Boiler Operator

Lubona Meat Products Ltd

The Boiler Operator will monitor boiler systems, perform routine maintenance, troubleshoot issues, and ensure compliance with safety regulations.


  • Monitoring steam boilers and safety devices
  • Adjusting boiler controls
  • Performing routine maintenance of Boilers
  • Following correct boiler operation procedures/established procedures
  • Maintaining boiler plant equipment/maintaining high-pressure boilers
  • Reading pressure gauges
  • Ensuring boilers are operating efficiently
  • Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of mechanical equipment and mechanical maintenance
  • Adjusting gas controls on natural gas systems
  • Replacing worn or damaged boiler system and piping system components, such as defective valves
  • Using safety equipment/following safety procedures
  • Fault-finding in electrical systems, mechanical systems, and heating systems
  • Connecting boiler feed water
  • Overseeing boiler plant operations and boiler rooms
  • Working in physically demanding environments
  • Troubleshoot problems and make necessary repairs
  • Performing regular inspections of ash arresters
  • Maintaining accurate records
  • Spotting potential issues
  • Performing any other work-related duties as assigned by the supervisor

Requirements and skills

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • A Certificate in Boiler Operation is a requirement
  • 2 years and above work experience in the meat processing industry
  • Should be able to read and interpret technical manuals, schematics, and drawings
  • Proficiency with computers and software programs used for monitoring and controlling the plant boiler.

To apply for these positions, please submit your application letter & CV detailing your relevant experience to the Human Resources and Administration Department by 25th March 2024.



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