Jacobs Rigger in Longview, Texas
Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and capital project solutions. With an ever expanding workforce of both direct hire craft and professional staff, Jacobs Global Field Services provides support to clients in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, consumer products, pulp and paper, automotive, mining and metals business lines across multiple markets.
Assembles rigging to lift and move equipment or material to construction project.
Loads, transports, unloads and assists in selecting cables, ropes, 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, ceilings and gin pole booms with bolts and clamps
Attaches load with grappling devices such as loops, wires, ropes and chains to crane hook
Gives direction to crane operator or hoisting engineer engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety or workers and material handled using hand signals, loudspeaker, two-way radio or telephone
Sets up braces and rigs hoisting equipment using hand tools and power wrenches
Assembles and disassembles cranes
Splices rope and wire cables to make or repair slings or tackle
Perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment
Additional responsibilities not listed may be required
Minimum 4 years industrial construction/maintenance industry experience
Knowledge of complex rigging heavy rigging change crane boom and cable electrical safety ladder and scaffold safety introduction to lifting machinery wire ropes basics basic rigging fire prevention sizing of chokers load charts cutting torches and basic knowledge of blueprint reading
Climbing, Balancing, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling, Reaching, Standing, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Fingering, Grasping, Feeling, Repetitive Motions
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you?ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Texas-Longview
Req ID: FIE00054Q