Riggers

Elkhart, Indiana
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Overview

Location

Elkhart, Indiana

Job Type

Temporary

Branch Number

659

Hourly Rate

$23.00 - $27.00

Work Hours

Morning

Experience Required

Entry

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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is looking for three qualified riggers to set up and repair rigging for the movement of heavy equipment. Are you looking for your next assignment and have your OSHA 10 or OSHA 30? We offer employee of the month incentives, OSHA 10 trainings and advancements to more challenging projects. Your skills make the world work! We Respect you and we Appreciate you! Working with PeopleReady Skilled Trades you can expect honest communication, dedicated office staff who care about all aspects of safety, regular job site visits, weekly pay and much more!

Responsibilities

As a rigger, you will be required to prepare the materials before loading, set up the rigging equipment, operate heavy equipment machinery, and dismantle the rigging after the job. You will also be required to communicate with the rigging team and ensure compliance with state health and safety regulations.

To ensure success as a rigger, you should have in-depth knowledge of rigging equipment, excellent spatial awareness, and good communication skills. A skilled rigger is meticulous with construction and always aware of safety on the construction site.



Rigger Responsibilities:

  • Inspecting and preparing loads that need to be moved.
  • Setting, aligning, and leveling heavy equipment machinery.
  • Selecting the appropriate rigging gear.
  • Preparing rigging equipment including beams, pulleys, clamps, and bolts.
  • Inspecting rigging before final use.
  • Monitoring and maintaining rigging equipment.
  • Maneuvering loads using heavy equipment machinery and by hand.
  • Ensuring compliance with state and company safety procedures.
  • Communicating with the rigging and construction team.
  • Breaking down rigging equipment and conducting post-rigging inspections.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Rigger Requirements:
  • • High school diploma or GED.
  • • 3+ years working as a rigger.
  • • Minimum Level 1 NCCCO certification.
  • • Familiarity with OSHA safety standards.
  • • 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.
  • • Physical fitness and ability to lift heavy equipment.
  • • Ability to work outdoors in harsh weather conditions.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.