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 chemical plants and/or refineries. You will be responsible for the lay out, figuring material needs, building of simple scaffolding systems. You will construct and/or assemble scaffolding in accordance with project requirements and applicant standards, including OSHA. You will design and build normal scaffolding systems less than 50 feet in height. You will identify and mitigate hazards regarding scaffolding installation. You will inspect and select the proper materials and locations for the scaffolding sites. You will be climbing and inspecting all completed scaffolds and tag either green or yellow for use by others.

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.