Boiler Operator - Temporary


Purpose: To provide steam for distillation by operating a coal fired boiler as needed and be an integral part of the                                 maintenance team during shut down periods.



  • Grade 12
  • Code B License
  • Have a valid boiler operators certificate
  • Previously worked in boiler room
  • Have a technical aptitude
  • Willing to perform ad hoc and general tasks when required



  • Must be able work overtime.
  • Basic admin functions
  • Communicate with process controllers.
  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Physically fit
  • Work under pressure



  • During distillation season shifts will be worked to ensure constant steam is produced for distillation.
  • Long hours and work over weekends and overtime is required to make a success out of this position.
  • During off season this incumbent needs to form part of the maintenance team and be able to do ad hoc tasks given by the Foreman.