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Iron Worker/Rigger
Ref No.: 18-00910
Location: Glen Burnie, Maryland
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/15/2018
We are currently seeking an Iron Worker/Rigger in the Baltimore, MD metro area for an Industrial Contractor.  Candidates must have experience aligning, leveling, and anchoring machinery and be flexible with the work environment.  This position will be based out of Baltimore, MD but candidates must be willing to travel to Northern Virginia or Harrisburg, PA.  Candidates who travel over 50 miles will receive a per diem.
  • Attach loads to rigging to provide support or prepare them for moving, using hand and power tools
  • Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams, ceilings, and gin pole booms, using bolts and clamps
  • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces, using chainfalls, gin poles, gallows frames, and other equipment
  • Dismantle and store rigging equipment after use
  • Fabricate, set up, and repair rigging, supporting structures, hoists, and pulling gear, using hand and power tools
  • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move or support materials such as heavy equipment, ships, or theatrical sets
  • Select gear such as cables, pulleys, and winches, according to load weights and sizes, facilities, and work schedules
  • Signal or verbally direct workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads, in order to ensure safety of workers and materials
  • Test rigging to ensure safety and reliability
  • Tilt, dip, and turn suspended loads to maneuver over, under, and/or around obstacles, using multi-point suspension techniques
  • Willing to work at least 40 hours a week
  • Own reliable transportation and willing to work in (MD, Southern PA, Northern VA, Eastern WV, and DE) as needed
If you are interested in applying for this position please email Tyler at or contact him directly at 410-793-7976.
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