Assemble rigging to lift and move equipment or material on construction project in a safe and timely manner with the highest quality possible.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Select cables, ropes pulleys, winches, blocks, and sheaves, according to weight and size of load to be moved.
Position material prior to lift and determine weight of object.
Select proper rigging for the job such as cables, straps or chains and ensures they have been inspected and are in good working condition.
Attach pulley and blocks to fixed overhead structures, such as beams, ceiling, and gin pole booms, with bolts and clamps.
Attach load with grappling devices, such as loops, wires, ropes, and chains to crane hook.
Give directions to crane operator or hoisting engineer engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and material hoisting equipment, using hand signals, loud speaker, two way radio or telephone.
Set up, brace and rig hoisting equipment using hand tools and power wrenches.
Work with erection team to complete the assigned tasks.
Ability to tie various knots.
Assemble and disassemble cranes.
Clean, maintain tools and inspect all equipment used in Rigging.
Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.
Other duties as assigned.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Completed a Rigging course at a technical, trade school or seminar or a minimum of 3 years of experience in the field.
Must be able to read, write and communicate clearly with supervisor/co-workers and understand direction from supervisor.
Utilize basic math to calculate load weights and balance points.
Must be able to lift 50 pound objects, climb, bend, twist, stand and reach repetitively, operate moving equipment and work in hot/cold/damp/cramped environments.
Must be able to work up to 200 feet.
Candidate may be required to pass a drug test and criminal background check based on job location/requirements.