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Position Riggers - Non Local (38013)

Riggers - Norfolk, VA

Job Description
  • Fabricates, installs and repairs rigging and weight handling gear on ships
  • Attaches hoists and pulling gear to lift, move, remove, install or position machinery, equipment, structural parts and order heavy loads
  • Selects and attaches chainfalls, jacks, rollers, levers and/or pulleys
  • Signals cranes or other equipment to move loads
  • Controls movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or in confined spaces
  • Lays out and handles lines on cleats or bollards and hauls in ships
  • Installs or repairs ships- rigging such as mast on antenna wires, small boat handling gear, shipboard cranes, winches, windless, replenishment and weight handling equipment
  • Move barges and derricks with tug boats and yard boats
  • Works in engine rooms, boiler rooms, aloft or in confined spaces
  • Thorough knowledge of shackles, ropes, steamboat jacks, hydraulic jacks, turnbuckles, rollers, chainfalls, clamps, swivels, crane signals, shipboard nomenclature, forklifts and aerial lifts
  • Splice ropes, tying knots
Job Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years of rigging experience in a shipyard
  • Must have or be eligible for DBIDS badge and OSHA 10 hour maritime
  • Must be able to pass background check and drug test
  • Rigger I and Signalman I certifications required
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JO#: 38013

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EOE/DFW/ / F / Vet / Disabled Employer
State VA
Location Norfolk
Rate Competitive Wages plus Per Diem for qualified non local candidates