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Boarding Room Fixer

Set up and adjust machines and equipment used to shape and dry hose.

What does a Boarding Room Fixer do?

Sets up and adjusts machines and equipment used to shape and dry hose, using knowledge of machine function and boarding II process: Turns valves to admit steam to drying cabinet or boarding forms. Changes toe boards or boarding forms according to size of hose being processed, using key and handtools. Observes gauges during boarding and turns valves to increase or decrease steam pressure and temperature of drying chamber or boarding forms, according to type of hose being boarded. Replaces worn or broken parts, such as conveyors, boarding forms, and electric motors, using handtools.