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Company : Overland Contracting Inc
Req Id : 35001
Job Title : 3715 - Rigger - Certified
Location : PJFTLAUDE2
Business Unit Sector : OCI-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES
Opportunity Type : Craft (non-union)
Relocation eligible : No
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Plan, lay-out and install all necessary rigging components for
lifting and installing equipment, machinery, pipe, steel, etc. in
accordance with all plans, specifications, codes and industry
. Use appropriate hand and power tools to properly measure, cut,
bend, assemble and erect all components necessary for lifting,
moving and installing equipment, machinery, pipe, steel, etc in
accordance with the applicable plans, specifications codes and
industry standards Shakeout of items to be installed into erectable
sequence and rigging of same for crane hoisting with a thorough
knowledge and use of crane signals Be able to guide rigged items
into position using a tag line Use of oxyacetylene and welding
equipment for making adjustments and/or alterations as may be
necessary for the installation of rigged items Inspect and test
rigging to ensure safety and reliability Select gear such as
cables, pulleys, and winches, according to load weights and sizes,
facilities, and work schedules Control movement of heavy equipment
through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chain falls, gin
poles, gallows frames, and other equipment Tilt, dip, and turn
suspended loads to maneuver over, under, or around obstacles, using
multi-point suspension techniques Align, level, and anchor
machinery Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to
move or support materials Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed
overhead structures such as beams, ceilings, and gin pole booms,
using bolts and clamps Dismantle and properly store rigging
equipment after use . Knowledge of material handling and hazards of
stored energy with in loads . Signal or verbally direct workers
engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers
and materials . Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of
different rigging and rigging techniques Knowledgeable in the use
of OCI Reference rigging cards or specifications for loads and
proper techniques . Participate in all safety related processes and
programs as requested Engage with your work team to ensure we
achieve zero injuries Understand that no job is so important that
your safety and that of your crew will be compromised Watch for
hazards and report any concerns to your supervisor or safety
professional If needed, use your stop work authority until the
issue is resolved . Report all accidents and near misses to
supervisor; participate in investigation process as needed .
Participate in all pre-job work planning and safety discussions
Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to
and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate and/or
mitigate hazards . Understand and respond appropriately to all
safety hazards and warning devices (i e back-up alarms, smell of
smoke, different colored warning tags, warning sirens) .
Understand, support, and follow lockout tag out procedures Attend
site specific training and assure you follow all procedures as out
lined in training . Follow established safety rules and regulations
and maintain a safe and clean work environment . Use effective
verbal and written communication skills Add, subtract, multiply and
divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately . Listen
to co-workers suggestions, safety concerns, and recommendations
giving full attention to what they are saying and take the time to
understand the points being made, asking questions and providing
feedback when appropriate . Coordinate work with other crafts and
co-workers on the job . Provide on-the-job training and/or
mentoring to helpers and laborers you are working with . Produce
quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and
industry standards . Read and understand plans and specifications
Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions . With
regard to that portion of the work assigned, develop complete
understanding of contract plans and specifications; and plan,
lay-out and install equipment, machinery, pipe, steel, etc
One or more of the following certifications: NCCER Welding NCCER
Ironworking NCCER Signal Person NCCCO Rigger NCCCO Signal Person
CIC Qualified Rigger and Signal Person CIC Qualified Rigger -
At least 4 years of experience working as a Rigger or similar
craft, and a strong working knowledge of the rigger craft. Must
have working knowledge of construction equipment, lifting devices,
rigging tools and their capacities and working knowledge of all
aspects of the rigging craft. Rigger must be able to demonstrate
rigging abilities. In addition, must have all necessary tools. Must
be at least 18 years of age. One or more of the following
Certifications: NCCER Rigging, NCCER Signal Person, NCCCO Rigger,
NCCCO Signal Person, CIC Qualified Rigger and Signal Person, CIC
Qualified Rigger - Advanced Certification. All applicants must be
able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if
selected) which may include any/all of the following:
criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle
records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and
NCCER Fundamentals of Crew Leadership
Work Environment/Physical Demands
- Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds.
- Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move in and around confined and
cluttered places, and uneven areas, see and hear naturally or with
- Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with
requirements of the job duties.
- Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools
or controls according to a set procedure.
- Requires repetitive movement.
- Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders
- Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying
temperature extremes and other outside conditions.
- Typical construction site environment.
- Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into
- Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold
(below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather
such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc.
- Requires working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting
- Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are
distracting or uncomfortable.
- Work around hazardous equipment.
- This position is considered a safety sensitive position.
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