Boiler Attendant

Boiler Maker

Boiler Repairman

Boiler Installer

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The tasks that a Boiler Fitter is expected to perform include:

Sizing and fitting various components and mountings to boilers

Assisting Boiler Maker in preparing boilers for steam and hydraulic tests

Marking components according to drawings and sizing them accurately by chipping, filing, drilling, reaming, tapping, scrapping, etc.

Locating carefully positioning of different mountings

Fitting external water and lubrication pipes

Assisting Boiler maker incleaning of pipes, connecting pump, sealing etc.

Undertaking riveting, caulking, replacing of worn out and defective parts

Competent in belling and beading with power hammers

Efficient in bolting arc-weld pressure vessel structures and parts together

Well-versed in using wrenches and welding equipment

Equipped to examine boilers, pressure vessels, tanks, and vats

Competent in locating defects such as leaks, weak spots, and defective sections

Proficient in inspecting assembled vessels and individual components

Equipped to install manholes, hand holes, taps, tubes, valves, gauges

Ability to straighten or reshape bent plates or structure, using hammer, jacks, and torch

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Good hand-eye co-ordination

Mechanical aptitude

Basic mathematical skills

Awareness of safety issues

Ability to work as part of a team

Physically fit

Eye for detail

Manual dexterity

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsThis job is suitable for candidates with Hearing Impaired (HH)

The job is listed as mildly hazardous or dangerous as per The




Act (Regulation






Service) ,1996

Occupational hazards include awkward postures, vibration, and hazardous noise, awkward postures, slips, trips, falls, etc.

Health risks include exposure to hazardous materials from industrial work sites, dust, asbestos, lead, solvents,adhesives,epoxies, liquids, sludge, or other materials

For candidates with up to 2 years of experience INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month

For candidates with 2 to 5 years of experience INR 21,000 to INR 25,000 per month

For candidates with over 5 years of experience INR 26,000 to INR 30,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Construction Sector in IndiaThe market value of construction sector in India is projected to expand up to INR 11954 billion by 2017. Continuously increasing infrastructure spending levels of the government has made the industry highly attractive among foreign investors in the recent years. The Construction sectors growth is expected to reach 7.5 percent by 2016-17 from current growth rates of 5.6 percent and is expected to contribute significantly to the countrys GDP in the next five years thereby showing its vital importance for the economic growth of the nation.Construction sector is the 2nd largest employer in the country. The sector currently employs over 45 million employees and is slated to employ more than 76 million employees by 2022. This implies additional creation of ~31 million jobs in the 9 year period.

Local construction companies Private contractors across India

Building equipment contractors

Utility system construction

Boiler, tank, and shipping container manufacturers


Towns and cities across India