HUTCO, Inc. | Newport News, VA

Posted Date 12/04/2019

Position: Rigger
Job Location: Norfolk, VA
Hutco Branch: Newport News, VA
Rate Of Pay: $18-22per hour $100 Per Diem available for those who qualify

Currently seeking a Rigger to work in Norfolk,VA. To be considered for this Rigger opportunity, you must have 2-5 years experience you must have knowledge of equipment, work processes, and techniques used for this role including the ability to perform all functions of the position in conformity with applicable regulations and generally observed safety practices.

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 aboard ships. 
Selects and attaches chain falls, jacks, rollers, levers and/or pulleys according to types of loads being moved. 
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 with capstans when assisting dock master in ship dry docking operations. 
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 tugboats and yard boats. 
Works in engine rooms, boiler rooms, aloft or in confined spaces as required. 
Thorough knowledge of shackles, natural, synthetic and wire ropes, steamboat jacks, hydraulic jacks, turnbuckles, rollers, chain falls, clamps, swivels, crane signals, shipboard nomenclature, forklifts and aerial lifts. 
Splice natural and synthetic ropes, tying knots, use of electric, pneumatic and hand powered tools. 
Knowledge of OSHA standards.
A limited benefit plan is available to Hutco, Inc. employees through Essential Staff Care. Available plans include:
Medical / Prescription
Dental Coverage
Vision Coverage
Short Term Disability Benefits
Term Life Benefits
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Benefit
email resume to NewportNews@hutcoinc.com or vrigsby@hutcoinc.com
Hutco, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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