BHI Energy Rigger in Hartsville, South Carolina

RiggerHartsville, SC

Posted: 7/18/2018

Category: Nuclear

Job Type: -

Minimum Experience: 3

Required Education: Other

Branch: Nuclear - Turbines

Job Description

Fall 2018 Certified Rigger: Nuclear

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Rigger typically has 3 years and supporting documented field experience and is proficient in the sizing up of loads, assembling of rigging to lift, and move equipment or materials around site during maintenance activities.

FUNCTIONS:

  • Perform daily per-use inspection of equipment being used.

  • Participate in pre-job briefings.

  • Use and properly operate basic rigging equipment/tooling i.e. slings, chokers, cables, come-a-longs, chain falls, shackles, eye bolts, beam clamps, etc.

  • 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 of workers and materials handled using hand signals, loudspeaker, two-way radio or telephone.

  • Sets up braces and rigs hoisting equipment using hand tools and power wrenches.

  • Has ability to tie various knots.

  • Coordinate the movement of hands and feet according to visual signals and directions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Verify per-use equipment inspections have been completed prior to operation.

  • Follow safe work practices.

  • Use administrative documents, procedures, data sheets/forms properly.

  • Climb and work from ladders and scaffolding.

  • Lift minimum of fifty pounds over head.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: *MUST HAVE TURBINE EXPERIENCE*

  • NCCER Certification qualification: Nuclear

  • NCCCO or EPRI: Fossil

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in either Nuclear or Fossil or both.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be qualified rigger and signalman in accordance with applicable plant procedures.

  • Must certify qualifications per plant specific procedure in a manner similar to the following:

  • Attend refresher training, pass a written examination and practical operation exam or

  • Provide documentation of classroom training including a written exam.

  • Annual site requalification.

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Job Requirements

BHI Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. BHI Energy is a federal contractor that requests priority referrals of protected veterans.