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Boiler Operator ($40.37/hr)

Company: Kruger
Location: Memphis
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

KTG USA is a high-speed complex tissue manufacturing mill that operates 24/7/365. The Boiler Operator position reports to the Plant Utilities Supervisor and has the primary responsibility to operate and maintain all manufacturing facility utility systems including steam, condensate, compressed air, and water. Successful candidates must possess a current 1st Class Steam Engineer License from Shelby County Code Enforcement department and can expect to earn competitive pay, great benefits, and free tissue products. The Primary Duties listed below are routine functions of the Boiler Operator in ensuring continuous, reliable operation of the mills utility systems. This list of Primary Duties is not all inclusive but should be used as a general overview of job requirements where routine procedures and expectations have been defined. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operating facility steam boilers and perform routine testing and inspections including but not limited to water sampling, boiler blow downs, etc.
  • Operating facility air compressors and associated equipment to supply dry, oil free air to facility
  • Performing breakdown and routine maintenance on utility system equipment such as boilers, air compressors, air dryers, etc.
  • Continuously monitoring and obtaining daily utility meter readings
  • Monitoring water treatment plant operation daily
  • Monitoring and operating condensate return system to ensure efficient operation
  • Checking turbine in boiler house penthouse on a daily basis when operating
  • Lubricating feed water and cooling water recirculation pumps (2 feed water pumps in boiler house and 1 recirculation pump in courtyard west of compressor room)
  • Maintaining a clean work environment
  • Recognizing and reporting any out of the ordinary findings to the Plant Utilities Supervisor
  • Performing miscellaneous facility support activities as defined by the Plant Utilities Supervisor HIRING REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have earned a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical, drug test, and criminal background check
  • Must possess a current 1st Class Steam Engineer License from Shelby County Code Enforcement department
  • Must complete and achieve required scoring levels on both the ACT Work Keys and STM Mechanical Aptitude Assessment (both are provided during the recruitment process)
  • Have ability and willingness to:
    • Lift up to 50lbs., climb ladders and stairs, work at heights, and stand for continuous periods of time
    • Work rotating 12hr shifts (two 12-hour days, two 12-hour nights, then 4 days off) with available overtime and some holidays
    • Work in a hot, humid, noisy, and high-volume machine production areaTHE BEST SUITED CANDIDATES WILL:
      • Possess a record of stable employment - ideally 5 years manufacturing experience and 2 years boiler operations experience to include general utility maintenance experience
      • Demonstrate ability to work through challenges in a fast-paced team oriented environment
      • Commit to safety and organizational goals
      • Be comfortable using computers and associated software
      • Practice and apply professional communication skills at all times
      • Display self-motivation and the ability to work with a sense of urgency under minimal supervision
      • Meet attendance expectations by coming to work when scheduled
      • Be mechanically inclined and capable of working on equipment
      • Bring a positive attitude to work each dayK.T.G.(USA) Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest in K.T.G.(USA) Inc., but only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Keywords: Kruger, Memphis , Boiler Operator ($40.37/hr), Other , Memphis, Tennessee

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