Controls Electrician/Boiler Technician

Des Moines, IA

Posted: 03/10/2022 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Construction Job Number: SB86389747 Pay Rate: $30-38 / hour

Job Description

Boiler Service Technician/ Boilermaker 

The Service Technician will be responsible for wiring, firing, and testing boilers in the field. This position is responsible for the readiness of the customer equipment.
Education:  High School diploma or equivalent
Experience: Two (2) years of boiler experience required on the electrical and control environment
Do You Qualify:
Must be able to read and work from blueprints and schematics
Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
Must have a broad knowledge of boiler controls
Mechanical and electrical background a must
Must have the ability to trouble shoot boilers and auxiliary equipment
Must be able to retrofit control systems in the field
Must have the ability and knowledge to trouble shoot systems with no schematic

Your Responsibilities:
Have knowledgeable of PLC’s, transformers, transmitters and other boiler controls.
Wire all controls and motors for watertube and firetube boilers and auxiliary equipments.
Rebuild control valves and regulators.
Build and test control panel using Engineering wiring schematic and layout.
Build and test fuel skids using Engineering wiring schematic and layout.
Build and test condensate tanks and deaerators.
Trim out firetube and watertube boilers.
Perform start-up of Rental boilers in field.
Assist departments as required.
Reads blueprints and wiring schematics.
Able to trouble shoot, fire, and set combustion on all types of boilers, including but not limited to boiler with superheaters, desuperheaters, and economizers.
Determines valve trim, regulator size and spring, oil gun length and size, and all other parts and accessories needed to fire any boiler.
Able to fire and set combustion on boiler with all types of pneumatic controls.
Able to fire and set combustion on boiler with all types of electrical controls.
Able to train other employee’s on the operation and controls of boilers.
Maintain condition of and inventory of all tools and monitors.
Apply intellect, creativity, adaptability, judgment, and management skills to achieve required results.
Ensure duties and company projects are accomplished in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Support peers and management with internal and external projects.
Adhere to company policies.
Other duties as assigned.
Physical Skill and Effort:
Requires stooping, climbing, bending, crawling, and lifting 50 pounds, working in confined and elevated areas, and prolonged standing

Pay Depends on Experience 
30-38 depending on experience and interview
Drug Free 
Must have drivers license
This is a full-time position

Meet Your Recruiter

Shane Bertelsen

Shane Bertelsen 


O: 319-774-5414 C: 563-424-0432

111 South 1st Street

Monmouth, IL 61462


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