field fabricate, weld, cut, erect and dismantle structural, miscellaneous and ornamental work. They also erect and place pre-cast concrete, and rig and place machinery and equipment.
What do Structural Ironworkers do?
Read blueprints and specifications to lay out work.
Unload and position steel units so each piece can be hoisted as needed.
Erect and install scaffolding, hoisting equipment and rigging.
Align and weld or bolt steel units in place.
Erect and place pre-cast concrete, and rig and place machinery and equipment.
Examine structures and equipment for deterioration, defects or non-compliance with specifications.
Ironworkers (structural/ornamental) tend to work in teams and team coordination is a large component of the occupation especially when hoisting and placing large, heavy components high above the ground. Ironworkers (structural/ornamental) interact and work cooperatively with a wide variety of construction tradespeople such as ironworkers (reinforcing), crane operators, welders, carpenters, metal fabricators and millwrights.
Partner with MW4H
Steve Glover - Mechanical & Electrical Project Manager
Office (859) 448-1656 ext 1006
Cell (563) 343-8495
Cameron Henderson -Mechanical & MSHA Project Manager
Office (225) 755-9755
Cell (563) 554-9831