Piling Rig Operator_m/f (ug), Bulisa

Last update 2024-07-16
Expires 2024-08-16
ID #2234799175
Piling Rig Operator_m/f (ug), Bulisa
Uganda, Western Region, Bulisa,
Modified July 9, 2024


PILING RIG OPERATOR_m/f (UG) Job Summary Responsible for the operation of piling rig equipment.

Duties & Responsibilities Ensure drill rigs, heavy machinery, and equipment are effectively operated to optimize the profitability of the site’s operations.

Ensure the highest levels of quality are maintained and report any maintenance faults or issues.

Control movements of piling rig and associated plant around the site.

Operate the Control movements of the piling rig and associated plant around the site.

Conduct daily inspections of piling rigs and ensure the machinery is in good working condition.

Maintain accurate logs and reports.

Complies fully with all HSE policies and requirements and communicates safe working practices always.

Keeps tools and equipment clean and in good working order and reports any problems or deviations.

Effectively communicates with field staff, engineers, and clients.

Ability to perform routine maintenance, minor mechanical repairs, and associated record keeping.

Read and interpret blueprints, technical plans, diagrams, or other instructions to determine the depth, angle, and location of piles to be driven.

Operate cranes, hoists, or other moving or lifting equipment to position materials such as steel beams or reinforced cages, or concrete blocks into position.

Monitor the operation of the pile driver, adjusting as necessary to ensure proper functioning.

Inspect the piles and micro piles that have been driven to ensure they meet specifications.

Driving heavy steel tubes into the ground at the right depth, filling them with concrete, and then removing them, to leave the support in place.

Keep accurate records of piles driven, including type, size, and location.

Driving fully reinforced, pre-cast concrete piles into the ground.

Carrying out rotary bore piling using a temporary casing and auger to drill to the necessary depth.

Identifying the position of underground services (such as pipes or wires) before starting work.

Observe the pressure gauge and move throttles and levers to control the speed of rotary tables, and to regulate the pressure of tools at the bottoms of boreholes.

Ensure a specified grade of concrete is poured for pile concrete work by checking batch slips at regular intervals; check the quality/workability of the concrete visually & report to the concerned authority if the quality is poor.

Coordinate necessary alteration/repairing if a fault is found as per instruction from concerned authority/quality guidelines; monitor welding works in re-bar cages and casing pipes for extension of the same.

Supervise Welding of Connections (safety railing, tiebacks, internal bracing, etc.), and operate pumps, compressors, and bentonite plants.

Train crews and introduce procedures to make drill work safer and more effective.

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience Higher national diploma in mechanical engineering or certificate/ training in a related field Minimum of 10 years of proven work experience in advanced machine operations.

5 years of experience in operating piling and/or drilling rigs is a MUST.

Knowledge of piling and micro piling techniques and construction experience.

S/he will be reporting to the Piling foreman.

Pilling rig operators, experienced in bored pier and CFA piling techniques.

Possess Skill Evaluation Certificate in Bored Piling Operation Excellent team player, good interpersonal skills, and a can-do attitude Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Piling rig operator_m/f (ug)

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