An initiative of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development
Construct, assemble, maintain, and repair stationary steam boilers and boiler house auxiliaries. Align structures or plate sections to assemble boiler frame tanks or vats, following blueprints. Work involves use of hand and power tools, plumb bobs, levels, wedges, dogs, or turnbuckles. Assist in testing assembled vessels. Direct cleaning of boilers and boiler furnaces. Inspect and repair boiler fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, water columns, and auxiliary machines.
|Primary Industry||Architecture and Construction|
|Indiana Average Salary||$71,890.00|
|Average Time to Fill||41 days|
|Typical Education||No formal educational credential|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2017-2019)||232|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2017-2019)||2.68 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||1,145|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||8.04 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Occupational Health and Safety|