Yard Rigger (Grades 4 - 6)

  • General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
  • Bath, ME, USA
  • Sep 11, 2019
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Job Description

The pay range for this position ranges from $15.97/hr - $18.36/hr.

This is an intermediate level position (Grade 4 – 6) to work as a Yard Rigger. Applicants may be assigned to a variety of Y02 Trade tasks, including (but not limited to): selecting and assembling rigging gear, determining load capacities of gear, attaching and un-attaching loads to lifting gear, performing basic hand rigging, service lifts, drift lifts, operating mobile equipment, and inspecting rigging gear.

Required/Preferred Education/Training

Required – Minimum 1 year previous rigging experience.

Preferred – High School Diploma or GED.
Preferred – Crane experience.  

Required/Preferred Experience

Required - Must be able to work on ships, on the ground, and in all buildings.
Required - Must be able to identify the correct type sling for a given application
Required - Must be able to determine sling angles and associated capacities.
Required - Must demonstrate usage and understanding of "Standard Hand Signals".
Required - Must meet the requirements of the Y02 physical task analysis.
Required - Knowledge of standard crane nomenclature, associated functional and operational characteristics.
Preferred – Ability to explain basic terms such as: Load Radius, Working Load Ratings, Gross Capacity, Net Capacity, Rated Capacity, Sling Angle and Usage Criteria.