Mar 13, 2024

Rigger - Columbus, MS

  • The Systems Group
Skilled Trades

Job Description

Location: Columbus, MS

Pay Rate: Up to $30/ Hour + $100 Per Diem

Hours: 60 Hours

The Systems Group is looking for an energetic individual to be our next Rigging teammate. We are looking for someone to help with the day-to-day issues that pop up but to also be part of the big picture and contribute to the long-term strategy of our operations across the country. Our company mission statement is, “Engineered Solutions for a Safer, More Productive Steel Industry”. The person that we select for this position must believe in that mission and be committed to the success of our Osceola Team which is a key component of our overall business.

We believe in giving people the opportunity to be successful which has resulted in us developing our “Keys to Success”:  1. TEAMMATES need to know expectations and have the information, materials, tools, equipment, and training to perform their jobs safely and productively.  2. Then TEAMMATES need to be held accountable.  In a nutshell, we will give you the opportunity and what you need to be successful and then expect you to perform.  We expect you to do the same with your Teammates.  This job is not for the weak at heart or someone who wants to sit on the sidelines.  You must be committed to Making a Difference.

Rigger Job Responsibilities:

  • Estimating the size and weight of objects to be moved and deciding on the appropriate equipment to be used.
  • Erecting cranes, and mobile crane booms, and adjusting the height of tower cranes.
  • Lifting, positioning, and bolting components to build up the scaffolding.
  • Attaching sling equipment to load to be lifted.
  • Following workplace Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) procedures.
  • Installing and operating cables, ropes, pulleys, winches, and other lifting tackle.
  • Inspecting and maintaining equipment.
  • Lifting and erecting prefabricated panels made of steel, glass, or concrete.

Benefits – Company subsidized health insurance, 401(k) plan with employer match, paid vacation, and opportunities for continuing education, such as NCCER certifications and our in-house Welding Training Program.

Rigger Qualifications / Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of rigging equipment and heavy machinery.
  • Excellent hearing and vision.
  • Ability to work at heights and in noisy environments.
  • High-level mathematical skills.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Reach for, manipulate, and feel objects
  • Stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb stairs
  • Ability to work outdoors in harsh weather conditions

Experience and Requirements:

  • NCCER or equivalent rigger certification required
  • Must have Intermediate or Advanced Cert
  • OSHA Approved Met-Guard boots (annual company allowance provided)
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen

So, do you think you have what it takes to join The Systems Family?  Apply Now!

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