GuildWorks has one position currently open for a Part-Time Installer/Rigger in Portland, Oregon. We are a project based company and can only take on team members that are willing and able to commit to seeing projects through to completion. Due to COVID-19, GuildWorks has strict safety protocols for all employees in place. New employees are required to go through safety orientation and to follow all protocols. This position will report to Project Supervisor/Foreman or Lead Rigger as assigned.
PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION To perform all necessary on-site tasks required in order to safely and completely install a GuildWorks’ tensile fabric structure.
GOALS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Responsible for following specific instructions for the safe installation of fabric structures, including steel cables and hardware, fabric membranes, and necessary rigging and support structures.
Be in compliance with company, state and federal safety procedures.
Work safely at height (often 50 feet plus off the ground) in MEWP’s (Mobile Elevated Work Platforms) and/or on scaffolding, roof tops, ladders or Ropes.
Receive training and follow all rules regarding heavy equipment including MEWP’s, Forklifts, Telehandlers, etc.
Understand and follow all standard and specific rigging conventions involving appropriate use of hardware, knots, mechanical advantage systems and other tools.
Follow exact rigging techniques as determined by on site Lead Rigger.
Consult with the Installation Supervisor/Foreman or Lead Rigger before using any tools that you are not familiar with to ensure 100% safe rigging at all times.
Follow all required procedures involving cleaning, preparing and maintaining all equipment, gear, and tools.
Concise, clear communications with the rigging and installation teams.
Show up before the start of work shift 100% ready to work, with required PPE and tools required to do the job.
Other responsibilities as assigned.
High school diploma or GED.
In-depth experience (3+ years) working with rigging equipment, heavy equipment, and power tools.
Experience building, rigging, and/or construction Rigging, Tree Climbing, Boom Lift Operation, Fabric Rigging experience.
Have completed OSHA 10 training and familiarity with OSHA safety standards.
Ability to read plan, elevation, and section drawings.
Physically able to bend, push, reach, stand, stoop, turn, walk, climb, read/see over the duration of an assigned shift.
Have strong verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable with receiving/executing precise directives in both calm and challenging work scenarios.
Ability to work outdoors and in adverse weather conditions when necessary.
Be able to travel domestically and out of state.
Be able to work longer hours, weekends, or overnight when necessary.
Must be able to commit to the assigned project through completion.
Compensation commensurate with experience.
INSTRUCTIONS Please fill out the Job Application Form below. You will need a gmail account to apply for this position and complete the application process. You will be asked to explain what drew you to GuildWorks and to tell us about the skills, abilities and experience that you bring to the organization. Be sure to upload PDFs ONLY of your cover letter, resume and portfolio. In your cover letter, include the word “synergy” so that we know you are following instructions. You will also need to provide 3 professional references.