Crane Instructor in Houston

Do you want to join the leading learning provider in the Oil and Gas industry? We are looking for an experienced and motivated Crane Instructor to join our passionate team in Houston, Texas. As our new employee, you will deliver high-quality training to offshore and onshore workers in all areas of Crane and Rigging

We offer

As a leader in offshore training, Maersk Training offers the highest quality training through simulators as well as hands-on training with a blended approach in a professionally controlled environment. We offer competitive salaries, and a supportive staff to help ensure personal growth and competency development in the skills needed. There will likely be an opportunity to facilitate courses in Houma, LA as well.

Key responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to plan and deliver training by our standards and perform each essential function satisfactorily.

• Delivers training on the theories of basic rigging, equipment familiarization, and the safe utilization of rigging hardware and slings.
• Welcome clients, students, and guests and provide detailed inductions with an emphasis on safety awareness.
• A proactive approach to researching new legislation from relevant accreditation companies and performing quality control assessments of our courses, conducting corrective actions, and leading change.
• Develop, maintain and update our course material and equipment, and assist in course research and development when assigned.
• Ensure adequate feedback and assessment are provided to clients and students upon course completion.
• Participate and from time to time lead daily operation meetings with the instructor team.
• Participate in audit preparations conducted by applicable accreditation companies.
• Assist in the maintenance and preparation of equipment and facilities.

We are looking for

We are looking for a person with experience in delivering API Rigger courses. We anticipate that you will have an appropriate level of hands-on experience and the following qualifications:

• Ability to professionally represent Maersk in front of our customers.
• Previous Instructor history.
• Knowledge of API RP 2D.
• Minimum of 7 years industry experience.
• Minimum of 4 years in operations consisting of Rigging and Lifting in an offshore environment.
• Minimum of 2 years of experience in a position that required Crane certification.
• Must be highly self-motivated with customer service skills.
• Experience with adult teaching presenting to a multi-cultural audience is preferred, but not required.
• IT skills and experience with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Ability to operate a high-fidelity simulator.
• A structured way of working, showing attention to detail, regimented mindset.
• Punctual and dependable.
• Fluent in English both verbally and in writing.
• Ability and willingness to travel to our remote locations.

For further information, please contact: Jesper Kristensen via