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Boiler Operator

Maintenance
Guilford, Maine, United States

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : 

  • responsible for the operation of:
        -   two 350 HP combination wood and oil fired HRT high pressure steam boilers
        -   one oil fired 300 HP Cleaver Brooks Scotch Marine high pressure steam boiler
        -   four feed water pumps
        -   three oil pumps
        -   five chemical pumps, and all associated auxiliary equipment
  • *work on a rotating schedule which includes weekends and holidays
  • perform critical duties during emergency evacuations and other safety related tasks
  • perform miscellaneous duties as necessary
  • follow safe work practices
  • support LEAN, safety, sustainability, and environmental initiatives


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • must possess a State of Maine high pressure boiler operator license or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • *must be able to work overtime as needed
  • basic understanding of boiler chemicals and their use
  • must be dependable, punctual, and adhere to attendance policy
  • ability to operate skid steer equipment
  • must have strong attention to detail
  • must adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • ability to work in confined space
  • must be able to work without supervision and use sound judgment
  • basic computer skills necessary
  • must be cooperative and willing to learn new responsibilities


PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • experience in automatic wood boilers desirable
  • boiler and fire room operations


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • ability to lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds
  • frequent standing, walking, bending, twisting, reaching, climbing, balancing, stooping and crouching
  • must have visual acuity and manual dexterity
  • the ability to wear a filtering face piece (dust mask) as needed
  • must be able and willing to climb stairs and ladders
  • must be able to work in varying temperatures within manufacturing areas

Interested Associates and applicants must submit job interest form or résumé to the human resources department  Positions will be filled as soon as possible.

Boiler Operator
Maintenance
Guilford, Maine, United States

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