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Boiler Operator

Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: Memphis, Tennessee, US, 38141

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

IFF has a challenging opportunity as Boiler Operator ($31.31 per hour starting pay) - at its’ Memphis facility.

Job Summary (not all inclusive)

1.    Communicate clearly in English both verbally and written
2.    Wear appropriate required safety gear
3.    Attend work regularly and reliably
4.    Work rotating shifts as assigned
5.    Work overtime as scheduled or directed
6.    Perform other duties as assigned
7.    Operate computers to access/utilize company e-mail and to monitor equipment
8.    Demonstrate awareness of and compliance with all pertinent safety policies and procedures
9.    Maintain a clean and organized work environment
10.    Operate mobile equipment in a safe manner
11.    Participate in work related training programs and adhere to Company Core Values 
12.    Report pertinent information to appropriate company personnel 
13.    Firing gas or oil fired boilers
14.    Starting up pumps
15.    Regulating and adjusting fuel, air, and water
16.    Operating water softeners
17.    Operating, regulating, servicing and making repairs to various equipment
18.    Identify Maintenance needs in the area and write notifications as needed.
19.    Logging and recording operation and maintenance work performed
20.    Analyzing water for purity and chemical balance
21.    Utilities Operation and Procedures for Emergency Response Procedures, Wells, Fuels (gas), Water Softeners, D.A. Tank, Boilers, Cooling Towers, Air Compressors, City Sewers, Meters, Log Sheets/Charts, and Sulfite Makeup
22.    Perform job duties in a manner that follow food safety and quality guidelines including but not limited to HACCP, GMPs, QA Policies, Sanitation, and Pest Control. 


Job Requirements

High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent;   WorkKeys skills test score of 20 or better; Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Test (BMCT) score of 48 or better; Class 1 Operating Steam Engineer license by the state of Tennessee.  Three (3) years minimum on the job experience.

Knowledge of
•    Operation of high pressure boilers and related mechanical equipment
•    Meters, gauges, and graphs and their interpretation
•    Standard tests used in testing water and sewage
•    Chemicals used in treating water
Ability to
•    Make accurate readings
•    Keep records
•    Make reports
Skill in
•    Operating and maintaining equipment used in water and sewage plant operations
•    Operating and maintaining stationary boilers
Certification in Class1 Steam Engineer 



Nearest Major Market: Memphis