CAYUGA, IN 47928 - US
Position Summary: Power Plant Boiler Foreman that supervises and oversees crew. Functions: maintains, services, installs, repairs and inspects all boiler components, tools, and equipment in industrial power plant to keep them in good working order. Ensure employees are performing their duties and responsibilities safely, efficiently and accurately.
Supervise and delegates job assignments and safety processes to welders, journeyman, helpers, and laborers
Detects minor to major problems with Boiler Outage Projects in a power plant
Knowledge and skill on all type Power Plant Boilers
Assembles, analyzes defects, and repairs boilers, pressure vessels, tanks, and vats in the field, following blueprints and using hand tools.
Attaches rigging, signals crane operator to lift part to specified position.
Assembles boiler frame, tanks using plumb bobs, levels, wedges, and dogs.
Aligns water tubes and connectors and expands ends to drums and headers, using tube expanders.
Bolts or welds casing sections.
Assists in testing assembled vessel.
Repairs boilers or tanks in the field.
Use rigging and hoisting devices such as chokers, chain falls, and come-along to move equipment/materials in place
Follows direction from supervisor
Other duties as assigned
Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Demonstrated Power Plant Boiler Outage history experience
Organization and time management
Must have good problem-solving abilities
Have the ability to inspect and identify items needing repair or maintenance
Knowledge of hand tools and power tools
Must have good aptitude and manual dexterity
Good reading comprehension
Ability to work with others – team player
Good communication skills with co-workers and supervisors
Commitment to Zachry values and safety rules and regulations
Must understand how to read and interpret technical manuals and blue prints in order to determine work procedures
Must have experience using industrial hand tools and power tools
Knowledge of safety practices to operated equipment
Access to the job site requires meeting pre-set criteria of a criminal background check
Minimum 4-5 years Power Plant Outage experience
Valued but not required skills, knowledge, and abilities:
Former Zachry employee
Previous supervisor experience
Training in vocational schools or related on the job experience.
Must have Zachry Supervisor Training (SSST)
Reporting to this position: Welders, Boilermakers, Helpers, and Laborers
Physical demands and work environment:
Physical demands: Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting. Will talk and hear to communicate. Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull: objects, materials, controls and tools. Give full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand directions. May be required to lift, carry and move objects safely. Will occasionally work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms. Will use vision abilities to focus, see short and long distances, colors, depth perception and peripheral vision. Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots.
Work environment:Will work in all weather conditions ranging from warm/hot – cool/cold. Occasional rain. Will work at different elevations. Noise levels will be moderate to high. Job site will contain light to heavy equipment vehicles, small to large equipment, materials, communication equipment and tools. People standing, walking, sitting, signaling and talking. Bells, whistles and alarms.