Burner Technician

Job Details

Position ID: # EB-1040819897
Date Posted: 1/13/2022 10:40:02 AM
Location: Washington, DC
Job Type: Full Time
Salary (USD): $30 - $40

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Burner Technician / Boiler Mechanic

Position Details:
Location: DC Metro Area
Shift: M-F; 6:30 am – 2:00 pm; rotating on-call shifts
Salary: $30-$40/hr + OT and On Call pay
Benefits: Offers a competitive benefits package including: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Ins., Disability Ins., Supplemental Ins., 401k, Flexible Spending (FSA), Company vehicle + gas card

Position Description: Burner Technician / Boiler Mechanic
This is the perfect position for a US Navy Hull Technician or Machinist’s Mate, but the company is looking for all prior US Navy Engineers with good work ethic!

Job Duties:
• Align structures or plate sections to assemble boiler frame tanks or vats, following blueprints
• Inspect and repair boiler fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, water columns, and auxiliary machines
• Reads dials of temperature, pressure, and ampere gauges and meters to detect malfunctions and ensure specified operation of equipment.
• Tests electrical system to determine voltage, using voltage meter.
• Records temperature, pressure, water levels, fuel consumption, and other data at specified intervals in logbook.
• Observes pressure, temperature, and draft meters on panel to verify specified operation of automatic combustion control systems, feed water regulators, stoker, pulverizer, and burners.
• Turns valves and adjusts controls to set specified fuel feed, draft openings, water level, and steam pressure of boiler
• Observes boiler and auxiliary units to detect malfunctions and makes repairs, such as changing burners and tightening pipes and fittings.
• May test boiler feed water, using specified chemicals.
• May maintain log of meter and gauge readings and record data, such as water test results and quantity of fuel consumed.
• Operates automatically fired boilers to generate steam that supplies heat or power for buildings or industrial processes: Lights gas- or oil-fed burners, using torch.
• May be designated according to fuel burned, type of boilers, or class of license required.
• Troubleshoots malfunctions in electrical circuits as necessary. Inspects wiring, checks connections and power sources, and logs repair needs.
• Understand basic one pipe, and two pipe steam systems and hydronic systems.
• Installs and maintains motors, wiring, and all electrical equipment including control work for lighting, motors, and instrumentation.
• Follows all safety rules and procedures and operates electrical equipment in accordance with established safety regulations and department policies.
• Assist in taking on supplies and equipment.

** This position does not require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but if you are not vaccinated, you will have to comply with weekly COVID testing. **

** This is a field service position where you will be operating within a 40-60 mile radius serving DE, VA, DC, MD and some locations in WV. **

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