Rigger / Banksman


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Rigger 1 will be responsible for the supporting Riggers in lifting and movement of heavy equipment and materials. They will inspect all applicable rigging. Plan for lifts using the weight of the load, lifting capacity of equipment, and other relative information needed to plan safely any heavy load movement. Attach load using slings, chains, cables, hooks, shackles, and other related equipment. They will be responsible for the signaling operator during lift with instructions.


  • Must be qualified rigger and signalman in accordance with applicable plant procedures.

  • Must certify qualifications per plant specific procedure in a manner similar to the following:

    • Attend refresher training, pass a written examination and practical operation exam or

    • Provide documentation of classroom training including a written exam.

  • Perform daily per-use inspection of equipment being used.

  • Participate in pre-job briefings.

  • Use and properly operate basic rigging equipment/tooling i.e. slings, chokers, cables, come-a-longs, chain falls, shackles, eye bolts, beam clamps, etc.

  • Loads, transports, unloads and assists in selecting cables, ropes, pulleys, winches, blocks and sheaves, according to weight and size of load to be moved.

  • Attaches pulley and blocks to fixed overhead structures, such as beams, ceilings and gin pole booms with bolts and clamps.

  • Attaches load with grappling devices such as loops, wires, ropes and chains to crane hook.

  • Gives direction to crane operator or hoisting engineer engaged in hoisting and moving loads to ensure safety of workers and materials handled using hand signals, loudspeaker, two-way radio or telephone.

  • Sets up braces and rigs hoisting equipment using hand tools and power wrenches.

  • Has ability to tie various knots.

  • Coordinate the movement of hands and feet according to visual signals and directions.


  • In specializes in the lifting and moving of extremely large or heavy objects, often with the assistance of a crane. This job entails the following tasks:

    • Signal or verbally direct workers engaged in hoisting and moving loads, in order to ensure safety of workers and materials.

    • Test rigging to ensure safety and reliability.

    • Attach loads to rigging to provide support or prepare them for moving, using hand and power tools.

    • Select gear such as cables, pulleys, and winches, according to load weights and sizes, facilities, and work schedules.

    • Control movement of heavy equipment through narrow openings or confined spaces.

    • Tilt, dip, and turn suspended loads to maneuver over, under, and/or around obstacles, using multi-point suspension techniques.

    • Install ground rigging to assist in job completion and align, level, and anchor machinery.

    • Fabricate, set up, and repair rigging, supporting structures, hoists, and pulling gear, using hand and power tools.

    • Manipulate rigging lines, hoists, and pulling gear to move or support heavy equipment.

    • Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams, ceilings, and gin pole booms, using bolts and clamps.

    • Dismantle and store rigging equipment after use.

    • Within the scope of the job requirements, will be required to adhere and comply with state and federal law, the Company ISO Quality Program and procedures, Company policies and Safety and Environmental Regulations.

    • Must be able to push/pull, lift, or carry up to 50 lbs

    • Asset if qualified to work in the oil and gas industry

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United Consistency Energy Services Guyana Incorporated


United Consistency Energy Services Guyana Inc. (UCESG Inc.) is a labor, logistics and service provider supply company providing services to the oil and gas industry and our stakeholders. Incorporated 13th July 2023, the organization is geared towards providing exceptional, quality service to our clients both locally and internationally, ensuring that we meet and exceed their expectations. UCESG Inc. provides a wealth of experienced and qualified personnel, from United Consistency Energy Services Trinidad and Tobago (est. 11th March 2019), to affect a knowledge and skills transfer as we work closely with the citizens of Guyana and our stakeholder locally and internationally to build a nation together.

VISION STATEMENT U.C.E.S.G Inc is committed to being the preferred labor, logistics and service provider and employer in the energy sector locally and internationally.

MISSION STATEMENT: Our mission is to provide our clients with exceptional service through our superior training standards and continuous development of our employees by creating an inclusive developmental environment for our employees and stakeholders, we will engage all stakeholders for progress towards achieving a common goal viz., “Building a Nation Together".

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