Rigging & Lifting Specialist Houston 2106450

Houston, TX

This is a Houston based position requiring potential candidates to be living within a commutable distance and already in possession of necessary documentation to be able to work in the US

We are currently looking for an experienced Lifting Specialist to work out of our Houston, Texas location to act as a senior project representative for Lifting Operations.

Primary Duties

  • Develop and review lifting plans/risk assessments and method statements for projects
  • Assess the effectiveness of working practices and systems for continuous improvement
  • Implement client lifting policies and procedures
  • Carry out rigging loft and equipment checks as per the scheme of compliance/examination
  • Carry out work in accordance with project requirements, standards and procedures
  • Promote team safety performance through Tool Box Talks, Audits and Risk Assessment
  • Maintain project procedures to align with current legislation

Essential Skills/Qualifications

  • Demonstrable relevant experience in rigging & lifting operations
  • Demonstrable experience in a supervisory role in rigging & lifting operations
  • Demonstrable experience in creating and approving lifting plans and method statements
  • Conversant with lifting legislation and standards
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in your specialized field

Desirable Skills/Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Assessor or Verifier qualification
  • Manual Handling Assessor
  • Accident/Incident Investigation
  • Supervisory Management
  • Teaching/Instructional Experience
  • Offshore experience in a supervisory/foreman role in rigging & lifting operations
  • Bilingual - English and Spanish

We offer a competitive wage and benefits package along with in-depth training to ensure a high level of competency.  

We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. 

Please note that due to the volume of applications we will only consider those who meet the Minimum Competencies.

Good luck with your application and thank you for your interest in joining our company.
Please apply today! 

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