Recovery and Cogen Boiler Operator (Rumford, ME)

Recovery and Cogen Boiler Operator (Rumford, ME)

ND Paper, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited, the largest containerboard producer in China and Asia, and a leading paper product manufacturer globally. ND Paper is an environmentally friendly company that manufactures and distributes various types of pulp, paper and paper-based packaging materials. Our mills in Rumford, Maine and Biron, Wisconsin are fully-integrated paper and pulp mills with approximately 1,000 employees and the capacity to produce 890,000 metric tons of paper annually.

We are looking to add a Recovery and Cogen Boiler Operator to our dynamic team!

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • Analyze problems and take appropriate action to ensure continuous and reliable operation of equipment and systems
  • Maintain daily logs of operation, maintenance and safety activities, including test results, instrument readings, and details of equipment malfunctions and maintenance work
  • Investigate and report on accidents
  • Receive instructions from steam engineers regarding steam plant and air compressor operations

Experience Required:

  • 4th Class Stationary Steam or higher license required prior to commencing employment with willingness to progress to a higher level Stationary Steam License
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent operating 2+years’ experience in Boiler operations preferred
  • Power Engineering
  • Marine Engineering – Pulp and Paper background preferred
  • Ability to troubleshoot
  • Ability to work in hot environments
  • Ability to meet physical requirements associated with position
  • Must possess independent decision making and critical thinking skills
  • Must possess good mechanical and electrical systems aptitude
  • Willingness to progress through the line of promotion to become a Lead Operator in the Cogen or Recovery Departments
  • Willingness to work Shift Work
  • Proficiency with computer systems
  • 12 hour, rotating shift work required
Job Category: Logistics and Operations Support
Job Type: Salary
Job Location: Maine Rumford

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