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Recruiter NameSandra Tye
Industry OIL & GAS, Heavy Lift, Marine
SalarySalary negotiable
BenefitsFixed Term Contract
Locations UK, Offshore
Contract TypeContract




Our Client, a Major international Oil and Gas, design and construction contractor is seeking Rigging Foremen to to join their team based offshore on a vessel, during the operational campaign



  • Candidates need a valid offshore survival and a valid OGUK
  • Basic Offshore Safety Induction And Emergency Training (Bosiet) including HUET and CA-EBS
  • Rigger competence stage 3 OPITO (alternative to Client Lifting Team member)
  • Candidates MUST have experience in either heavy lift vessels or have worked in shipyards and were involved in heavy lifting of jackets, topsides, etc.  



Our Client is currently looking for experienced Rigging Foreman to Coordinate a team of riggers during rigging, de-rigging, lifting and for any other operations that may be required.

  • Coordinate and supervise the work of riggers
  • Ensure that all rigging and de-rigging operations are performed in a safe manner and in accordance with the instructions given
  • If certified, can coordinate the erection of scaffolding structures
  • Keep all rigging items properly stored
  • Ensure that the work area is clean and tidy
  •  Be familiar with and maintains awareness of the relevant Company requirements and, where applicable, the latest industry codes and standards including statutory rules and regulations
  • Ensure that certification is available for all rigging and lifting arrangements for vessel equipment and that the rigging items are in a suitable condition
  • Ensure that only certified gear is used during lifting operations
  • Monitor the condition of all lifting gear before, during and after use and report any damages
  • Provide Tool box talks meeting at the beginning of his shift and JSA if required
  •  Perform any additional duties within own experience and capability as advised by the 1st Assistant and/or Deck Foreman
  • Support the maritime team during mooring/unmooring of vessels and cargo barges
  • Report unsafe working conditions, incidents and any near-miss events
  • Stop the lifting activity if required on safety grounds, if continuing could cause any damages or injuries
  • Report to the Deck Foreman or the 1st Assistant


RATE: Please quote what day rate you would be looking for when applying.


STATUS:Fixed Term Contract (paye) Direct hire with the client


ROTATION:  28 day on / 28 day off rotation


We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification and must be eligible to work within the UK.

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