UNIT GROUP 7121 ENGINE AND BOILER OPERATORS
ENGINE AND BOILER OPERATORS operate and maintain stationary engines and associated mechanical equipment.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.
- starting equipment, adjusting controls and observing meters, gauges and warning lights to obtain desired operating conditions and output
- analysing temperature, pressure, fuel flow and other instrument readings to ensure efficient operation and combustion, detecting or isolating malfunctions and preventing damage
- recording instrument readings, hours of operation, fuel consumption and power output
- reporting on equipment performance and serviceability