Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Operate or maintain stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment to provide utilities for buildings or industrial processes. Operate equipment, such as steam engines, generators, motors, turbines, and steam boilers.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Initiative * Stress Tolerance * Integrity * Cooperation * Self Control * Analytical Thinking * Independence * Persistence

Representative Tasks * Monitor and inspect equipment, computer terminals, switches, valves, gauges, alarms, safety devices, and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely. * Observe and interpret readings on gauges, meters, and charts registering various aspects of boiler operation to ensure that boilers are operating properly. * Monitor boiler water, chemical, and fuel levels, and make adjustments to maintain required levels.


Government, Manufacturing, Health Care & Social Assistance, Educational Services,

Job Family Production

Sample Job Titles Air Compressor Engineer, Air Compressor Operator, Air Conditioning Engineer, Air Plant Engineer, Auxiliary Operator, Blowing Engineer, Boiler Fireman, Boiler Operator, Boiler Operator Helper, Boiler Plant Operator, Boiler Room Helper, Boiler Room Operator, Boiler Technician, Breaker Engineer, Building Engineer, Byproduct Engineer, Compressor Operator, Cooling System Operator, Cooling Tower Operator, Diesel Engine Operator, Diesel Stationary Engineer, Dredge Pump Operator, Engineman, Exhaust Worker, Exhauster Engineer, Fan Engine Engineer, Fan Runner, Fireman, Gas Engine Operator, Heating and Ventilating Worker, Heating Operators Engineer, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Mechanic Boiler Operator, High Pressure Boiler Operator, Humidifier Attendant, Low Pressure Boiler Operator, Low Pressure Boiler Tender, Low Pressure Firer, Maintenance Technician, Marine Firer, Operating Engineer, Operating Power Plant Combustion Engineer, Plant Operator, Plant Utilities Engineer, Plugman, Power House Engineer, Power Operator, Power Plant Operator, Power Station Operator, Powerhouse Attendant, Powerhouse Operator, Powerhouse Tender, Pump House Engineer, Pump House Operator, Pumping Station Engineer, Refrigerating Engineer, Refrigeration Engineer, Retort Firer, Stationary Boiler Fireman, Stationary Engineer, Stationary Engineer Apprentice, Stationary Fireman, Stationary Steam Engineer, Steam Boiler Fireman, Steam Engineer, Steam Plant Operator, Steam Turbine Operator, Tank Farm Operator, Turbo Electric Operator, Turbo Operator, Utilities Operator, Ventilation Worker, Watch Engine Operator, Water Pump Operator, Water Pumper.