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.
|$46,960.00||Median Annual Wage||1,000||Average Job Openings Per Year|
|20.9||Average Unemployment Percentage||75.0||Percentage That Completed High School|
|18,000||Employment Numbers in 2006||25.0||Percentage That Had Some College|
|20,000||Employment Numbers in 2016 (est.)||0.0||Percentage That Went Beyond College Degree|
Boilermaker Pipe Fitter
Mechanic, Boiler Shop