Salary Range:$59,280.00 - $76,570.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the General Manager, Operations Manager or Supervisor for a company that specializes in rigging, crating, moving, erecting, painting, and storage of heavy machinery throughout Texas, United States and around the world. They pride in being the equipment movers that have consistently provided the highest quality services to a wide range of different industries. Industries they service include aerospace, automotive, food and beverage, medical, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and HVAC just to name a few. They are also the primary heavy machinery movers for mechanical contractors, machine tool dealers, metal cutting, power plants and other industrial industries.
The Industrial Rigger Leadman-Foreman position prepares and assists in the disassembly, rigging, moving, securing and re-installation of industrial machinery. Assist in the loading, securing, and unloading of industrial machinery from company or common carrier trailers. Be adept in the procedures necessary to perform these functions safely and efficiently with the proper equipment and materials such as forklifts, skates, jacks, slings, chains, shackles, etc. Perform disconnects, including hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems and their individual components. Operate company equipment and vehicles in a safe manner. Serve as an effective and responsible member of a team to accomplish the tasks above. Position responsibilities include: Dismantle equipment when required for repair or transportation and reassemble it at the appropriate time; Selects cables, ropes, chains, pulleys, winches, blocks, and sheaves, according to weight and size of load to be moved; Attaches load with grappling devices, such as loops, wires, ropes, and chains, to crane hook; Moves machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks; while avoiding contamination or workplace safety hazards; Assembles machinery and bolts, welds, rivets, or otherwise fastens them to foundation or other structures, using hand tools and power tools; Travel to construction sites (sometimes multiple sites per day) to meet project-based needs; Direct construction workers when interacting with or using equipment; May direct workers engaged in hoisting of machinery and equipment. Opportunities for advancement.

Background Required:
  • Rigging & Machinery Moving and/or Industrial Equipment experience (5 years)
  • Leadman of Foreman experience (2 years)
  • Extensive knowledge of mechanical equipment and machinery
  • CDL-Class A License
  • Good understanding of rigging sales, job quoting and looks for ways to improve efficiency and safety
  • Capable of doing job walks with Sales Personnel, good customer relations abilities
  • Ability to run a rigging job efficiently, work with all team members, abilities
  • Experience in investigating accident and injury incidents
  • Complete required pre, post job and on-the-job paperwork
  • Operate & Setup Heavy Lift (i.e. Boomlifts, Forklifts, Gantry’s)
  • Operate & Setup Rigging Equipment (i.e. Dollies, Jacks, Skates, etc.)
  • Procedures involved in moving, loading, unloading & setting equipment
  • Out-of-town travel
  • Excellent communication, (verbal, written, presentations)
  • Education: High School Diploma / GED
  • Residence: Greater San Antonio, TX area (Relocation assistance evaluated on case-by-case basis)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Bilingual in Spanish
  • Computer literate: Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project)
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Efficient time-management skills
  • Commitment to work in a safe manner
  • Excellent people skills, with an ability to partner with a dynamic team
  • Possess personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and commitment to corporate mission
  • Ability to work as part of a team to accomplish job duties
  • Looks after company, customer, and employees’ best interests
  • Respectful of company and customer equipment
  • Handles employee and customer complaints, solve problems, investigate, and resolve issues

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Managing Director: Larry Wainscott
Specialized Transportation
330.664.9400, ext.125

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