A-Mechanic Scaffold Builder

Position: Opening(s) you applied on or indicated interest
Location: New Lenox Illinois 60451
Start Date: Start ASAP
End Date: Long Term
Job Details:

The right candidate will have previous experience working in chemicalplants and/or refineries. You will beresponsible for the lay out, figuring material needs, building of simplescaffolding systems. You will constructand/or assemble scaffolding in accordance with project requirements andapplicant standards, including OSHA. Youwill design and build normal scaffolding systems less than 50 feet inheight. You will identify and mitigate hazardsregarding scaffolding installation. Youwill inspect and select the proper materials and locations for the scaffoldingsites. You will be climbing andinspecting all completed scaffolds and tag either green or yellow for use byothers.

Job Description:

Required Skills:

Climbing scaffolds and structures in a proper manner includingfollowing 100 percent tie-off policy.

Working knowledge of Starcon’s scaffolding systems including systemscaffold, tube and clamp, and decking systems.

Read and understand drawings

Working knowledge of safe rigging practices

Complete appropriate Starcon skills assessment test(s).

Willing to provide guidance and onsite training experience too lesser,experienced crafts to laborers.

Must be able to climb ladders, scaffold, structures, and stairwayswithout restriction

Must be able to carry 50 lbs. of tools and/or materials

Must be able to work at elevated heights as well as in confined spaces(towers, vessels, excavations, etc.)

Post Hire Requirements:

Always be in compliance with all of Starcon and clients’ safety andquality control procedures.

Work in a team effort with all team members in order to reach a commongoal.


The work environment will require you towork in SCBA, special protective PPE specific to the unit and working atheights. Extended work hours may berequired. Exposure to outdoor weatherconditions. Must be physically able tocarry up to 50 lbs. of tools and/or material.