crane operator

noun

Definition of crane operator

: a person who operates a crane (a big machine with a long arm that is used by builders for lifting and moving heavy things)

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“Crane operator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crane%20operator. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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