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The Auxiliary Operator will work under the supervision of the Shift Supervisor and the direction of the Control Room Operator. They will be responsible for the operation and inspection of various systems and equipment as assigned. Normally, their assigned areas will include the boilers and associated systems such as fans, grates, ash and air pollution control systems, the demineralizer, and the testing of water chemistry.
The duties of the Auxiliary Operator include the safe and efficient operation of their assigned equipment in accordance with the established plant operating procedures. They are responsible for recording data, reporting equipment malfunctions or trends, which indicate possible trouble, and performing actions as directed to correct abnormal operating conditions or emergency situations.
The position of Auxiliary Operator requires three years previous experience with high pressure boilers and electric generating equipment and a high school diploma/GED. The individual must be able to enter confined spaces, endure hot and cold temperatures, climb ladders, lift greater than 50 pounds, and not be afraid of heights. This position requires manual labor and the employee to wear a full-faced respirator at times, so you must be clean shaven daily.
Operate Plant Equipment
Repair Mechanical Equipment