Boiler Operator

Full Job Description

Marcal Paper is searching for a Boiler Operator to join our team!

Job Summary:

  • Ensure safety by monitoring safety equipment, identifying potential issues and taking appropriate steps to suspend operations and repair the problem
  • Ensure optimal and continuous operation of mechanical systems by performing routine inspections and maintenance, monitoring metering equipment and adjusting levels as necessary
  • Maintain systems by scheduling regular inspections, cleanings, filter replacement and all other tasks necessary to keep all components performing optimally; identify and repair or replace malfunctioning components
  • Perform necessary repairs and replacements, obtain replacement parts and upgrade components as needed while staying within the budget
  • Study and maintain to keep current on knowledge of all applicable safety laws and regulations in order to ensure full compliance at all times, maintain certifications
  • Create and enter properly documented records of inspections, maintenance routines and repairs
  • Sustain up-to-date knowledge of developments in relevant technology and make recommendations for overhauls and upgrades
  • Provide department leadership as the lead operator for the Utility department
  • Specific knowledge of high-pressure boiler operations, high pressure steam, boiler controls, and condensation systems
  • Class A Certification Required NJ GOLD CERTIFICATION REQUIRED
  • Ensure safety by monitoring safety equipment, identifying potential issues and taking appropriate steps to suspend operations and repair the problem
  • Ensure optimal and continuous operation of mechanical systems by performing routine inspections and maintenance, monitoring metering equipment and adjusting levels as necessary

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Production and Processing — Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Knowledge of developments in relevant technology to make suggestions when needed on how to keep competitive in our processes
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Operations Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Operation and Control — Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
  • Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
  • Able to understand, write and carry out oral and written instructions and safety precautions
  • Problem Sensitivity — The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
  • Deductive Reasoning — The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.

Requirements:

  • Class A Certification, NJ Gold Certification Required
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Read, write and speak English as required for the job
  • Previous experience with boiler controls, high pressure boiler operations and high-pressure steam
  • Experience leading a team preferably in a maintenance environment

APPLY TODAY, WORK TOMORROW!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $30.32 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Elmwood Park, NJ 07407: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Programmable logic controllers: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Boiler: 4 years (Preferred)

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