Rigger Improver

 
Rigger Improver Job Description:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The qualifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability desired. Assembles rigging to lift and move equipment or material in shipyard by performing the following duties. Must be able to follow directions and work with limited supervision. Must be willing to work with and train subordinates. SAFETY
Must comply with Company safety rules and OSHA standards. Must be physically and medically qualified to wear required personal protective equipment as prescribed under OSHA standards.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Technically proficient in all tasks, work processes, and equipment. Accountable for completion of daily work assignments.
Works under close supervision or follows detailed instructions
Monitors working environment for compliance with quality, safety, environmental, and health regulations.
Must have working knowledge of procedures, strong mechanical ability, and be able to interpret crane load charts, wire rope load charts and synthetic sling load charts.
Selects cables, pulleys, winches, blocks, and sheaves, according to weight and size of load to be moved.

Attaches pulley and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams and ceilings with bolts and clamps.

Attaches load with lifting devices such as wires, nylon slings and chains to crane hook. Interprets blue prints.
Disassemble blocks and reassemble same, move equipment using skids, dollies and rollers. Ability to work any assigned shift and ability to work assigned overtime.
May be assigned tasks outside craft as required.

Must comply with the Company’s “Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy” which expects that all relationships among persons in the workplace will be business like and free of bias, prejudice, and harassment

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Must complete practical demonstration of skills listed above.