Company: WorleyParsons
Skills: Rigging / Scaffolding
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Status: Active

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Job Title: Rigging Foreman

Ref No: 2017-9833

Location: Aberdeen - Offshore

Project: Repsol - Claymore

Duration: 5 months

Purpose / Role

To lead teams of competent rigging personnel in the safe & timely execution of lifting operations ensuring all lifting activities are properly planned, appropriately supervised & Implemented in a safe & efficient manner in compliance with UK Statutory Regulations & Client/WorleyParsons standards & procedures for lifting operations.

Key aims & objectives

Deliver a high quality rigging & moving loads function in support of the overall project objectives & deliverables

Prime responsibilities & duties:

  • Lead & direct rigging personnel engaged in the implementation of lifting & moving loads using manual & power operated lifting equipment such as cranes, hoists, winches, etc
  • Implement all applicable company/project policies, working practices & procedures, ensuring at all times that all lifting activities are completed safely & efficiently & within the boundaries of the approved lifting plan & safe system of work (ISSOW)
  • Review all lift plans to ensure that they are appropriate for the lifting operation in hand, the correct approval & authorisation process has been followed, & that the prescribed risk controls measures are in place (when the lift involves working at height the incumbent must ensure that a rescue plan is in place & the appropriate rescue equipment is available at the location of the lift)
  • Ensure that the lifting equipment selected for the lifting operation has been subjected to the required pre use visual integrity inspection & confirm it is fit for purpose
  • Maintains the short term rigging & moving loads activity plan & discusses progress & any deviations with the relevant project disciplines with line management & the relevant project craft & engineering disciplines
  • Ensure that all lift team members have the necessary competence for performing their roles, are aware of the procedures to be followed, & their specific responsibilities in the safe execution of the lift
  • Monitor & evaluate the performance of the rigging personnel involved in the lifting operations to ensure that adequate HSSE standards are maintained & the rigging service execution continually meets schedule & quality standards
  • Support the development of a suitable & competent work force capable of the safe execution of lifting operations, particularly Stage 1 & 2 trainee riggers

Qualifications/Training Essential

  • Appropriate documented evidence confirming the trade
  • * A Valid Competent Person Qualification issued by one of the following award bodies :
  • LOLER Competent Person (Certificate of Competence OPITO)
  • ECITB Appointed Person - Appointed Person Moving Loads (Certificate of Training) & TAP01 Planning a Rigging Operation (Certificate of Achievement)
  • Rigging Loft Management
  • Managing Working at Height
  • Use of Fall Arrest Suspension & rescue Equipment
  • Working at Height/Harness Equipment User
  • BOSIET/Approved Offshore Medical/MIST
  • *All CPCS A61 Appointed Person (Blue Card) certification to be referred to Training & Competency Advisor Desirable Assessor or Verifier qualificationManual Handling Assessor
  • Appropriate Supervisory Qualification
  • Banksman/Slinging Stage 3 (OPITO)Experience Essential:Demonstrable experience in a supervisory/foreman role in rigging & lifting operations & a valid qualification of Competence Person

Personal qualities, aptitudes & skills

  • Ability to comm& the respect of his workforce, & develop excellent working relationships with all other department personnel as well as client management
  • Ability to read & understanding specifications, drawings, & all other discipline related project & engineering documentation
  • Ability to communicate & give concise & clear instructions in an efficient & effective way to his subordinates & liaise with other discipline foremen to ensure the optimum utilization of available work force & achievement of the overall objective of successful completion of the project

Competencies - technical

  • Be capable of inspection for malfunction, wear & tear, stress deformation, corrosion, misuse of, & alterations to the original design of lifting appliances & removing such items from possible use
  • Be knowledgeable of the requirements of lifting equipment certification & for maintaining a register of all project owned portable lifting equipment on the installation
  • Demonstrate the ability to deliver all rigging & lifting workscopes to the required/specified project/industry standards.Demonstrate ability to develop lifting plans & risk assessment for all lift categories up to complicated.



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