Share this Job

Wallingford, CT, US

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

Boiler Operator

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

Position overview

Boiler Operator oversees the monitoring and control of steam production, plant water and air in the plant’s boilerhouse. Performs tasks related to maintenance repairs, as directed by supervision.



  • Perform work ordinarily done by some or all other maintenance crafts. (In cases where the Mechanic is unable to perform the work, he/she will contact a Maintenance Supervisor for further instructions).
  • Electrical troubleshooting which includes; circuit breakers, fuses and diagnostic troubleshooting to the component level.
  • Troubleshoot and perform repairs on all types of rotating equipments, individual gearboxes, pumps, and agitators.
  • Able to work rotating shifts schedule.
  • Operate and monitor steam production, plant water and air generating equipment. Conduct testing and report problems as necessary
  • Support WWTP Operator as required to operate press and other functions not requiring WWTP certification.
  • Must be willing to complete training and become a part of the allnex WL plant Fire Department’s team
  • Prepare, complete, update and maintain all reports, records and documentation as assigned or necessary, including the use of company IT systems for work orders, purchase requisitions, receiving, and time entry.

Required skills and experience

  • At least 1 year of boiler operating experience
  • Knowledge of and ability to use all materials, equipment and tools used by any craft in maintenance.
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Basic understanding of mathematics
  • Reading comprehension
  • Troubleshooting boiler operations


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • State Operating Stationary Engineer OE-2 License
  • State Driver’s License required


Physical Requirements

  • Exert up to 40 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 lbs. of force frequently.
  • Requires walking or standing to a significant degree.
  • Contact with water or other liquids; or exposure to nonweather-related humid conditions.
  • Vision must be good or corrected to normal to perform normal job duties.
  • Hearing must be good to have the ability to understand information to perform job duties.
  • Ability to read and write in English in order to process paperwork and follow up on any actions necessary.
  • Manual dexterity needed for keyboarding and other repetitive tasks.

We offer

  • Safe working environment 
  • Competitive salary with great benefits
  • Health insurance 
  • Professional development opportunities 
  • Friendly and professional atmosphere 

Equal Employment Opportunity

“ allnex is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be given equal consideration, regardless of race, sex, age, color, national origin, marital status, religion, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other status or class that is protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Any answers to questions on this Application will not be used to discriminate against any applicant. If you have a concern in this area, please notify the Human Resources Department.”



Find out how you can make an impact!

Check out our career page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.

Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford

Job Segment: Engineer, Electrical, Equipment Operator, Manufacturing Engineer, HVAC, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations