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Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

On the Job


Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators run or maintain equipment that provides utilities to buildings. They may operate stationary engines, boilers, or other mechanical equipment. They operate equipment like steam engines, generators, motors, and turbines.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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