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  • 1) Controls ovens to carbonize coal according to coking schedules: Removes flue caps, using hook, and determines temperature in flue and condition of nozzles by observing color of flame and using optical pyrometer.

  • 2) Determines type of gases in flue, using gas analyzer.

  • 3) Reads gauges and turns valves to regulate flow of fuel gas and air and maintain specified temperatures in flues.

  • 4) Observes gauges and adjusts weights on governor to maintain specified gas pressure in collecting main.

  • 5) Cleans plugged gas nozzles, using poker.

  • 6) Inspects airflow and gas-reversing mechanisms, and adjusts or repairs equipment, using handtools.

  • 7) Inspects finished coke visually or with pyrometers for temperature and quality, as it is pushed from oven, and adjusts temperature of oven accordingly.

  • 8) Prepares daily reports from gauges and pyrometer readings, noting changes in pressure or temperature.

  • 9) Repairs ovens, using handtools and spray gun.




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DOT:   542.362-010

Job Number: 4854