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Power Plant Operator / Boiler Operator - Rochester, MN
Job Title: Power Plant Operator / Boiler Operator - Rochester, MN
Job Code: Rochester, MN
Address: Unknown
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Finished High School
Years of Experience:  3
Travel: None
Starting Salary: $18.76-29.32 Hourly DOQ & MN Boiler License Level
Start Date: 3/5/2018
# of Openings: 2

Power Plant Operator / Systems Operator 1


This position provides a career path for MN 2nd Class A Licensed Boiler Operators.


*Provided the applicant meets contractual certifications, licensing and time served the applicant may be eligible to be promoted.


Future Promotional Opportunities:

OP2/MM2 - Salary: $19.41 - $30.04

OP3/MM3 - Salary: $20.97 - $32.45


Qualified candidates will have a minimum of one (1) year experience in the operation and maintenance of high-pressure steam and electric power generation systems. Experience in resource recovery desirable.


Job Description:


Under the direct supervision of the Shift Supervisor and/or Supervising System Operator and with guidance of the Systems Operator 2, operates and maintains high pressure steam heating and electric generating equipment at a refuse-fired power plant on an assigned shift.




  • Operates and maintains stokers, fans, hydraulic systems, and pollution control systems associated with a refuse or conventionally fired boiler
  • Operates and maintains high voltage electric generation and distribution equipment
  • Operates auxiliary equipment including pumps, heat exchangers, ash conveyors and condensers.
  • Operates a refuse feed crane and maintains proper refuse storage pit conditions
  • Monitors and controls makeup water purification equipment
  • Monitors and controls refuse tipping floor operations
  • Assists in maintaining the operating log of all power plant parameters on the shift
  • Performs miscellaneous housekeeping in and around the work area
  • May assist in the training of students and other employees
  • Performs other related work as assigned
  • Completes necessary reports and records related to the monitoring and maintenance of equipment




  • Valid MN 2nd Class A Boiler's License
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices involved in the operation and maintenance of high-pressure boilers, furnaces and related support equipment
  • Ability to read and record data from gauges, meters and microprocessor based data acquisition systems and accurately interpret such data
  • Ability to understand and comply with written and verbal operating procedures and instructions
  • Ability to act quickly and calmly in emergency situations with the assistance of the Systems Operator 2
Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Company Information
Company Name: Sprung Services, Inc.
Health Insurance Dental Insurance Tuition Reimbursement
Life Insurance 401(k)
Attention: Theresa O. 651-697-0334 x3 C. 763-443-8734 E. Theresa@sprungservices.com A. applications@sprungservices.com

  Listing #:   51   
  Date Created:   2/12/2018
  Last Updated:   2/12/2018
  Date Expired:   8/11/2018