Company: Vida Energy
Skills: Rigging / Scaffolding
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Competitive Salary, Accommodation & Benefits
Location: Dammam, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
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Vida Energy are working in partnership with the largest oil company in Saudi Arabia and are urgently recruiting a number of 'rigger instructors' on 12 month contracts based in a variety of locations throughout the Kingdom. The client is holding a UK workshop in London towards the end of October which if selelcted for an interview you would be required to attend.

To be consider for the role you will need;

  • a minimum of 6 years' experience as a rigger in an oil and gas background.
  • a bachelor's degree or diploma
  • familiar in crane hand signals, calculate weight of load, use of  crane  charts ,  sling tables  , type of hitch, determine crane lift parameters and crane capacity to lift  a load safely.
  • Candidate must be able to prepare and review lift plan for Tandem lift, multiple , critical and   Heavy lift , determine crane types and configuration, crane lift parameters, perform personnel platform operations , high level and long reach crane lifts  and perform  pick and carry operations . He must also be  able to perform periodic inspection and maintenance of rigging equipment.
  • Candidates must possess Rigging Certificate issued by International body such as CITB (Construction and Industry Certification Board or its equivalent)
  • Possess an excellent proficiency in spoken and written English

Roles & responsibilities:

  • The candidate will instruct at all levels within his expertise and serve as an advisor to other instructors.
  • Candidate will work as a team member and subject-matter expert in the development, implementation and evaluation of curricula. 
  • Candidate will advise other Industrial Skills Trainers/Instructors regarding effective training techniques.
  • Conduct classroom observations, provide constructive feedback to teachers and report competencies to the ITD supervision and management.
  • Candidate will be required to conduct all level ( Rigger I, II and III)  certification test  for Saudi Aramco and Contractor employees.
  • Occasionally, he may be required to teach high level technical courses at the discretion of the area Job Skills Superintendent