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Tidewater Staffing is seeking an experienced Riggers !

Pay Rate:

  • $TBD
  • Weekly Pay
  • Shift to be discussed

Job duties include but not limited to:

  • Thorough knowledge of equipment used in rigging operations, included but not limited to lifting and moving equipment.
  • Knowledge of rigging testing requirements, proper set up and operation of equipment.
  • 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 straps and chains to crane hook.
  • Gives directions to crane operator engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and material handled.
  • Sets up cranes hoisting equipment. Safe handling of anchors and chains. Lowers, handles and tests lifeboats.
  • Tests ships cranes using various rigging.
  • Ability to interpret all crane load charts and blueprints.

Requirements include:

  • Must have working knowledge of procedures, strong mechanical aptitude and ability, and be able to follow directions.
  • Must possess experience in the trade; knowledge of ship terminology, blueprint reading, job specifications and manuals.
  • Must be able to follow directions and work with limited supervision. Must be willing to work with and train subordinates.
  • 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.

Company Information

Tidewater Staffing Offers:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Temp-to-Hire Job Opportunities
  • Free Training Programs
  • Direct Deposit | Money Network Cards

Tidewater Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer*


Full time
Chesapeake, VA

Published on 09/15/2021

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