December 1, 2022
 | Students

What Skills Does a Mobile Crane Operator Need?

Mobile crane operators drive and control cranes that move around the job site and use a telescoping boom to raise and lower materials and equipment. 

Operators use joysticks, levers and pedals to control their equipment and must have a strong understanding of physics. 

What are some of the skills and interests a mobile crane operator should have to set them up for success? 

To learn more about careers as a mobile crane operator, check out our mobile crane operator career page.