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DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES BY PERCENT:
The Boiler Reliability Specialist position will assist the Regional Boiler Reliability Engineer in the following duties:
REQUIREMENTS (Education, Skills, Certificate, Licenses, Experience):
Safe working skills.
Technical Report writing, presentation, organization and people skills.
Motivated, self-starter with ability and tenacity to solve problems.
Experience and proficiency reading and interpreting technical documents, manuals and mechanical drawings.
Auto CAD a plus. Solid PC skills and experience with Excel and Word
Good communication skills
Background or education in Steam Plant Operations, Engineering or Maintenance.
Ability to communicate effectively and easily with management/ employees at different levels of the organization in office or remotely.
Operating facility environment with OSHA required PPE, safety training for areas including confined spaces
Job requires physical demands consistent with work in industrial environment.
12-14 hour shifts, can be consecutive days up to 14 days on both day and night shift during outages
Occasional lifting required but typically no more than 50 pounds
Entering and exiting boilers throughout the shift through various size entry/exit points requiring agility and ability to bend and twist to make entry of or exiting boilers
Wearing of full face respirator for extended period on a daily basis during outages
Walking, bending, twisting and climbing of scaffolding and stairs throughout shift.
Use of a hand held grinder is also required at times.
Majority of work will be accomplished by traveling to facilities performing assigned tasks and supporting scheduled and unscheduled outages
This job requires frequent travel primarily in the NY/NJ region. Outage support will also extend outside of the assigned region as required. Occasional off shift work and weekends will be required.
80% Travel and facility based work/ support
Balance 20% Office