Recovery Operator Helper

Assist Recovery Operator in operating kiln, ball mill, and conveyor system.
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Salary Range
$17,000 – $35,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Recovery Operator Helpers do?

Assists RECOVERY OPERATOR in operating kiln, ball mill, and conveyor system to recover soluble soda and alumina from waste materials: Moves controls to adjust feeds to rotary kiln and ball mill and to regulate operation of dust-collection equipment. Reads and records tank levels and slurry and soda ash temperatures. Collects and weighs batches of slurry to determine density. Measures oxygen content of flue gases, using gas analyzer. Keeps operating log. Turns valves to supply water to kiln trunnions and water-cooled bearings. Lubricates valves and adjusts packing glands to prevent leaks. Cleans cooler grates, using handtools. Performs other duties as described under HELPER Master Title.

Should I be a Recovery Operator Helper?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • How to become a Recovery Operator Helper

    Most Recovery Operator Helpers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9haaaa&chl=no+college+%2888%25%29|certificate+%2811%25%29|associate%27s+%281%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,88,88
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