Crane Operator

Relocation Available
Position Type
Full Time

Overview / Job Summary

Aleris is a global leader in the manufacture and sale of aluminum rolled products, with approximately 14 facilities in three geographically aligned business units in North America, Europe and China. We serve a variety of end-use industries, including aerospace, automotive, defense, building and construction, transportation, packaging, and consumer goods.


Our Rolled Products North America (RPNA) division is seeking to add a talented Crane Operator to its team located at our Richmond, VA facility.


Aleris offers a full benefits package including Health, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance and 401K plan with matching contributions; the rate of pay for this position is $21.48 per hour.

Responsibilities Include

•Assurance of Quality & Safety Standards.
• Operating mobile equipment to move material.
• Complete pre-operational inspections to ensure safety and quality of equipment.
• Manage coil inventory.
• Maintain efficient supply of material to mutiple machine centers.
• Load/Unload supply trucks.
•Assist packing when necessary.

Required Qualifications

Requirements Include:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2-4 years of experience in production / manufacturing environment, or equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience.
  • Prior experience with operating mobile equipment. 
  • The willingness to work flexible schedules as needed. Work schedules could include nights, weekend or holiday shifts.
  • Basic computer, math skills, and reading skills.
  • Ability to move around in an industrial environment, including some climbing up and on plant equipment, and such activities as walking, kneeling, stooping, bending, driving carts, occasional reaching with hands and arms, and climbing stairs to reach plant offices and equipment. Must be able to lift and/or move items weighing up to 25 pounds.

 Aleris is an equal opportunity employer and supports diversity in the workplace.  Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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