Selects and attaches hoisting and pulling gear for lifting, moving and positioning heavy machines, items of equipment, large structural parts and other heavy loads. Directs operation of cranes and similar equipment. Fabricates, installs, and repairs standing and running rigging and wire cable or fiber rope articles, such as slings, towing bridles, nets, rope ladders, other ship rigging and weight handling gear.
Position requires a minimum of three years of experience as a rigger.
Five years of experience as a rigger with shipyard experience. High school graduate or equivalent.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains a variety of nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and builds high-endurance cutters for the U.S. Coast Guard. In addition, HII provides aftermarket services for military ships around the globe. For more than a century, HII has been building more ships, in more ship classes, than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. Employing nearly 38,000 shipbuilders in Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and California, Huntington Ingalls Industries primary business divisions are Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. - 18 months ago