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Crane Operator

Date: Sep 21, 2022

Location: Whitby, ON, CA

Company: Gerdau

This position is open for domestic candidates only. 


About Us

Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.  Gerdau is the largest recycler in the World. Each year, we transform millions of tons of scrap into steel that is used to build the future.


Why you'll love it here

At Gerdau it’s all about the people. Gerdau's growth is based on our purpose and on a vision focused on excellence. The measures of performance are customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, our communities, and the World.  Our culture thrives by embracing diversity, encouraging innovation and creating products that serve humanity.

Job Description

Will be required to operate OET Cranes, booms, magnets and other lifting devices

  • Trains and assists in all Crane Lines of Progession as required
  • When not training or required to operate a crane, will be assigned to work on the ground in the department 
  • Keep work areas clean
  • Observes all Safety Rules



  • Education - Completed High school Diploma or GED
  • Experience - 1 - 3 years of crane operation 
  • Experience - 1 - 3 years of Heavy Industrial or Manufacturing
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and communicate effectively
  • Must have good attendance and work ethic
  • Must be physically able to perform in a labour intensive environment


Salary & Beneifts:

Medical and Prescription
Pension/RSP plan
Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Program



Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. All external applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship. 


If you are vision-impaired or have some other disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Gerdau, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (866)-788-2798 or