7182-Steam Engine and Boiler Operators
Steam Engine and Boiler Operators
Steam engine and boiler operators maintain and operate various types of steam engines, boilers, turbines and auxiliary equipment to provide power and other utility services for commercial, industrial and institutional buildings, at work sites and aboard ships or self-propelled vessels.
Analyzing and recording instrument readings, troubleshooting and performing minor repairs to prevent equipment or system failure
815 - Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
718201 - Boiler or Engine Operator
Description : Operates and maintains stationary engines, boilers, refrigeration and air-conditioning systems, and associated mechanical plant.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : YesTrade : No
Specializations : Air Compressor Operator, Air-conditioning / Refrigeration Plant Operator, Boiler Tender, Marine Engine Driver, Motorman / Motorwoman (Fluids Drilling), Ship's Boiler Operator, Steam Boilerman Fireman, Steam Engine Operator, Stoker, Thermal Plant Operator
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa