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Company: NSC
Location: Norfolk, VA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Construction, Housing, Real Estate


NSC Technologies has immediate openings for a Rigger Journeyperson, Rigger 2nd class and Rigger Helpers to support the Norfolk Ship Repair location. 5 plus years of related to support the Norfolk Ship Repair new construction or repair experience

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The qualifications listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability desired. The individual must have working knowledge of procedures, strong mechanical aptitude, and ability, and be able to follow directions. The individual must possess experience in the trade; knowledge of ship terminology, blueprint reading, job specifications and manuals. Must be able to follow directions and work with limited supervision. Must be willing to work with and train subordinates.


Must comply with Company safety rules and OSHA standards. Must be physically and medically qualified to wear required personal protective equipment as prescribed under OSHA standards.


Other duties may be assigned.

Technically proficient in tasks, work processes, and equipment operation.

Accountable for completion of daily work assignments including the completion and signatures for work completion and quality.

Creates a working environment for compliant with quality, safety, environmental, and health regulations and policies.

Thorough knowledge of equipment used in rigging operations, included but not limited to lifting and moving equipment.

Knowledge of rigging testing requirements, proper set up and operation of equipment.

Selects cables, pulleys, winches, blocks, and sheaves, according to weight and size of load to be moved.

Attaches pulley and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams and ceilings with bolts and clamps.

Attaches load with lifting devices such as wires, nylon straps and chains to crane hook.

Gives directions to crane operator engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and material handled.

Sets up cranes hoisting equipment. Safe handling of anchors and chains. Lowers, handles and tests lifeboats.
Tests ships cranes using various rigging. Ability to interpret all crane load charts and blueprints.

Ability to work any assigned shift and ability to work assigned overtime. May be assigned tasks outside craft as required.
Must comply with the Company's “Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy” which expects that all relationships among persons in the workplace will be businesslike and free of bias, prejudice, and harassment

Must complete practical demonstration of skills listed above.

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations before customers, clients, or employees of organization.



NSC Cares!

At NSC Technologies our company culture is strong! You work hard for us and in return we want to provide you with as many benefits and resources as we can:

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical Coverage *
  • Dental *
  • Vision *
  • 401(k)
  • Direct deposit or Global Cash Card
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Training and Career Growth Opportunities
  • The chance to be a part of an amazing team

* To qualified individuals.

NSC Technologies is committed to connecting good people with good jobs!

NSC is an innovative staffing firm that specializes in placing qualified skilled, technical and professional talent in virtually any market. Our meticulous dedication to Quality and Safety is a testament to our success. We are The Staffing Experts!

NSC Technologies is a drug free company. NSC is an EOE AA/M/F/VHo/D.

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