At E.T. Gresham Company, we offer more than just a job; we provide a place to build your career and grow with our family.

Rigger/Truck Driver

E.T. Gresham Company is looking for an experienced Rigger, preferred Class A CDL license, and 5 years rigging experience.

Since our beginning over one hundred years ago, E.T. Gresham Company has been known for applying innovative, practical solutions for the construction, crane & rigging, and structural steel industries in Southeastern Virginia. Many of our employees have been with the company for more than 25 years and we are in the fourth generation of Gresham family management. This opportunity is more than just a job; we offer a place to build your career and grow with our family. We invite you to visit and connect with us on social media to learn more.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will have 5 years experience moving machinery, has a clean driving record, is able to get on any Military Installation in the Hampton Roads area, is a self-starter, an outside the box thinker, and works well in a team to get the job completed. Must be able to climb ladders and lift 60 pounds. E.T. Gresham is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.

  • Responsible for working with crew on equipment and lifting devices for movement of heavy loads
  • Responsible for positioning equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Move equipment or heavy objects in confined spaces using jacks, blocking, pulley, chain falls and other equipment
  • Utilize hooks and swivels, in rigging operations and securing loads
  • Understand and use signals to crane operations and moving loads safely


  • Any combination equivalent to high school diploma/GED or trade school completion, plus five (5) years of experience – including school or apprenticeship experience. Any equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered
  • Valid driver’s license with positive driving record
  • Ability to obtain Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) and Defense Biometric Identification System (DBIDS) Card for access to military installations. Background checks will be required
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Occasional weekend/evening work may be required

Job Type: Full-Time

Pay: $20.00 – $24.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

How to Apply:

Download our employment application and email it to or fax to (757) 625-7705. Due to COVID-19 precautions, we are not currently accepting in-person inquiries. Please call our office for additional information (757) 627-4583.


E.T. Gresham offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplementary Insurance via Aflac
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K Participation

Equal Opportunity Employment Policy:

E.T. Gresham Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we provide employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, military service, or other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Drug-free workplace.