Boiler Operator-Maintenance at Lamb Weston in Park Rapids, Minnesota

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Description Summary

Operates and maintains boilers and steam/hot water systems that supply heat or power for a potato processing plant.

Job Description

  • Responsible for working in a safe and orderly manner while in the plant or on plant property.

  • Lights gas or oil-fed burners under the direct supervision of the Boiler Chief.

  • Observes pressure, temperature, and draft meters on panel to verify specified operation of automatic combustion control systems, feed water regulators, and burners.

  • Turns valves and adjusts controls to set specified fuel feed, draft openings, water level, and steam pressure of boiler.

  • Observes boiler and auxiliary units to detect malfunctions.

  • Makes repairs such as changing burners and tightening pipes and fittings, as necessary.

  • Analyzes and treats boiler feed water.

  • Maintains log of meter and gauge readings and records data such as water test results and quantity of fuel consumed.

  • Communicates boiler operations needs with production and maintenance departments, assuring safety requirements are met.

  • Adheres to all company and plant policies, work rules, and procedures.

  • Ability to wear an SCBA and HazMat suit

  • Work overtime occasionally

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications


  • High School or GED equivalent and at least three years related experience and or training.

  • Must possess a Minnesota Boiler license