Top 3 Rigger Jobs
- El Pescador Boat Works
- Victoria, TX
El Pescador Boats Rigger Needed Job description Position summary: Use mechanical and power tools to install and connect motors and accessories on boats as per factory specifications or as specified ...
- Continental Maritime of San Diego
- San Diego, CA
The Rigger is responsible for rigging material to lift, move, and position onto ships or to move around the shipyard; conveys instructions to crane operators and forklift drivers using hand signals ...
Rigger | Deck Technician - RWS Entertainment Group
- RWS Entertainment Group
- Las Vegas, NV
The Rigger | Deck Technician under the supervision of the Production Manager. Will be responsible for the safe setup, operation and maintenance of all rigging equipment used by cast and crew within ...
What Riggers Do
Set up or repair rigging for construction projects, manufacturing plants, logging yards, ships and shipyards, or for the entertainment industry.
- 2020 employment: 21,300
- May 2021 median annual wage: $48,130
Job Outlook for Riggers
Projected employment change, 2020-30:
- Number of new jobs: 2,600
- Growth rate: 12 percent (Faster than average)
How to Become a Rigger
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
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