Rigger (Machinery Mover) at MEI Rigging & Crating LLC

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Plano, Texas





Job Description:

Looking for career opportunities, an employer who develops their people, a place to make your mark? If so, we are looking for you. MEI Rigging & Crating is a professional machinery moving company. We are a leader in our field and we provide quality machinery moving services to our clients ranging from Automotive, Social Media, and Aerospace companies to every industry in between. MEI Rigging & Crating is known in the industry for our best-in-class service, professionalism, safety focus, quality methods, and skilled team. We are committed to ensuring that our clients can provide their products & services to the communities that we live in. Our people are our best asset and we invest in training, support, and we promote from within. If you are looking to be a part of a great team, please apply!

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Understands and can demonstrate mid-level leveling / anchoring skills (grouting, core drilling)

  • Medium to heavy cutting/welding/fabrication

  • Set up and use a transit

  • Read and interpret prints and schematics

  • Serve as the lead the team as needed in the absence of Foreman

  • Serve as the lead small jobs

  • Perform complex rigging with small gantries, overhead rigging, rolling blocks, etc.

  • Perform complex heavy rigging with big gantries, overhead rigging, etc.

  • Rig with large crane (up to 550ton crane)

  • Understands oversize/overweight loads; up to 14' wide, 140,000 lb. gross weight

  • Introduction to advanced Millwright skills

  • Ability to create Pre-Task plans and JHA's

  • Provide necessary tools for to perform the job

  • Understand and demonstrate how to move up to 50,000 lb. machine

  • Assist management in creating new policies and procedures

  • Perform moves up to 150,000 lb.

  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical issues

  • Heavy cutting/welding/fabrication responsibilities

  • Perform job walks with Sales

  • Proficient in Millwright skills, i.e. using a tape measure

  • Assist in training other team members

Minimum Qualifications:


  • Valid Driver's License

  • A minimum of one (1) year of Rigging experience or comparable experience preferably within the construction service industry.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

Professional Skills:


  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to speak with Customers, Safety Pros, and Officials regarding the complex tasks being preformed

Physical Requirements & working Conditions:

Performing General Physical Activities - Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials up to 50 pounds.

Other Requirements:

Must be able to work in a highly functioning team environment. Display the highest levels of honesty integrity and professionalism. Take pride in your work and in the company. Communicate openly and strive for peak performance in daily tasks. Know and deliver the quality serve MEI's customers have come to expect.

Company Benefits Include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, HSA, Life & Disability Insurance, Retirement Benefits, Paid Time Off, Holidays, Employee Assistance Program.

This job description is intended to summarize the type of level of work performed by the incumbent and is not an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, and requirements.

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