and 36 months, respectively. 

EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.


  1. Completion of the eighth grade and one year of experience operating a boom-type crane with a capacity of at least 30 tons; and

  2. One year of experience operating other heavy construction equipment such as backhoes, loaders, dozers, graders, and rollers, including excavating to line and grade.

  3. Must possess a valid unrestricted Class A California driver’s license with endorsement for air brakes and have a satisfactory driving record.

  4. Must possess a valid telescopic boom crane operator certification from an accredited certifying entity such as the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) for both swing cab and fixed cab. Must possess any additional certifications necessary to meet state requirements for the performance of Crane Operator work assignments.

  5. Must possess the physical characteristics to perform the critical and important duties of the class.

  6. Must be willing to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions and work overtime as needed. 

Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at www.ebmud.com/jobs by 4:30 p.m., Friday, August 14, 2020. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.


EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability


Job Hotline: (510) 287-0742



  • Energy / Utilities / Oil & Gas
Posted: 2020-07-24 Expires: 2020-08-23

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