Company: Wood
Skills: Rigging / Scaffolding
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is actively recruiting S caffolder - Adhoc for offshore Newfoundland and Labrador

This position will require you to travel to offshore Newfoundland and Labrador via helicopter or supply vessel. Individuals

must be comfortable working in remote locations, confined spaces, and at heights.

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Erect and dismantle scaffolds in accordance with Scaffold Operating Procedure.
  • Monitor scaffold materials and highlight any overages / shortages to Offshore Scaffold Lead.
  • Ensure that all equipment is fit for purpose condition prior to use and quarantine any defective materials.
  • Execute scaffold inspections as per Scaffold Operating Procedure.
  • Ensure that documentation is maintained in accordance to Scaffold Operating Procedure.
  • Must be conversant with all relevant standards, specifications, rules, regulations etc. including Permit to Work (PTW).

Ensure work is executed in accordance to agree guidance documents (i.e. work packs, work instructions, procedures and governing specifications).

Skills / Qualifications

Candidates should possess the following qualifications:
  • Must have successfully completed a scaffolding training program from a recognized training institution and deemed to meet the requirements of "Competent Scaffold Erection" and "Advanced Scaffold Erection" as per CAPP guidelines.
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the applicable construction procedures and regulations related to the erection of scaffolds (i.e. CSA Z797 "Code of Practice for Access Scaffolding").
  • Must maintain scaffold certification in accordance to CAPP Guidelines.
  • Experience in an industrial maintenance environment (preferably in the offshore or petro-chemical / refinery industry).
  • Familiar with various types of scaffold materials (i.e. system scaffold, tube-and-clamp).
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and / or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved may also be considered.

For this position, the following training/certifications would be considered and asset:
  • Basic Survival Training (BST) including HUET and HUEBA.
  • Hydrogen Sulphide (H 2 S) Alive.
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS 2015).
  • Offshore Safety Regulatory Awareness.
  • Fall Protection.
  • Confined Space Entry.
  • Emergency First Aid.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.