Crane Rigger Sr in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kandahar
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/1/2018
  • Job ID:
    1705570

Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Crane Rigger Senior is responsible for inspecting, selecting, and configuring cables, ropes, pulleys, winches, blocks, shackles, and sheaves according to weight and size of load to be moved and providing direction to the crane operator and rigging crew.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Direct crane riggers and operators in the areas of ,but not limited to, performing inspections, operator level maintenance, selection, and configuration of cables, ropes, pulleys, winches, blocks, shackles, and sheaves according to weight and size of load to be moved
  • Ensure that crew members and materials are hoisted and maneuvered in a safe and proficient manner by performing site surveys, task analysis, critical lift calculations, and when required, splices, repairs, or replaces slings, wire rope, and tackle
  • Ensure that operator level maintenance on assigned crane and rigging components are performed
  • Interact closely with military for movement of materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge of selection and configuration of equipment required to move loads according to weight and size
  • Ability to perform site surveys, task analysis, critical lift calculations, and operator level maintenance on assigned crane, rigging components, and when required, splice and repair slings, wire rope, and tackle
  • Analytical skills to perform lift calculations
  • Speak, read, and comprehend English

Experience & Education
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience as a crane rigger
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Crane Rigger Certified by an OSHA Accredited Organization such as NCCCO or NCCER; OR may substitute additional four (4) years of crane rigging experience and relevant crane rigging training program

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to lift seventy-five (75) pounds, bend, stoop, and work around equipment, materials, supplies, and other items to be handled
  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

Travel
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally