Scaffold - Lead Carpenter - West Valley City

West Valley City, UT
BrandSafway is a leading global provider of access, specialized services, and forming and shoring so

Job Description

Scaffold - Lead Carpenter

Posted: Saturday, 8/5/2023

Description of Essential Duties

  • Complete a qualified Job Safety Plan (JSP) that accurately identifies each job task and the associated hazards, risks, and mitigation controls of each.

  • Determine the materials needed for basic, intermediate and advanced scaffolds

  • During scaffold dismantling, from the ground, receive materials and place into a rack for transport back to the scaffold yard

  • During scaffold erection, unload and stage materials as directed and pass material to a scaffold crew from the ground

  • Inspect scaffold components for damage and/or defects

  • Lead a crew during all scaffold activities.

  • Lead a crew in hazard recognition and mitigation, site preparation, the unloading and staging of materials and site housekeeping

  • Lead tool box talks with their crew

  • Maintain a clean and organized jobsite free from any unnecessary hazards associated with the work being performed by a scaffold crew

  • Mentor and develop other members of their scaffold crew

  • Organize and maintain a scaffold yard, including the unloading of racks after the dismantling of a scaffold

  • Perform all assigned duties on a jobsite, as directed by supervision

  • Prepare work site for the erecting and/or dismantling of a scaffold

  • Read and interpret blueprints, instructions, drawings and other work planning specifications

  • Utilize scaffold tools while erecting or dismantling a scaffold as part of a crew

  • While utilizing scaffold tools, participate in the erecting and dismantling of a **scaffold which includes, but is not limited to the setting up, leveling and squaring of a scaffold base, attaching bracing, horizontals, ladders, toe boards, swing gates, etc.

Supervisor Responsibilities

  • Leading a crew during all scaffold activities
  • At least three years of scaffold experience is preferred

  • Has an understanding of BrandSafway’s products

  • High School Diploma, General Education Degree (GED), or equivalent

  • Requires experience using forklift, hammer, pry-bar, banding tools, power tools (i.e. drill motor, screw guns)

  • Requires good oral communication skills

  • Requires the ability to do basic math

  • Requires the ability to present a clean and professional image

  • Scaffold experience in the commercial or industrial markets is desirable

BrandSafway At A Glance

BrandSafway is a leading global provider of access, specialized services, and forming and shoring solutions to the industrial, commercial and infrastructure markets. We deliver more value by helping customers improve productivity and safety on every jobsite.
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