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Riggers set up machinery and secure that it is in place. Skills relevant to this position and found on example resumes include preparing heavy loads for movement; dismantling, storing, and safeguarding rigging equipment after use; and fabricating, setting up, and repairing supporting structures using tools. Applicants who can show courses in the theory and practice of rigging on their resumes will have a leg up on the industry, but most training is administered while on the job.

For more information on what it takes to be a Rigger, check out our complete Rigger Job Description.

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1

Facility Manager and Machine Tool Rigger

Managed with hands-on and can-do attitude 5 facilities across the Midwest inclusive of all maintenance, remodeling, building upgrades and repairs internally and externally

  • Reduced annual costs by 20% through contract negotiations, vendor changes, and re-distribution of workload
  • Supervised all sub-contractors and managed ordering of all parts and supplies
  • Proficient in moving heavy equipment
  • Expertise in prepping and loading machines for shipping nationwide and overseas
  • Skill in disassembling and disconnecting and reassembly of machines for installation including anchoring machines to foundation requiring cutting and drilling skills
  • 3-phase electrical knowledge to power up machines and provide piping for compressed air to machines as needed
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
28
years
at this job
2

Rigger

Specializing in moving, lifting, and installing pipelines and fittings.

  • Trained and qualified in equipment expressly designed for large scale movement of materials.
  • Calculated and configured mathematical specifications for machinery installation.
  • Ensured all safety and security regulations where adhered to by all personnel.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
3

Mechanic Rigger

including movement of spent fuel and associated equipment.

  • Provided PG&E oversight during main unit overhauls (2005 to present), reviewed job performance, safety, and quality throughout the job.
  • Qualified to perform task performance evaluations during the rigging qualification process of plant staff.
  • Received various mechanical maintenance task qualifications through training and maintained (see list under "summary of qualifications")
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
4

Rigger/ Millwright

  • Trained in tack welding, burning, and rigging.
  • Supervised demolition crews on industrial and commercial sites involving whole plant demo, selective demo and interior gut outs.
  • Coordinated operations and personnel.
  • Administered compliance with security safety standards and supervising personal.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Heating
5

Supervisor, Rigger, Erector, Mechanical Installation

Supervisor, and performed Rigging and fitting erecting projects such as pre-engineered steel structures.

  • Coordinated steel crews who fabricated, assembled and erected steel structural fabricated sections.
  • Operated distribution equipment of pumps for inlet and outlet water for floating, non floating dry docks. experience in mechanical control room power plant operations of startup, shutdowns, lockouts, tag out systems in plants and ships. The reading of various electrical, fluid, air, measuring gages.
  • Assisted engineers, machinists and electricians in troubleshooting, repairing cranes, locating analyzing and correcting electrical and mechanical malfunctions in equipment.
  • Electrical wiring to generators along with fuel line hook ups for some generators, steam lines for steam turbine generators, which included steel wrap hoses and pipe fitting of various sizes connecting fuel lines for some.
  • Installation of Pipe Tubing of various sizes and type (ex: copper, copper nick, carbon steel, aluminum, stainless steel, treaded, butt weld, socket weld, PVC etc.
  • Maintained steam turbine engines for ship propulsion, pumps, valves, electro hydraulics, rotors, elevators, conveyors, replaced ship shafts & wheels, refrigeration boxes, and air conditioner systems in ships.
  • Operated heavy construction equipment, such as trucks, dozers, backhoes, gantry cranes, and some rail cranes.
  • Duties also included verifying information for incoming and outgoing truck shipments using tickets and serial numbers.
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Mechanical Installation
6

Rigger/hse

Attach loads to rigging machinery in order to move them from one place to another.

  • Communicate with construction staff using verbal communication or hand signals so as to ensure the safety and correct movement of heavy equipment or materials.
  • Ensure compliance to safe rigging practices at every step of the rigging process.
  • Inspect and evaluate workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulations.
  • Provide new-employee health and safety orientations, and develop materials for these presentations.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Rigger

  • assigned as rigger.
  • responsible for removal of various types of shipboard equipment for repairs and eventually reinstallation of same gear. Performed work at several different shipyards.
  • laid off Mar 2011 due to lack of work.
Candidate Info
44
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
8

Parachute Rigger

  • Served as Platoon Guide during combat training
  • Assembled, maintained, and deployed parachutes during airborne operations
  • Earned international recognition for parachuting expertise during training in Canada
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice And Psychology
9

Rigger

Placed blocks to prevent capsizing when lifting heavy loads

  • Fabricated and installed rigging and weight-handling gear on ships
  • Computed the weight of material being handled and rigging equipment to be used during removal installation of machinery
  • Preformed jobs while using rigger knots
  • Attached hoists and pulling gear to rigging to lift and reposition machinery
  • Utilized various chain falls, shackles and beam clamps, L shape beam clamps and different size nylon straps pertaining to different size and dimension of object
  • Utilized JLG/Demonstrated proper hand signals
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Rigger

  • Used heavy duty machinery in order to reach high area
  • Setup lighting for holiday setups
  • Worked alongside supervisors to ensure that heavy decorations are secure in high areas
  • Ensured that all equipment and the facilities themselves are in working order
  • Performed carpentry work on special decorations
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Building Maintenance And Carpentry

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