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Riggers (38436)

Posted by: Ameri-Force <> on March 11, 2018 at 00:04:02. Click here to reply to this post via Email.Click here for help with email link

Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: Norfolk
State: Virginia
Country: United States

Job Description
Learn the correct equipment and lifting devices that will bear heavy loads
Select the right tools that will enable Rigger to move and position heavy objects in a safe and efficient manner.
Possess working knowledge of weight testing IAW specified Tech manuals for equipment such as Cranes, Davits, Winches, Anchors, and anchor chains, etc within safety guidelines
Controls movement of heavy objects/equipment through narrow openings and confined spaces, using jacks, pulley blocks, chain falls, and rollers
Installs hooks, swivels, and turn buckles in rigging
Signals workers operating cranes or other equipment to move load
Selects and attaches gear, braces and cushions according to weight and distribution of load
Controls costs in assigned area of responsibility and recommend to management improved methods of operation that could result in cost savings for the department and company
Train and supervise lower level mechanics and semi-skilled employees
Responsible for knowing and understanding company policy
Work independently to complete responsibilities

Job Requirements
5 - 10 years' rigging experience required.
No less than 5 years' experience for 2nd class riggers
Must have knowledge of chain fall/strap loading.
Must be able to rig large loads safely.
Underwater Hull propulsion rigging (rudders, propellers, fin stabilizers, shafts, etc.)
Knowledge of ship's structure, anchor chains and associated equipment, staging construction, cranes and their capacities/chart, ship's mooring, etc.
Candidate should be able to climb and have no fears of elevated heights.
Must be able to pass a criminal background check and US Citizenship due to working at specific locations.
Knowledge of underwater hull rigging of shafting, propellers, rudders, etc. is preferred.
Previous shipyard experience is preferred.
List of needed applicable tools will be discussed

Contact Ameri-Force today for more Information!
Call now at 904-425-1798
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Fax: 904-798-1720
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EOE/DFW/ / F / Vet / Disabled Employer


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