Nov 08, 2023

Now Hiring Riggers in Southport, NC for Spring Outage Work!

  • Day&Zimmermann
Skilled Trades

Job Description

Day & Zimmermann is hiring experienced Riggers at Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant in Southport, North Carolina for Spring Outage work.

Submit a resume to and reference “Rigger - Brunswick” in the Subject heading of your email. 

For more information call 888-605-0272.

Job Description/Duties:

  • Responsible for rigging, loading, unloading, and moving materials and equipment. 
  • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move and support materials. 
  • Test rigging to ensure safety and reliability. 
  • Splice wire and rope cables to make slings, block, and tackle devices. 
  • Assemble rigging devices such as cranes and winches. 
  • Attach grappling devices for holding cargo to cranes and winches. 
  • Guide cargo being moved using guide ropes. 
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings and confined spaces. 
  • Read and understand required procedures, rigging instructions, etc. 
  • Select gear (i.e. cables, pulleys, winches) in accordance to load weight and size, facilities, work schedules, etc.
  • Assemble and install supporting structures, rigging, hoists, and pulling gear, using hand and power tools.
  • Fabricate and repair rigging (i.e. slings, tackle, ladders) using hand and power tools.
  • Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed overhead structures (i.e. beams, ceilings, gin pole booms) with bolts and clamps.
  • Attach rigging load to provide support, prepare for moving/using hand and power tools.
  • Signal and give verbal directions to workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and materials.
  • Dismantle, maintain, and store rigging equipment.
  • Align, level, and anchor machinery.

Qualifications/Required Skills

  • 3 years of experience as a Rigger.
  • Current NCCER Certification with copy of card.
  • Nuclear experience not required.
  • Pass a nuclear background check.
  • High School diploma or GED.

Military Veterans:  Military experience may qualify in lieu of industry experience.  For additional information visit:

Day & Zimmermann is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Go to and select, “Diversity & Inclusion.”

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