|Date Posted:||May 10, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Jun 4, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||Salary is negotiableUSD|
|Years of Experience:||5 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
This is skilled work in the operation, maintenance, and servicing of high pressure steam boilers and related equipment on an assigned shift.
Work involves responsibility for the operation, servicing, and repair of high pressure steam boilers, pumps, motors, oil heaters, gas controls, emergency power generators, safety devices, turbines, boiler controls, and recording devices. Work is performed according to established procedures in the Manual
Duties & Responsibilities:
Operates and adjusts high pressure Diesel fired boilers in the steam generating plant.
Maintains maximum boiler efficiency by adjusting, reading, and interpreting gauges, indicators, and steam flow meters.
Maintains oil heaters, pumps, oil storage facilities, and oil unloading equipment
Observes boiler plant operations through use of electronic or pneumatic controls, pressure gauges, and safety devices.
Performs the chemical testing and treatment of boiler feed water.
Maintains various records and reports relative to steam plant operations.
Makes regular checks of plant equipment and makes adjustments, repairs, and services equipment as required.
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from a standard high school and considerable experience in the maintenance and operation of steam boilers; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Thorough knowledge of the proper operation and maintenance of high pressure steam generation plant equipment.
Thorough knowledge of steam plant safety standards and procedures.
Ability to read and interpret schematic diagrams, written orders, control gauges, manufacturer's operating instructions books, and to record boiler plant information.
Ability to operate and regulate boiler plant equipment and to make adjustments as required for plant output.
Ability to understand and follow complex oral or written instructions on proper plant operation.
Ability to supervise the work of others.
Skill in repairing and maintaining various types of steam plant equipment.