Full Time

Morgan Industrial

Dallas, TX, Houston, TX, Salt Lake City, UT, Boise, ID.

SUMMARY

The Rigger position completes a variety of rigging, secure loads, operates forklifts and other equipment. Supports operations by moving objects, installing, and dismantling equipment, and obtains the necessary skills of the position. This is a safety sensitive position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES other duties as assigned…

  • Aligns levels and anchors machinery.
  • Attaches loads to rigging to provide support or prepare them for moving by using hand and power tools.
  • Obtains necessary training and safety certifications to complete tasks.
  • Attends rigging class as required
  • Works closely with the Foreman and crews to learn the process of moving machinery and items of size and weight.
  • Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams, ceilings, and gin pole booms, using bolts and clamps.
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chain falls, gin poles, gallows frames, and other equipment.
  • Manipulates rigging lines, hoists and pulling gear to move or support materials such as heavy equipment.
  • Obtains knowledge of equipment uses and follows procedures (IE procedure for equipment placement on trailers for loading and off-loading; equipment tie down procedures)
  • Learns and understand tools required for the job and the purpose of the tools.
  • Dismantle and store rigging equipment after use.
  • Uses job appropriate PPE.
  • Signals or verbally directs workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads, to ensure safety.
  • Works onsite at customer locations, as needed

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Understanding of Rigging practices
  • An interest in transportation and machinery moving.
  • Ability to apply concepts of weights, balances and measurements.