Boiler Operator Job in Kenya
Job ResponsibilitiesTo provide skilled work in the installation, repair, operation, and maintenance of steam boilers services that sustain reliable generation of quality steam.
Operate high pressure boilers, including starting and shutting down.
Monitor boiler operations and react to varying load requirements.
Perform constant visual checks, read gauges, and manipulate controls.
Assure that various meter readings of pressure and temperature are recorded.
Inspect boiler pipes, valves, pumps, and safety devices for leaks and malfunctions.
Blow down boiler when conductive solids and impurities exceed specified limits; test high and low pressure safety controls.
Daily maintenance on boilers including oil and greasing of stokers, fans, motors, and other operating mechanisms to maintain high efficiency and reliability
Observe fire and safety precautions.
Responsible for chemical makeup of water, testing of water qualities, and checking viscosity of oil, including: -adding chemicals to condition boiler water to maintain a good chemical balance according to prescribed procedures.
Performing conductivity, alkalinity, phosphate, silica, sulphate, and other hardness tests.
Prepare and maintain records on treatment, oil, gas chemicals consumption, steam and hot water production.
Operating the boiler safely as per OSHA requirements and optimally for reliable supply of steam
Preparing the boilers for statutory inspections as per OSHA requirements
Carrying out boiler and condenser water analysis and treatment
Quality assessment and receiving of wood
1 year of experience in work related to the operation of high or low pressure boilers, or requiring heating, mechanical or plumbing skills.
Knowledge and ability to operate and maintain high pressure boilers.
Sufficient strength and physical dexterity to perform duties and responsibilities of this job, including heavy lifting.
How to Apply
Applications to be sent to [email protected] by 31st August, 2018
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