Crane Rigger in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kandahar
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/15/2018
  • Job ID:
    FNA1705050

Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Crane Rigger assists with inspections and configuring cables, ropes, pulleys, winches, blocks, shackles, and sheaves according to weight and size of load to be moved.
 
Principal Accountabilities
  • Move materials and mobile crane to various locations in a safe and appropriate manner
  • Perform inspections and 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
  • Interact closely with the customer for movement of materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned

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

Experience & Education
  • Minimum one (1) year of experience as a crane rigger
  • High School Diploma or equivalent

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