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Rigger

Crofton Industries Columbia, SC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Job Title: Rigger

Division/Department: Crane and Rigging Division

Reports to: Operations Manager

Location: Hampton Roads

FLSA: Non exempt

The rigger will work on a team with the Crane and Rigging Division under the supervision of the job Project Manager.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Attach loads to rigging

- Prepare equipment, materials, or other items for movement by life equipment including cranes

- Signal or verbally direct workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and materials

- Select, inspect, and maintain rigging equipment necessary for safe and proper lift

- Guide lifts through the use of hand signals, chain falls, gin poles, or other equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces for proper placement

- Tilt, dip, and turn suspended loads to maneuver over, under, or around obstacles, using multi-point suspension techniques

- Inspect rigging prior to lift to ensure proper operation of equipment

- Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chainfalls, gin poles, and other equipment

- Repairing lift equipment when necessary

- Fabricate, set up, and repair rigging, supporting structures, hoists, and pulling gear, using hand and power tools

- Ability to read instructions, job information, and interpret to perform proper lift

Qualifications:

- 1-2 years experience with rigging in shipyard or construction environment

- Signalman 1 qualification

- Rigger 1 qualification

- Must be able to acquire and maintain access to various shipyards and government installations

Crofton Industries

Why Work Here?

If you are looking for a career, not just a job, with a company committed to your future, apply today.

Crofton Industries began as a commercial diving company in 1949. For over 65 years, the company has continued to grow and evolve by expanding its capabilities to better accommodate customer needs and offer competitive advantage. Today, Crofton offers comprehensive solutions in the commercial and industrial market segments, with a history of service focused in the maritime industry. Our people are our biggest asset, at every level. Each service division accommodates customers’ needs independently and when advantageous, multiple divisions collaborate with one another to transfer the economic benefits of in-house resources to customers. Crofton is a diversified contracting firm offering, marine construction, commercial diving services, crane and rigging services, and equipment rentals. Benefits Full time team members at Crofton have access to a comprehensive benefit package which includes the following: -Health Insurance -Short Term Disability Insurance -Dental Insurance -Life Insurance -Supplementary Insurance via Aflac -Paid Personal, Sick, and Vacation -FinFit Financial Wellness Program -Employee Assistance Program -Paid Holidays -401K Participation If you are looking for a career, not just a job, with a company committed to your future, apply today. Crofton is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) Affirmative Action (AA) Employer Qualified Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Crofton is a Drug Free Workplace and E-Verify Employer.

Address

16 Harper Ave Portsmouth VA 23707
Columbia, SC
USA

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