Boiler Attendant

Boiler Maker

Boiler Repair

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The tasks that a Tubesmith, Boiler is expected to perform include:

Forming, repairing and maintaining boiler tubes

Cutting tubes to required length, grinding surfaces, reaming holes

Expanding or reducing ends and swaging them as required

Repairing or replacing defective or worn out tubes and tests for leakage by hydraulic pressure

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 install refractory bricks and other heat-resistant materials in fireboxes of pressure vessels

Good hand-eye co-ordination

Ability to follow technical plans

Ability to work in a well organised and accurate way

Awareness of safety issues

Ability to work as part of a team Physically fit

Eye for detail

It is not a desk job

May need to handle a team of Helpers

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 Building and other Construction Worker's Act (Regulation Of Employment And Conditions Of 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, sludges, 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 INR15,000 to INR 20,000 per month

For candidates with over 5 years of experience INR 20,000 to INR 30,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Construction Sector in India

The 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.

Trends in the Cement Industry

India is the second largest producer and consumer of cement, accounting for 8% of global production, next only to China. India is a key driver of global cement production with an average annual growth rate of 9.8%. Cement production increased at a CAGR of 9.7% to 272 million tonnes over FY0613. Production is expected to reach 407 million tonnes by 2017. So far, more than 800 construction professionals and 2000 masons, bar benders, plumbers, artisans have been imparted hands-on training. Indian cement industry contributes approximately INR 35000 crores per annum to the national exchequer through various taxes and levies. There is a strong presence of in the cement sector, with over 50% of the composition of workers constituting of contract workers.

The cement sub-sector currently employs ~0.45 million employees which is expected to increase in the nine year period 2013-22 to ~0.53 million.

Local construction companies Private contractors across India


Towns and cities across India