Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC

Crane Hoist Technician

Location US-FL-Orlando
Job ID


  • Assist in the performance of complex maintenance, servicing, repair, and troubleshooting of cranes, hoists, and related machinery and equipment
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Responsible for preventative maintenance of all hoist/crane related equipment
  • Accountable for safety of installation/service team
  • Responsible for quality of erection/dismantle
  • Ability to adjust or replace bearings, brakes, cables, guide rails, counterweights, cable sheaves, and buffers
  • Responsible for adjusting safety controls, counter weights, and mechanism of doors
  • Performs cleaning and placement of tools as well as cleaning the provided work area

Education - Skills - Knowledge - Qualifications & Experience

  • High School Diploma
  • Strong work ethic
  • Knowledge of hoist techniques/ crane mechanical theory
  • Self motivated and a team player
  • Familiarity in using hand tools

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work in inclement weather
  • Ability to position the body to effect repairs in confined areas, 200 feet plus in the air on a crane/hoist, under crane, etc.
  • Ability to climb stairs, i.e. tower sections, crane, ladder, etc.
  • Overtime and weekend work is required
  • Extensive travel throughout but not limited to the southeast United States
  • Must be able to travel on short notice

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to reach , hold, position, maneuver, and operate hand tools and replacement parts
  • Ability to identify wires, and other parts by color and other identifying information
  • Ability to use fine hand and finger movements to identify and work on parts not always visible
  • Ability to lift, carry, position, and hold parts weighing up to 50 pounds alone and up to 100 pounds with assistance during repairs and with mechanical assistance, in excess of 500 pounds


Building Your Brasfield & Gorrie Career

Start your career in a big way

No matter your starting point, when you join the Brasfield & Gorrie family, you open the door to a rewarding career at one of the most respected and dynamic companies in the industry. Here you decide your path and what you will make of your career—and your life.


We value everyone

At Brasfield & Gorrie, we see our purpose as building exceptional people, trusting relationships, great projects, and strong communities. Valuing everyone is essential to our purpose, so for us, valuing diversity and inclusion is more than a lofty company commitment; it’s a way of building relationships that helps us live our purpose in our daily work.


You’ll benefit from working at Brasfield & Gorrie

By offering a strong foundation of employee benefits, we ensure that you and your family have the tools and means to prosper. We’re proud to provide a competitive benefits and compensation package. Our employees have access to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), wellness programs, career development classes, and many more benefits. We’re proud to be ranked by both Top Workplaces and Best Places to Work in multiple cities!


About Brasfield & Gorrie

Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We're skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and Lean construction, but we're best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 13 offices and more than 3,200 employees. Our 2020 revenues were $3.9 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 22nd among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2021. Brasfield & Gorrie is ENR Southeast's 2021 Contractor of the Year.


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