Crane Operator

Broadway Subway Project

Crane Operators are required on the Broadway Subway Project all through the year of 2023.

Below you’ll find what certifications and other requirements are needed for this trade on this project. Requirements can change from one project to the next, so be sure to read the trade profile (this page) for the project you’re hoping to work on.

If you’ve got questions, we’re here to help. Just email or call 1-888-567-2242.


Working Conditions and other requirements:

  • Extended shift hours in changing weather conditions.
  • Busy, noisy and dusty environments on dynamic terrains with multiple trades working together.
  • Frequently alternating between standing, kneeling, and lifting positions in elevated or cramped spaces.
  • Personal Protective Equipment will be required (e.g., steel-toed safety boots, safety
    glasses/goggles, etc.)
  • Construction jobs may require workers to be in good physical condition with the ability to lift
    heavy weight.
  • Must have good observational skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Have a good understanding and the ability to follow safe work procedures.


Experience, qualifications, and certifications that are considered:

  • Must have Red Seal, Journeyperson qualification, and/or Level A Certification, and at least 1 year solid operating experience.
  • Must be actively registered with BC Crane Safety.
  • Prior work experience as a Rigger accompanied with Fall Protection and Rigging Certificate preferred.
  • Must be able to perform pre-operational inspection and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting.
  • Experience working in heavy civil construction or road building is considered an asset.
  • Class 1 or 3 driver’s license is considered an asset.
  • Site Ready BC including WHMIS (details will be provided by BCIB upon employment).