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Oil & Gas

Overview / Responsibilities

Massy Wood Guyana is currently seeking expressions of interest for a potential project to be based at our Guyana Office.


This is an expression of interest only and is dependent on the successful award of the project by the Client. If successful following the tender phase, the project is expected to commence in 2021.


Applicants must have full work rights in Guyana to be eligible for this role.


The Rigger is responsible for setting up and conducting all lifting activities as well as assembling of flanged/ threaded joints. 


  • Develop and/or assist in the development of lift plans
  • Review approved lift plans, diagrams and related documents
  • Select rigging equipment and accessories according to approved lift plans
  • Perform pre use inspection of rigging equipment and accessories
  • Rig and install supports, valves, piping and control systems.
  • Rig and install clamps, brackets and hangers to support piping system and sprinkler and fire protection equipment, using hand and power tools.
  • Operate manual or semi-automatic flame cutting equipment, e.g. Oxy-Acetylene and ensure Responsible Care is the primary focus of all contract personnel.
  • Move parts into position, manually or by using hoists or cranes.
  • Confirm the weights, dimensions and heights of all loads to be lifted.
  • Assess the lift and the surrounding location and perform hazard identification/JHA’s, lanyard/tag line usage, manoeuvres, working space for crane booms, turning space for counterweights, and participate in risk assessments .
  • Work with equipment operators to ensure that loads are secure.
  • Install and assemble piping and structural components
  • Ensure cranes and all rigging and lifting equipment is certified for use.
  • Calculate load chart with measurements, safety factor, crane model, rigging and distance and use dimensions to get volume and mass.
  • Perform Housekeeping activities as required
  • Perform all other related job functions as required.

Skills / Qualifications

  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Rigging certification from a recognized institution.


An acceptable combination of academic qualifications and work experience may be considered in lieu of minimum requirements.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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